Nuremberg take on visiting team Heidenheim at Max-Morlock-Stadion in the Bundesliga 2 meeting on Friday.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Nuremberg v Heidenheim game.
Nuremberg go into this match following a 0-0 Bundesliga 2 drawn result versus Regensburg.
In that game, Nuremberg managed 56% possession and 12 shots at goal with 1 of them on target. At the other end, Jahn Regensburg got 9 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target.
In their last six fixtures, Robert Klauß’s Nuremberg have scored 7 times – an average number of goals per match of 1.17.
Since tasting defeat last time out to Hamburg in Bundesliga 2 action, Heidenheim will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that game, Heidenheim managed 51% possession and 13 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target. Hamburg got 13 shots at goal with 4 on target. Robert Glatzel (42′) scored for Hamburg.
In 5 of the previous 6 games involving Heidenheim, a comparatively low number of goals have been scored between them and opposing sides. The overall average goals scored per game during that spell works out to just 1.83, with the number of goals averaged by Heidenheim being 1.67.
Heading into this contest, Heidenheim have not won against Nuremberg when having played them away from home in the previous 6 league games. They’ll be keen to stop this run.
👥 Head to head
If we look at their past head to head meetings going back to 30/08/2019, both clubs have shared the honours with Nuremberg winning 2 of those games, Heidenheim 2 and 2 being drawn in regulation time.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 22 in all at an average of 3.67 goals per match.
The last league encounter featuring these clubs was Bundesliga 2 match day 28 on 03/04/2022 which ended up with the score at Heidenheim 3-1 Nuremberg.
In that game, Heidenheim had 38% possession and 18 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. The goalscorers were Tim Kleindienst (3′, 84′) and Maurice Malone (36′).
For their opponents, Nuremberg had 11 attempts on goal with 6 on target. Manuel Schäffler (88′) was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Felix Brych.
🗞️ Team News: Nuremberg
Lino Tempelmann (Torn Ankle Ligament), Pascal Köpke (Knee Surgery), Lukas Schleimer (Intraarticular ligament crack in the ankle) and Tim Handwerker (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are unavailable for Nuremberg manager Robert Klauß.
🗞️ Team News: Heidenheim
Owing to a completely healthy squad available for selection, the Heidenheim manager Frank Schmidt doesn’t have any fitness worries at all before this match.
We feel that in this game, Heidenheim have the capability to put one past this Nuremberg side, however that is unlikely to be as many as the goals that they could concede.
We’re tipping a close game with a 2-1 advantage for Nuremberg when all is said and done. Looking forward to seeing how this one unfolds.
📚 What are the top odds for the game?
Looking at the bookies’ prices on the full-time result market, the win for Nuremberg is best priced at 2.25, a wager on the game finishing all-square is 3.5 and staking on victory for Heidenheim comes in at 3.25. They’re the best market prices on offer at the current time.