Bundesliga – Mainz at home to Union Berlin
Champion’s League hopefuls Union Berlin, travel to Mainz on Sunday, as third takes on sixth in the League.
Mainz face his opponents, equal on points, with both keen to make progress
Mainz come to this game on the back of a 1-2 away loss against Bochum at Vonovia Ruhrstadion.
Also, Mainz keep finding the winning formula this season, that’s one in a row now. They currently stand sixth in the League, with three points for a total of 1 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws having won one game.
Winning this fixture will see Mainz on 6 points.
Good Attacking Performance
This has been a good season so far for Mainz, in terms of goals scored (2). Their stand out attacking players have been Karim Onisiwo (2), Finn Dahmen, and Aaron Martin. Mainz have conceded one goal.
Injury and illness have depleted Bo Svensson’s Mainz and they will likely be missing three key personnel for Sunday’s match.
Union Berlin face their opponents with equal points, it will likely be a thrilling encounter
Hertha were beaten 3-1 at An der Alten Forsterei, the last time that Union Berlin played.
Also, Urs Fischer’s Union Berlin have enjoyed excellent form all season, which has contributed significantly to their rise up the table. With a third position in the league and 1 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, they currently have three points in the League having won one game.
Victory for Union Berlin would take their points tally to 6 so far this season.
It is likely that one key players will miss Sunday’s fixture, which is something of a concern for Urs Fischer and his Union Berlin team.
Mainz v Union Berlin – Head-to-Head.
Regarding their historical duels these two sides have met 12 times before this fixture, with each recording wins on five occasions. Also, four of the past five games between Mainz and Union Berlin have resulted in a Mainz win. The last time they played each other in this competition was February 2022, when Mainz walked away as 3-1 winners.