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Borussia Dortmund - FSV Mainz
Sun, 16.01.2021 – 4:30 PM GMT+2
our main tip:
Dortmund 3+ Goals

Bor. Dortmund vs FSV Mainz 16.01.2021

Borussia Dortmund have begun 2021 in style and they seem to have completely moved on from the sacking of Lucien Favre with two victories on the bounce. Despite their struggles in finding the back of the net in the first 45 minutes, they found a way to win convincingly by the end of 90 minutes.

They are fourth on the log and they will view the game against Mainz as an opportunity to apply some pressure on the teams above them on the log. The former Bundesliga champions will be counting on red-hot Erling Haaland who has scored a record 25 league goals in 25 games to put the visitors to the sword.

Mainz have an uphill battle on their hands against Dortmund. They are clearly short on confidence and their form on the road is nothing to write home about. They are not expected to put much of a resistance against Edin Terzić’s men. Dortmund will most likely emerge victorious, but we will back them to do it convincingly, with at least three goals plundered by the host.

 Main tip: Dortmund to Score 3+ Goals (go to tip details)

Head-to-Head stats Borussia Dortmund vs FSV Mainz

We look at the last 24 matches between these two teams:

  • Dortmund have 15 wins, Mainz have 6 wins and 3 matches were drawn
  • These matches recorded an average of 2.60 goals per game
  • The last meeting ended 0-2 in favour of Mainz

Latest results Borussia Dortmund

  • 4 wins, and a loss in their last 5 games in all competitions.
  • 10 goals scored an average of 2.00 goals in their last 5 games
  • Won 1-3 away at RB Leipzig in their last match

Latest results FSV Mainz

  • 4 losses and 1 draw in their last 5 games
  • 11 goals scored in the last 5 games. Average of 0.08 goals per game
  • Lost 0-2 against Eintracht Frankfurt in their last league match

Bundesliga Table Standings and Latest Results

Bor. Dortmund: rank 4th – 15 matches – 9 wins – 1 draws – 5 losses – 28 points
Form Guide (most recent first): W-W-W-L-W

FSV Mainz: rank 18th – 15 matches – 1 win – 3 draws – 11 losses – 6 points
Form Guide (most recent first): L-L-L-L-D

Possible squad Borussia Dortmund

Bor. Dortmund: Burki; Meunier, Akanji, Hummels, Guerreiro, Can, Delaney; Sancho, Reus, Reyna, Haaland

Out: Witsell (Tendon), Bellingham (Knock), Hazard (Muscle), Schmelzer (Knee)

Coach: Edin Terzić

Possible squad FSV Mainz

FSV Mainz: Zentner, Hack, St. Juste, Niakhate, Brosinski, Barreiro Martins, Latza, Boetius, Quaison, Stoger, Burkardt

Out: Fernandes (COVID-19), Kilian (Knock), Tauer (Muscle), Kunde (Knee), Nebel (Ankle)

Coach: Bo Svensson

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Our tip(s) and odds in detail

According to the statistics above and the odds of the bookmakers, we suggest the following:

1) Bet on Dortmund to Score 3+ Goals

  • Mainz have conceded 11 goals in their last 5 matches
  • They have the second-most porous defence in the Bundesliga, with 33 goals conceded

Betking offers the best odds for the bet “Dortmund to Score 3+ Goals”
The odd of 1.75 means that the bookmakers are calculating with a likelihood of approx. 57%  chance Borussia Dortmund will score at least three total goals in the game

Odds comparison for Dortmund to Score 3+ Goals

Betking – odd 1.75
Interwetten – odd 1.70
Bet9ja – odd 1.65

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2) Bet on Most Goals 2nd Half

  • 3 of Dortmund’s last 5 games have returned more goals in the second half
  • Mainz have averaged a second half losing margin of 3.0 unanswered goals

Odds for this bet

Interwetten offer the best odds for “Most Goals 2nd Half”

The odd of 2.00 means that the bookmaker is calculating with a likelihood of approx. 50% that there will be more goals scored in the second half of the match

Odds comparisons for Most Goals 2nd Half

Interwetten – odd 2.00
Betking – odd 1.95
Bet9ja – odd 1.92

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