Stuttgart vs Köln Match Preview and Prediction
Coming up on Friday evening (UK time), in a Bundesliga match-up, Stuttgart will be taking on Köln at Mercedes-Benz-Arena with a 7:30pm start.
It will be televised by BT Sport 2 in the UK.
The following key pointers break down the logic for the tip in this match-up.
The data suggests that the odds compilers have completed a good set of prices on this fixture. Please stake sensibly at all times.
Betting Odds for Stuttgart vs Köln
Backers of the home team can get 2.05 about Stuttgart with bethard; backers of the visitors can get 3.62 about Köln via marathonbet. bethard offer 3.9 for the draw.
For the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.62 via ggbet; the best price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.44 via marathonbet.
Head To Head
Stuttgart played Köln in 2018 for a Bundesliga fixture. The winners were Stuttgart with a final score of 2-3. M. Gómez scored two goals for the home side.
Over the last ten years, the two teams have played 12 times. Stuttgart have won in 5 of them, while their opponents, Köln have won 3 times. There have been 4 draws.
In their head-to-head, there has been an average of 2.67 goals per fixture. Stuttgart score an average of 1.42 and Köln have scored an average of 1.25 each time they've met.
The visiting side, at either ground, has won 25% of these encounters. The home side has prevailed in 41% of them.
In 5th place in Bundesliga with 7 points we have the home team, Stuttgart.
There have been 30 matches played by this side over the recent 12 months. They have 16 wins; 6 draws; and 8 losses. This recent form puts Stuttgart on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 53%-20%-26%.
In this time, they have scored 1.97 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.23 goals on average.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 69% (9 wins) from the latest 13 home fixtures. 15% (2) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 15% (2) being a loss for the home side.
Their home scoring record for this period shows that their average number of goals scored is 2.38 and they have conceded 1.08 on average.
In their last ten matches they have averaged 2.0 goals per match - 6 of these matches have been wins for them. The total number of times both Stuttgart and the other team have scored in these games is 6 out of the ten. There has been 6 matches with a goal total of three or more. They have scored at least once in each of their last 8 matches.
As we look ahead to this one, Köln have 1 point in Bundesliga. They are in 16th position.
There have been 27 matches played by the away team over the course of the last year. They have 10 wins; 4 draws; and 13 losses. In other words, Köln have won 37%, drawn 14%, and lost 48% of their recent matches.
During this recent year, they average 1.74 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.81.
A look at their away record in this time. They have a win rate of 33% (4 wins) from their last 12 away fixtures. 0% (0) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 66% (8) being a loss.
Away from home over the year, their average number of goals scored is 1.92 and they have conceded 2.42 on average.
They are averaging 1.6 goals per game in their most recent ten matches and this has led to their current win rate of 30%. The total number of times both Köln and the other team have scored in these games is 6 out of the ten. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 from their last ten.
Frog's betting tip for Stuttgart vs Köln
Frog thinks this could be a tight affair and can see a draw when these teams meet in this fixture. This is best priced with bethard at odds of 3.9. This tip comes with a low rating.