Mainz vs Hoffenheim Preview, Tips and Odds

Mainz and Hoffenheim will face one another on Saturday in a game of the 29th round in the German Bundesliga. Mainz are in serious danger of getting relegated at the end of the season, as they currently sit on 15th place with 28 points, just one more than the first team in the danger zone. Hoffenheim are up at 7th position having collected 39 points so far.

Mainz vs Hoffenheim Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Mainz Win 8 W/ 6 D/ 6 L 5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L
Hoffenheim Loss 6 W/ 6 D/ 8 L 2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L

Last game between the teams: 24.11.2019 Bundesliga: Hoffenheim – Mainz 1:5; Andrej Kramaric 83’; Levin Oztunali 33’, Pavel Kaderabek 52’(own goal), Pierre Kunde Malong 62’, 90’, Pean-Paul Boetius 90’;Bote Baku from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 45’
Last game at this venue: 18.05.2019 Bundesliga: Mainz – Hoffenheim 4:2: Daniel Brosinski 66’(penalty), Jean-Paul Boetius 83’, 90’, Jean-Philippe Mateta 90’; Ishak Belfodil 12’, Andrej Kramaric 34’; Christoph Baumgartner from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 41’

Worth mentioning: In the previous meeting between the two sides in November 2019, Mainz produced one of their best performances for the campaign, and despite playing away from home and being reduced to 10 men, recorded a comprehensive 1:5 victory. Hoffenheim failed to win any of the last three H2H clashes, with the goal difference in these being 4:10 in favor of Mainz. All of the last five encounters witnessed goals at both ends, as four also featured over 4,5 goals.

Mainz vs Hoffenheim Stats

As of 28.05 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Mainz Draw 2 W/ 4 D/ 4 L 1 W/ 2 D/ 2 L
Hoffenheim Win 2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L 0 W/ 3 D/ 2 L

Last game Mainz: 27.05.2020 Bundesliga: Union Berlin – Mainz 1:1; Marcus Ingvartsen33’; Bote Baku 13’; Robert Andrich from the home team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 41’
Top performers Mainz: Robin Quiason 12 goals 2 assists, Karim Onisiwo 4 goals 5 assists,Levin Oztunali 4 goals 3 assists.
Next game Mainz: 06.06.2020 Bundesliga: Eintracht Frankfurt – Mainz
Last game Hoffenheim: 27.05.2020 Bundesliga: Hoffenheim – FC Koln 3:1; Christoph Baumgartner 11’, 46’, Steven Zuber 48’; Florian Kainz 60’; Benjamin Hubner from the home team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 50’; Sebastiaan Bornauw from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 26’
Top performers Hoffenheim: Andrej Kramaric 7 goals 2 assists, Christoph Baumgartner 6 goals 2 assists, Sargis Adamyan 5 goals 1 assist.
Next game Hoffenheim: 06.06.2020 Bundesliga: Fortuna Dusseldorf – Hoffenheim

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Mainz 11-20 6 6 2
Hoffenheim 13-22 6 7 0

Worth mentioning: Mainz earned a point from their visit to Union Berlin on Wednesday after a 1:1 draw. The team is without a win in its last four matches, as three finished in stalemates, and the other was a heavy 5:0 defeat to RB Leipzig. Only one of Mainz’ last seven outings resulted in a victory for the visiting teams. Two of their last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals, as three saw both involved sides to hit the back of the nets.
Hoffenheim finally triumphed over FC Koln with a 3:1 score on Wednesday and finally ended the negative without a win which was stretching to eight matches. That was also the first time Hoffe scored more than a goal for the last six encounters and first victory for a home side in the last seven games. Three of Hoffenheim’s last five outings featured over 2,5 goals and also three witnessed goals at both ends.

Mainz vs Hoffenheim News

Missing players Mainz: Robin Zentner is injured. Srefan Bell is questionable.
Missing players Hoffenheim: Benjamin Hubner is suspended. Sargis Adamyan, Ishak Belfodil and Konstantinos Stafylidis are injured. Andrej Kramaric is doubtful.

Mainz vs Hoffenheim Predictions

Hoffenheim to win – 2.37 @ bet365