VfB Stuttgart are in with a good chance of adding three nice points to their total in round 11 of the 1. Bundesliga. They will be disappointed not to beat Arminia Bielefeld, whom they welcome on home soil at Mercedes-Benz Arena. VfB Stuttgart bid welcome to Arminia Bielefeld, who ended last season as number 15 in the 1. Bundesliga.
The hosts can look back on a season which saw them end up as number 9. VfB Stuttgart rank as number 13 in the table on 10 points after 10 matches. With 10 rounds behind them, Arminia Bielefeld have amassed 5 points and sit 17 in the 1. Bundesliga. Times are tough for both VfB Stuttgart and Arminia Bielefeld these days in the 1. Bundesliga. Both have their eyes fixed on this upcoming match to boost morale.
VfB Stuttgart go into their next 1. Bundesliga match averaging a humble 1.5 goals per game in their last 10 matches. They scored a mundane total of 15 goals, while also conceding 19 goals. That amounts to an average of 1.9 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring 1 times.
Arminia Bielefeld travel to their next 1. Bundesliga match, averaging a lowly 0.6 goals per game in their last 10 matches. They scored a disappointing total of 6 goals, while also conceding 16 goals. That amounts to an average of 1.6 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring 2 times.
Stats and facts for VfB Stuttgart and Arminia Bielefeld.
- VfB Stuttgart did not win the last 3 matches in a row;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in VfB Stuttgart's last 3 of 5 matches;
- VfB Stuttgart conceded the last 9 matches in a row at home;
- Total goals was OVER 3.5 in VfB Stuttgart's last 2 of 4 matches.
- Arminia Bielefeld did not win the last 10 matches in a row;
- Arminia Bielefeld did not win the last 4 matches in a row when playing away;
- Arminia Bielefeld has lost in the last 4 of 5 matches;
- Arminia Bielefeld conceded in the last 8 of 10 matches.
Current form — VfB Stuttgart v. Arminia Bielefeld
VfB Stuttgart continue to look blunt
VfB Stuttgart go into this encounter on the back of some poor performances in the league. Only a single point prevents VfB Stuttgart from having nothing to show for their previous 3 games. They claimed a 1-1 draw against Union Berlin, before getting trounced 2-0 against FC Koln. Last time out more disappointment followed as Augsburg ran out 4-1 winners.
Arminia Bielefeld hope to stop the rot.
Arminia Bielefeld will enter the match hoping to see the back of some rather disappointing results in recent matches. Only a single point prevents Arminia Bielefeld from having nothing to show for their previous 3 games. They came up short in a 1-3 defeat against B. Dortmund before drawing 2-2 with Mainz 05 by a score. They were back on loser street last time out, when Mainz 05 ran out 1-2 winners.
According to the bookmakers, VfB Stuttgart are favourites to win. If one is in favour of the away win, the odds are currently at 4.20 on the visitors. This means the bookies predict, they are in with a 24% chance of beating Arminia Bielefeld. Placing your bet on Arminia Bielefeld, the best price at the time of writing lies at 1.75.
VfB Stuttgart v. Arminia Bielefeld — fixture history
Arminia Bielefeld not only managed to beat VfB Stuttgart in their last two meetings in the 1. Bundesliga. They also kept a clean sheet on the way winning 2-0 in May 2021 and 3-0 in January 2021. VfB Stuttgart enter the match against Arminia Bielefeld with a 2-4-4 record in their previous 10 encounters in the 1. Bundesliga. This amounts to a 20% winning ratio for VfB Stuttgart, with Arminia Bielefeld victorious in 40% of the last 10 encounters. The past 10 matches between VfB Stuttgart and Arminia Bielefeld 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
Looking at the current 1. Bundesliga standings, VfB Stuttgart and Arminia Bielefeld are currently 5 points and 4 places apart. VfB Stuttgart will no doubt attempt to grab all three points from Arminia Bielefeld this coming Saturday to move further up the league table. Despite being the outsider in this clash, Arminia Bielefeld will try to make this a miserable day for their opponents. The result of this game could have a big impact on both teams in their upcoming matches. There is every reason to zoom in on the clash between VfB Stuttgart and Arminia Bielefeld.
Primary goal getter
It is difficult to look past Konstantinos Mavropanos, when on the search for a marksman. He seems on a strong run and hit the target 3 times for VfB Stuttgart in their last 6 games. Fabian Klos has managed to hit the target 2 times in the last half dozen matches for Arminia Bielefeld. It is probably safe to say that they will both be looking to add to their total here once again.