Paderborn vs Hannover 96 Match Preview and Prediction
Benteler-Arena will see Paderborn play Hannover 96 on Sunday 18 October, for a 2 Bundesliga match-up. The start time is 12:30pm (UK).
The game has no official UK TV coverage. Frog The Gambler's live scores section will publish real-time goal updates during the match.
Read on for full preview, match prediction and recommended bet.
Frog has found positive expected value to be taken advantage of with this one. Frog's analysis will break down where it lies.
Betting Odds for Paderborn vs Hannover 96
If we start with the 1X2, Bet365 go 3.1 about Paderborn, Bet365 offer 3.5 for the draw and Unibet are best price 2.32 about Hannover 96. These are the best prices.
On to the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.67 with the line makers at William Hill and the top price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.33 via 888sport.
Here we have the latest odds for the BTTS market. "Yes" is available at 1.57 with William Hill. Or "No" can be snapped up at 2.63 for the customers of 888sport.
Head To Head
To start, we note that Paderborn played Hannover 96 in January for a Club Friendlies clash. The winners were Paderborn - winning with a score of 0-1.
In the last ten years of FTG records, these teams have played a total of 5 times. Paderborn have emerged victorious in 3 of them; Hannover 96 have won 2 matches. None of the matches ended in a draw.
For this particular head-to-head, there has been an average of 3.2 goals in their meetings. Paderborn have scored an average of 1.6; Hannover 96 score an average of 1.6 per match.
Looking at the match-up on the road, whichever side has been away has won 40% of these encounters. The home side has won 60% of the time.
As we look ahead to this one, Paderborn have 1 point in the 2 Bundesliga. They are in 15th place.
There is a total of 31 matches played by them over the recent 12 months. They have 6 wins; 6 draws; and 19 losses. Therefore, Paderborn have won 19%, drawn 19%, and lost 61% of their recent matches.
During this recent year, they average 1.16 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.84.
Let's look at their record at home over the same time-frame. They have a win rate of 18% (2 wins) from the latest 11 home fixtures. 9% (1) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 72% (8) resulting in a loss for the home side.
At home over the year, their average number of goals scored is 1.45. They have conceded 2.27 on average.
Across all competitions, their recent performance data shows that they have scored 13 goals in their last ten matches and this has led to their current win rate of 10%. The frequency of matches in which both Paderborn and their opposition have scored is 5 out of the ten; the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 4 out of the last ten.
Hannover 96 have 6 points in the league. They are in 2nd place.
Looking over the last year, they have played 27 matches. They have 11 wins; 6 draws; and 10 losses. This gives Hannover 96 a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 40%-22%-37%.
In this time, they have scored 1.74 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.48 goals on average.
When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 35% (5 wins) in their 14 away fixtures. 7% (1) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 57% (8) being a loss when they are the away team.
When the visiting side in this time, their average number of goals scored is 1.64 and they have conceded 1.86 on average.
Their recent performance, across all formats, shows that they have scored a total of 23 goals in their last ten matches; they have won 6 of these matches. The total number of times both Hannover 96 and the other team have scored in these games is 8 out of the ten and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 8 games over this same period.
And they have scored at least once in each of their last 12 matches.
Frog's betting tip for Paderborn vs Hannover 96
There is at least one team in this match that is capable of keeping a clean sheet. We're taking the No side of the Both Teams To Score market. This forecast has highlighted some positive expected value, at an odds-against price.888sport will give you 2.63 for no more than one side to score.