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Bundesliga: Bochum vs Hoffenheim – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the Bundesliga game between Bochum and Hoffenheim who meet up on Friday. The match preview includes the current team news, stats, and a recommended betting tip.

Bochum welcome Hoffenheim on Friday in the Bundesliga, with the host motivated by the possibility of closing the gap in the table on the visitors. On the other hand, the latter could distance themselves even further with a win in this exciting round 31 match.


Form: Bochum vs Hoffenheim

Bochum Form

A solitary draw point prevents Bochum from having nothing to show for their previous three games. They came up short in a 2-1 defeat against FC Koln, before drawing 1-1 with FC Heidenheim. They came up empty-handed once again when Wolfsburg ran out as 1-0 winners. Bochum just have a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six Bundesliga matches at the Vonovia Ruhrstadion. They also drew three and lost two of these six encounters, in which they scored nine and conceded 12 goals.

Hoffenheim Form

Six points is Hoffenheim have to show from their past three matches, as they beat Augsburg by 3-1. This was followed by a 4-1 defeat against Mainz 05, before winning 4-3 against Borussia Moenchengladbach. Hoffenheim managed to win just once in their past six away games in the Bundesliga. On top of winning once they also drew one as well as losing four, while scoring 16 time and letting in ten.

Betting stats for Bochum and Hoffenheim

Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Bochum and Hoffenheim. The facts are based on the statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.

  • Bochum have scored in the last 20 home matches in a row
  • Bochum have scored in the last 20 home matches in a row in the Bundesliga
  • In 12 of the last 14 home matches Bochum played in the Bundesliga, both teams scored
  • In 9 of the last 10 matches Bochum played, both teams scored
  • In 9 of the last 10 matches Bochum played in the Bundesliga, both teams scored
  • Hoffenheim have conceded in 66 of the last 68 matches
  • Hoffenheim have conceded in 50 of the last 52 matches in the Bundesliga
  • Hoffenheim have conceded in 35 of the last 37 away matches
  • In 14 of the last 16 away matches Hoffenheim played in the Bundesliga, both teams scored
  • Hoffenheim have conceded in 25 of the last 26 away matches in the Bundesliga

Players in form: Bochum vs Hoffenheim

Philipp Hofmann is the most prolific Bundesliga marksman for the home team, scoring twice recently. Hoffenheim look to Wout Weghorst, hoping he can add to his current total of two Bundesliga goals in his latest games.

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Full-time result

Bochum claimed all three points four times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing four along the way. They endured defeat in two of the games in this run. Hoffenheim won one of their last 10 games away, while drawing one and losing eight in this series of matches. Amazingly, Hoffenheim failed to keep a clean sheet in their 25 last matches. Bochum have beaten Hoffenheim in 3 consecutive home league meetings

Both teams to score

Bochum scored first in seven of their last ten home games. Hoffenheim scored the opening goal in seven of the last ten games. Both teams have scored in the last 6 consecutive home games Bochum played. Both teams have scored in last 4 consecutive Hoffenheim games. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Bochum managed to keep a clean sheet in zero of the last 10 games, Hoffenheim kept their opponent from scoring in zero of their last 10 matches. Bochum have scored in 4 consecutive home meetings with Hoffenheim.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals came out six times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Bochum, who scored an average of 1.2 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals came out in eight of the last 10 matches Hoffenheim played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.6 goals themselves during this run. Bochum conceded a goal in their last 12 matches.

Betting prediction: Bochum vs Hoffenheim

To summarize, the upcoming Bundesliga clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for Bochum vs Hoffenheim mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.

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