Borussia M'gladbach vs Shakhtar Donetsk Match Preview
Coming up on Wednesday afternoon (UK time), Borussia M'gladbach will welcome Shakhtar Donetsk at Stadion im BORUSSIA-PARK with a 5:55pm kick-off. This is a Champions League fixture.
BT Sport 1 will be showing this match in the UK.
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Head To Head
Borussia M'gladbach played Shakhtar Donetsk earlier this month. It was a Champions League fixture. The winners at the final whistle were Borussia M'gladbach - with a final score of 0-6. A. Plea scored three for Borussia M'gladbach.
This was the first time these sides have met, in ten years of data.
Borussia M'gladbach have played 35 times in the last 12-months. They have 19 wins; 7 draws; and 9 losses. This gives them a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 54%-20%-25%.
In this time, they have scored 2.2 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.26 goals on average.
Let's look at their record at home over the same time-frame. They have a win rate of 55% (10 wins) from the latest 18 home fixtures. 22% (4) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 22% (4) being a loss for the home side.
On average they have scored 1.89 goals when at home in this same period. They have conceded 1.11.
Their recent performance data shows that they have 22 goals in their last ten matches; 4 of these matches have been wins. Of those ten matches, 7 of them have seen both sides score... The number of matches with three match goals or more is 7 games in these last ten outings.
And they have scored in their last 9 matches.
There is a total of 36 matches played by Shakhtar Donetsk over the recent 12 months. They have 20 wins; 10 draws; and 6 losses. This gives them a recent form Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 55%-27%-16%.
In these matches, they have averaged 1.94 goals for, and 1.33 goals against.
When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 40% (6 wins) from 15 away fixtures. 46% (7) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 13% (2) resulting in a loss.
When the visiting side in this time, their average number of goals scored is 1.73 and they have conceded 1.6 on average.
Across all competitions, they are averaging 2.1 goals per game in their most recent ten matches. In this time they have a win rate of 50%. Of these ten games, 6 of them have seen both sides score and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 games over this same period.