With Wolfsburg currently in mid-table, they have a chance to gain some ground on FC Koln, when going head-to-head on Tuesday in the 1. Bundesliga. Wolfsburg step onto the pitch at 10th in the 1. Bundesliga table on 20 points following 15 rounds. FC Koln are number 11 in the standings with 19 points after 15 matches.
Wolfsburg have been left reeling after a series of defeats in the 1. Bundesliga and look for a way out of the doldrums. Their upcoming clash with FC Koln presents them with another opportunity to get back to winning ways.
Wolfsburg are relatively average in the art of goal-scoring these days. The hosts this coming Tuesday claimed a steady 8 goals in their previous 10 matches. An average of 0.8 goals per game. They simultaneously allowed their opponents 20 goals, or an average of 2 goals a game. They clawed out a clean sheet 2 times in this run.
FC Koln are currently performing rather modestly, when it comes to goal-scoring. The visitors this coming Tuesday managed a bearable 14 goals in the past 10 outings. That is an average of 1.4 goals a game, in which their opponents scored a total of 18 goals. They claimed 0 clean sheets as they averaged 1.8 against per match. Here's our betting guide to the match and our predictions for what will unfold!
Stats and facts for Wolfsburg and FC Koln.
- Wolfsburg has lost the last 3 matches in a row;
- Wolfsburg did not win the last 4 matches in a row;
- Wolfsburg has lost in the last 4 of 5 matches at home;
- Wolfsburg conceded in the last 9 of 11 matches.
- FC Koln did not win the last 8 matches in a row when playing away;
- FC Koln conceded in the last 31 of 33 matches;
- FC Koln conceded the last 15 matches in a row;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in FC Koln's last 4 of 6 matches.
Current form — Wolfsburg v. FC Koln
Wolfsburg continue to flounder.
Wolfsburg have had to endure a tough spell in their last 3 matches, from which, they have nothing to show. They were beaten 3-0 by Mainz 05, before Lille ran out 3-1 winners. A third defeat on the trot followed against VfB Stuttgart, who came out 2-0 winners.
FC Koln struggling for results
FC Koln have seen it all in their last 3 matches, which brought home 4 points. They claimed a 4-1 win against B. M'gladbach, before drawing 1-1 with Arminia Bielefeld. This little streak came to an end, when Augsburg proved too strong in a 0-2 defeat for FC Koln.
Wolfsburg have put stronger performances on display in recent games and with the advantage of familiar surroundings we call a home win here. The bookmakers currently settle the price for at home win at 1.95. Should your betting strategy prefer the long shot, the odds for an away win are 3.60. Adding a draw to the accumulator will get you odds 3.60.
Wolfsburg v. FC Koln — fixture history
The last time the pair played each other in the 1. Bundesliga, back in April 2021, Wolfsburg collected all three points. Bear that in mind before you decide on an accumulator for the weekend, depending on your betting strategy.
Wolfsburg enter the match against FC Koln with a 3-4-3 record in their previous 10 encounters in the 1. Bundesliga. This amounts to a 30% winning ratio for Wolfsburg, with FC Koln victorious in 30% of the last 10 encounters.
Over 2.5 goals only came out as a winning bet 4 times in the past 10 matches between Wolfsburg and FC Koln. Both teams found the back of the net 6 times in those 10 matches. When looking for value bets with your betting strategy, adding both teams not to score to accumulator look the smart move.
Current standings 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 16 for FC Koln, they have an opportunity to catch up or even climb past Wolfsburg in the league standings. Wolfsburg, who ranks as number 10 with 20 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 Tuesday and a lot to be thrilled about.
Top scorers markets
It is difficult to look past Lukas Nmecha, when on the search for a marksman. He seems to be on a strong run, as he hit the target 3 times lately for Wolfsburg. Anthony Modeste has managed to score 2 times in the last half dozen matches for FC Koln. It is safe to say that they will both be looking to add to their total here once again.