Kaiserslautern played St Pauli in their last game. They won 2-1 and recorded 41% of possession. Terrence Boyd and Kenny Prince Redondo were their goalscorers in this 2. Bundesliga match at Fritz Walter Stadion.
Paderborn won their last match 4-2 against Hannover 96 in the 2. Bundesliga. They had 54% possession and eleven shots on target in this match. They also had three corners at Benteler-Arena, with Marvin Pieringer, Ron Schallenberg and Felix Platte on the scoresheet.
Kaiserslautern will be looking for a repeat result of a 2-1 Bundesliga 2 victory versus St. Pauli.
In that game, Kaiserslautern managed 37% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 3 on target. For Kaiserslautern, the goals were scored by Terrence Boyd (9′) and Kenny Prince Redondo (86′). St. Pauli had 15 attempts at goal with 4 on target. Jakov Medić (88′) was the scorer for St. Pauli.
Dirk Schuster’s Kaiserslautern have found the net 9 times in their prior 6 outings. Conversely, the number of goals that they have conceded in those games is 6.
Analysis of their past results shows that Kaiserslautern:
- haven’t lost in the league to SC Paderborn 07 in their last 2 games.
- haven’t been defeated in their previous 2 home league matches.
SC Paderborn 07
Paderborn will go into this match following on from a 4-2 Bundesliga 2 win versus Hannover in their last outing.
In that game, SC Paderborn 07 had 53% possession and 30 attempts on goal with 11 of them on target. For SC Paderborn 07, goals were scored by Marvin Pieringer (52′), Ron Schallenberg (60′) and Felix Platte (89′). Hannover 96 had 16 shots at goal with 7 of them on target. Håvard Nielsen (12′), Luka Krajnc (28′ Own goal) and Cedric Teuchert (37′) scored for Hannover.
Illustrating their involvement in high-scoring encounters, goals have been celebrated 29 times in the prior six games in which SC Paderborn 07 have played, giving a mean average of 4.83 goals per meeting. Their opponents have managed 7 of these goals. We will see if that trend can be continued on here.
Going into this contest, SC Paderborn 07 are without a win away from home in their last 3 league games.
🤜🤛 Head to head
Looking at their past head-to-head meetings dating back to 10/11/2012 tells us that Kaiserslautern have won 4 of them & Paderborn 1, with the number of drawn matches standing at 1.
An aggregate of 12 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 10 of them for Kaiserslautern and 2 for Paderborn. That’s an average goals per game of 2.
The last league clash featuring the two was Bundesliga 2 match day 21 on 12/02/2016 and the score finished SC Paderborn 07 0-4 Kaiserslautern.
The referee was Marco Fritz.
ℹ️ Team News: Kaiserslautern
Angelos Stavridis (Ankle Fracture), Ben Zolinski (Knee Injury) and Avdo Spahic (Hand Injury) will not be taking part for Kaiserslautern boss Dirk Schuster.
🗞️ Team News: Paderborn
Paderborn manager Lukas Kwasniok has to currently contend with reduced team options. Marcel Mehlem (Calf Problems), Kai Klefisch (Ankle Fracture) and Sebastian Klaas (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) miss out here.
SC Paderborn 07 and Kaiserslautern should both be able to score more than once here although it’s hard to pick a clear winner.
It will be interesting to see how this one goes, with a good chance of a draw and also of goals in the match. Therefore, we predict a hard-fought contest, finishing with a score draw when the referee blows the final whistle.
📚 What are the top odds for the game?
Regarding the current betting odds in the 90 min. result market, a win for Kaiserslautern can be had for 2.9, betting on a draw is 3.68 & selecting a victory for SC Paderborn 07 gets 2.4. Those are the best of the returns available at the current time.