Hertha Berlin enjoy home advantage, when visitors Augsburg swing by this coming Saturday for a clash in the 1. Bundesliga. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count. Following 12 matches, Hertha Berlin rank 14th in the 1. Bundesliga on 13 points. That leaves a gap of 1 points to Augsburg, who sit 15th after collecting 12 points.
Separated only by a narrow margin, a win for Augsburg in their upcoming clash in the 1. Bundesliga will see them swap positions with Hertha Berlin.
Hertha Berlin go into their next 1. Bundesliga match averaging a humble 1 goals per game in their last 10 matches. They scored a mundane total of 10 goals, while also conceding 21 goals. That amounts to an average of 2.1 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring 1 times.
Augsburg are currently performing rather modestly, when it comes to goal-scoring. The visitors on Saturday managed a bearable 11 goals in the past 10 outings. That is an average of 1.1 goals a game, in which their opponents scored a total of 17 goals. They claimed 2 clean sheets as they averaged 1.7 against per match.
Stats and facts for Hertha Berlin and Augsburg.
- Hertha Berlin did not win the last 3 matches in a row;
- Hertha Berlin conceded in the last 13 of 15 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Hertha Berlin's last 4 of 6 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Hertha Berlin's last 4 matches in the row.
- Augsburg has lost the last 4 matches in a row when playing away;
- Augsburg did not win the last 12 matches in a row when playing away;
- Augsburg has lost in the last 4 of 5 matches when playing away;
- Augsburg conceded in the last 8 of 10 matches.
Current form — Hertha Berlin v. Augsburg
Hertha Berlin continue to collect points
The mood around Hertha Berlin is pretty low right now, as a win has proven hard to come by in recent weeks. Only a single point prevents Hertha Berlin from having nothing to show for their previous 3 games. They came up short in a 2-0 defeat against Hoffenheim, before drawing 1-1 with Bayer Leverkusen. They were back on loser street last time out when Union Berlin ran out 2-0 winners.
Augsburg looking for more.
Results have been pretty much up to scratch in recent matches for Augsburg, who have performed more or less according to expectations. Augsburg are a bit back and forth at the moment, but at least mostly forth, as they beat VfB Stuttgart by 4-1. Following that up proved too difficult as they lost 1-0 against Wolfsburg, before claiming 3 points in a 2-1 win against Bayern München.
In a match between these two seemingly equal sides on paper, and with both in the same shape right now, home advantage could prove the deciding factor. A win for Hertha Berlin at odds 2.00 looks the best call this coming Saturday. Perhaps as an addition to an accumulator, should this be your preferred betting strategy.
Hertha Berlin v. Augsburg — fixture history
The last time the pair played each other, Hertha Berlin came away as winners back in March 2021 in a match in the 1. Bundesliga. Hertha Berlin head into their upcoming match against Augsburg with a 50% winning record in recent 1. Bundesliga meetings. In 10 encounters, that amounts to a 5-4-1 record for the home side, as they amassed a win rate of 10%. The past 10 matches between Hertha Berlin and Augsburg have largely been entertaining matches. With more than two goals coming out 6 times in these encounters, it is only natural to look for goals this coming Saturday.
Current table in the 1. Bundesliga
Glancing at the 1. Bundesliga table it is obvious that this match is vital for the opposing teams as there is only 1 points difference between them. This means that in the league match 13 for Augsburg, they have an opportunity to catch up or even climb past Hertha Berlin in the league standings. Hertha Berlin, who ranks as number 14 with 13 points, will do their best at least maintain the current gap to their upcoming opponents. All in all there is much at stake this coming Saturday and a lot to be thrilled about.
Marco Richter has been the most prolific scorer for the home team recently. Surely, Hertha Berlin are relying on him to once again shine in their upcoming match. Meanwhile, Augsburg will be looking to Reece Oxford in the hope that he will add more goals to his current total of 2 goals in his latest games.