Match preview 2. Bundesliga: Sandhausen - Hannover 96 at BWT-Stadion am Hardtwald

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Competition: Germany 2. Bundesliga
Competition: Sat 30.May
Match begins: 11:00 (UTC)
Venue: BWT-Stadion am Hardtwald (12100 seats)

Sandhausen hope to sell some tickets for this game even though the season has been rough so far with 29 points and a 14th position in the 2. Bundesliga table. Visiting Hannover 96 holds 11th place with 32 pts.

This should be an interesting game with lots of spark and energy as both teams are well rested since they last saw competitive action. Game on!

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Sandhausen form and stats

4 victories, 6 draws and 3 defeats. That’s what Sandhausen have to build on here at BWT-Stadion am Hardtwald in the 2. Bundesliga.

The fans are hoping that Sandhausen will strike back in this match, putting things right after the 1-3 away loss in the 2. Bundesliga game against Erzgebirge Aue (placed 6th). Preceding that game was the home draw versus St. Pauli that ended 2-2.

Sandhausen are certainly not overdoing their scoring at home in league matches, having created 17 goals in 13 games. On the other hand, Sandhausen have conceded 17 goals.

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Hannover 96 form and stats

Playing away, Hannover 96 have won 6 games, drawn 1 and suffered 6 defeats in the 2. Bundesliga this season.

Hannover 96 play their second away game in a row, but can be confident going into this one after the 3-0 victory visiting Nürnberg (placed 15th). Before that, Hannover secured a home win against Holstein Kiel with the score 3-1.

Hannover 96 have a decent goal production going in their away games, although not fantastic. In 13 league away games 19 goals have been scored. Hannover have conceded 18 goals in these away matches.

Head 2 Head

The last H2H meeting was Hannover 96 - Sandhausen 1-1, played this season. Head-to-head totals (for the last three meetings): Sandhausen won zero games, three matches ended with a draw and Hannover 96 has zero wins. Over 2,5 goals / under 2,5 goals: zero / three

Top Goalscorers

SandhausenK. Behrens
K. Behrens
11 goals
Hannover 96H. Weydandt
H. Weydandt
8 goals
SandhausenA. Bouhaddouz
A. Bouhaddouz
6 goals

Sandhausen missing players

Hannover 96 missing players

Sandhausen Hannover 96
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
26 13 4 Played P 4 13 25
6 4 1 Won W 3 6 8
11 6 3 Drew D 1 1 8
9 3 0 Lost L 0 6 9
31 17 6 Scored S 11 19 34
36 17 5 Conceded C 3 18 37
96% 92% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 96%
73% 69% 75% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 77% 84%
35% 46% 50% Over 2.5 O 2.5 75% 69% 60%
31% 38% 50% Over 3.5 O 3.5 25% 23% 32%
12% 15% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 25% 8% 8%
58% 62% 75% BTTS BTTS 25% 38% 56%
12% 15% 25% Clean Sheets C S 75% 31% 20%
35% 31% 0% Failed to Score F T 0% 31% 28%
 
5.9 6.1 7 Corners for (avg) C F 4.8 4.5 5.3
5 5.8 4 Corners against (avg) C A 4.2 5.4 4.8
2.3 2.5 1.5 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2.5 2.5 2.5
2 1 0 Red cards R C 2 5 7
 
423 212 71 Total Shots T S 53 152 357
120 59 20 Shots on Target S O 25 59 105
26% 29% 30% Goal Efficiency G E 44% 32% 32%
Key stats in 2. Bundesliga this season:
  • Hannover 96 have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Hannover 96 haven’t played a single 0-0 game away.
  • Sandhausen has the most matches under the total-line (17)
  • Sandhausen have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Sandhausen is in the worst form (0-2-4)

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Arminia Bielefeld 26 14 10 2 51 25 13 6 6 1 23 11 13 8 4 1 28 14 26 52
2 Hamburger SV 26 12 9 5 50 30 12 9 1 2 27 9 14 3 8 3 23 21 20 45
3 Stuttgart 26 13 6 7 42 30 13 10 1 2 27 9 13 3 5 5 15 21 12 45
4 Heidenheim 26 11 8 7 34 29 13 7 4 2 22 11 13 4 4 5 12 18 5 41
5 Greuther Furth 26 10 7 9 39 35 13 7 2 4 21 17 13 3 5 5 18 18 4 37
6 Erzgebirge Aue 26 10 7 9 37 35 13 9 3 1 27 12 13 1 4 8 10 23 2 37
7 Darmstadt 98 26 8 12 6 31 33 13 4 8 1 18 14 13 4 4 5 13 19 -2 36
8 Holstein Kiel 26 9 8 9 40 40 12 3 5 4 15 17 14 6 3 5 25 23 0 35
9 St. Pauli 26 8 9 9 34 32 14 7 4 3 21 12 12 1 5 6 13 20 2 33
10 Jahn Regensburg 26 9 6 11 38 44 13 6 3 4 21 19 13 3 3 7 17 25 -6 33
11 Hannover 96 25 8 8 9 34 37 12 2 7 3 15 19 13 6 1 6 19 18 -3 32
12 Bochum 26 7 10 9 43 45 14 4 7 3 31 27 12 3 3 6 12 18 -2 31
13 Osnabruck 26 7 9 10 33 36 13 5 3 5 18 16 13 2 6 5 15 20 -3 30
14 Sandhausen 26 6 11 9 31 36 13 4 6 3 17 17 13 2 5 6 14 19 -5 29
15 Nürnberg 26 7 8 11 34 46 13 3 5 5 14 23 13 4 3 6 20 23 -12 29
16 Wehen Wiesbaden 26 7 7 12 33 44 13 3 4 6 13 25 13 4 3 6 20 19 -11 28
17 Karlsruher SC 26 6 9 11 35 46 13 4 4 5 20 22 13 2 5 6 15 24 -11 27
18 Dynamo Dresden 25 6 6 13 25 41 13 5 2 6 16 18 12 1 4 7 9 23 -16 24

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The 2. Bundesliga (Zweite Bundesliga) is the second level of German professional football. Like the Bundesliga it has 18 clubs playing a total of 306 fixtures to decide the final league table. The two top teams are promoted while number three has to qualify through a playoff. Two or three teams are relegated through a similar system.