Union vs Wolfsburg: prediction for the DFB-Pokal match
Top-form Union are set to host Wolfsburg, who lost the previous Bundesliga game, for a DFB-Pokal round of 16 fixture. Will the Wolves put up a fight to the opponent on January 31? The answer is in our prediction.
Union won all of their friendlies during preparation for the second half of the season. Urs Fischer's men managed to extend their winning streak in Bundesliga, beating Hoffenheim (3:1), Werder (2:1) and Hertha (2:0). Berlin side climbed to 2nd position in the standings. The Iron ones brought back the defensive quality and also started to play much better offensively.
Wolfsburg also had a successful start to the second half of the season, winning two consecutive matches. But in the most recent game, Niko Kovac's men were finally defeated. The Wolves took an away loss from Werder (1:2). Team is currently at the 7th spot, but still has a chance to fight for a Champions League spot.
Ставка Correct score 2:0
Wolfsburg suffered two of five latest defeats by that score
Ставка Union to score in the second half
This bet played in all five latest home matches of Union
Ставка First half: total under 1.5 goals
This bet played in four of five latest head-to-head matches in Berlin
Both teams look great after the pause and already managed to gain momentum. But Union have an advantage on discipline. Wolfsburg put up a disappointing defensive performance in the previous match. The Iron ones will also play at home, where they are always successful. Berlin side should win the upcoming match.
Our prediction - Asian handicap (0) on Union
We are not expecting a high-scoring game here, because both clubs are solid on defense. We offer to place a bet on total under.
Our second bet is on total under 2.5 goals