Eintracht Frankfurt vs Mainz Germany – Bundesliga Date: Saturday, 18 December 2021 Kick-off at 14:30 UK / 15:30 CET Venue: Deutsche Bank Park.
Eintracht Frankfurt spent most of the season stuck in the bottom half of the table. However, with a consistent run of wins, the club has climbed its way in the Bundesliga and will hope to keep that form going.
Mainz meanwhile could clinch a spot within the top 5 positions with a win here as we approach the halfway point of the league, as Leverkusen and/or Freiburg would drop points when they face each other this Sunday.
These teams will renew their rivalry on matchday 17 of the Bundesliga this Sunday at Deutsche Bank Park in a Hesse derby. Read our Preview, Predictions, and Tips with Analysis here.
Eintracht Frankfurt vs Mainz Head-to-head
SGE has just a win against this side in their previous 6 meetings.
3 clean sheets were kept in the preceding 5 clashes.
4 of the last 5 h2h fixtures saw a combined score line of 2 goals.
The visitors are undefeated in their last 3 trips to this venue with 2 wins in the process.
The Eagles failed to win any of their opening 6 league fixtures. However, with 5 wins in their last 6 league games, the club now occupies 7th position in the league. They are level on points with their opponents for the weekend.
The 05ers have gone through ups and downs in the first half of the Bundesliga campaign. Through 7 wins and 3 draws the side has put 24 points on the board. With 7 points from their last 5 league outings, the club is 6th in the table, 16 points behind league leaders Bayern.
Eintracht Frankfurt vs Mainz Prediction
The hosts have lost just once at this venue in the league since June 2020. They are favourites to emerge victors against a side that has lost 4 of their previous 5 fixtures on the road.
Both teams have contributed to a score line of 3 or more goals in Frankfurt’s last 4 fixtures. While the Carnival Club’s last 4 away matches saw a score line of more than 2.5 goals in which both teams found the back of the net. Considering the above both teams should score 3 or more combined goals.