Augsburg vs Borussia Dortmund Preview, Tips and Odds

Augsburg will welcome Borussia Dortmund to WWK Arena on Saturday for their game of the 20th round in the Bundesliga. The home side is currently sitting on the 10th spot in the standings with 23 points, while their next opponents from Dortmund are up at 4th position on 30 points.

Augsburg vs Borussia Dortmund Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Augsburg Loss 2 W/ 5 D/ 11 L 1 W/ 2 D/ 6 L
Borussia Dortmund Win 11 W/ 5 D/ 2 L 6 W/ 2 D/ 1 L

Last game between the teams: 17.08.2019 Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund – Augsburg 5:1; Paco Alcacer 3’, 59’, Jadon Sancho 51’, Marco Reus 57’, Jlian Brandt 82’; Florian Niederlechner 1’
Last game at this venue: 01.03.2019 Bundesliga: Augsburg – Borussia Dortmund 2:1; Ji Dong-Won 24’, 68’; Paco Alcacer 81’

Worth mentioning: The two teams met in the opening round of the current campaign in Dortmund, and despite Augsburg opened the score as early as the 1st minute, Borussia ended up winning the game 5:1. Each of the previous six H2H clashes were tight affairs and were decided by not more than one goal margins. All of the last five games witnessed goals at both ends, while four featured over 2,5 goals.

Augsburg vs Borussia Dortmund Stats

As of 14.01 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Augsburg Draw 7 W/ 2 D/ 1 L 4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L
Borussia Dortmund Loss 5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L 3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L

Last game Augsburg: 10.01.2020 Club Friendly: Augsburg – Cercle Brugge 3:3; Rani Khedira 32’, Fredrik Jensen 51’, 82’; Kevin Hoggas 12’, Isaac Christie-Davies 68’, Vitinho 72’
Top performers Augsburg: Florian Niederlechner 8 goals 6 assists, Philipp Max 6 goals 4 assists, Marco Richter 3 goals 2 assists.
Next game Augsburg: 25.01.2020 Bundesliga: Union Berlin – Augsburg
Last game Borussia Dortmund: 11.01.2020 Club Friendly: Borussia Dortmund – Mainz 0:2; Karim Onisiwo 45’, Moussa Niakhate 54’
Top performers Borussia Dortmund: Jadon Sancho 9 goals 9 assists, Marco Reus 9 goals 3 assists, Paco Alcacer 5 goals 1 assist.
Next game Borussia Dortmund: 24.01.2020 Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund – FC Koln

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Augsburg 27-11 8 6 4
Borussia Dortmund 22-14 8 6 3

Worth mentioning: Augsburg ended 2019 with a defeat to league leaders RB Leipzig, but prior to that were undefeated in seven consecutive meetings, winning six times in the process. The team played two friendly games during the winter break in the Bundesliga, winning 4:0 over Scottish Hibernians and ending in a 3:3 draw with Belgian side Cercle Brugge. All of Augsburg’s last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, as three also saw both involved teams to score.
Borussia Dortmund did not enjoy the best of finishes for 2019, as they recorded a draw and a defeat in their last two games for the year. In 2020 the team already played two friendly matches, winning one, but losing the most recent 0:2 to Mainz. Three of Borussia’s last five games featured over 2,5 goals, and only the same three also witnessed goals at both ends.

Augsburg vs Borussia Dortmund News

Missing players Augsburg: Ruben Vargas, Simon Asta, Iago, Maurice Malone, Reece Oxford and Raphael Framberger are injured. Alfred Finnbogason is doubtful.
Missing players Borussia Dortmund: Marcel Schmelzer and Thomas Delaney are injured.

Augsburg vs Borussia Dortmund Predictions

Both teams to score & Over 2,5 goals – 1.72 @ bet365