Table toppers Borussia Dortmund will entertain Hannover in the second game since the restart of the Bundesleague. The hosts have almost perfect balance at home, having only registered one draw in 9 games at Signal Iduna Park. The guests from Hannover are 17th, equal on points with last placed Nurnberg. Borussia boost the best attack and the joint best defence, while their Saturday opponents have the third worst attack and defence in the league.
Borussia Dortmund vs Hannover Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last 20 games||Last 10 games home/away|
|Borussia Dortmund||Draw||12 W/ 5 D/ 3 L||8 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Hannover||Draw||3 W/ 5 D/ 12 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 8 L|
Worth mentioning: Only one of the last four games between the sides produced over 2,5 goals and saw both teams scoring, while in the other three Borussia Dortmund managed to keep a clean sheet. The last four meetings at Signal Iduna Park ended 1:0 with the away team able to record one victory. The seven games prior to that run saw both sides scoring and six of them produced over 3,5 goals.
Last game between the teams: 31.08.2018 Hannover – Borussia Dortmund 0:0
Last game at this venue: 18.03.2018 Borussia Dortmund – Hannover 1:0; Michy Batshuayi 24′
Borussia Dortmund vs Hannover Stats
|As of 22.01||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Borussia Dortmund||Win||8 W/ 1 D/ 1 L||4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Hannover||Loss||1 W/ 2 D/ 7 L||0 W/ 3 D/ 2 L|
Last game Borussia Dortmund: 19.01.2019 Red Bull Leipzig – Borussia Dortmund 0:1; Axel Witsel 19′
Last game Hannover: 19.01.2019 Hannover – Werder Bremen 0:1; Milot Rashica 32′
Top performers Borussia Dortmund: Paco Alcacer 12 goals, Marco Reus 11 goals, 5 assists, Jadon Sancho 6 goals 7 assists.
Top performers Hannover: Ihlas Bebou 3 goals 3 assists, Bobby Wood 3 goals 1 assist, Hendrick Weydandt 3 goals
|Last 10 games||Goals scored:conceded||Over 2,5 goals||Goal/goal||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Since winning 3:2 against Bayern Munich back on 10th of November, Borussia are unable to score more than 2 goals in the next 9 official games. Their last 3 home games ended with the Dortmund side scoring twice in each of them and will try to put one more this time. Hannover conceded one goal in each of their last 3 official games, but managed to score only one and stole just a point from these matches.
Borussia Dortmund vs Hannover News
Missing players Borussia Dortmund: Manuel Akanji, Omer Toprak, Marco Reus
Missing players Hannover: Timo Hubers, Josip Elez, Niclas Fullkrug, Linton Maina, Ihlas Bebou are injured. Genki Haraguchi is away on international duty.
Borussia Dortmund vs Hannover Predictions
Borussia to win -1 handicap