|On Friday night, Werder Bremen host Fortuna Dusseldorf in the Bundesliga, as the home side look to push towards the European spots in the German top-flight.
Werder Bremen are currently ninth place in the Bundesliga but can move up to seventh with a victory in this clash.
A terrible recent run of form in the league has hindered the home side’s chances of clinching a place in the Bundesliga’s top-six. In fact, Werder have failed to win in five league games, suffering four defeats in the process. Last time out, they suffered a 2-1 home defeat against reigning champions Bayern Munich.
Werder’s recent German top-flight games have been high scoring, with over 2.5 goals scored in four of their last five matches in the Bundesliga.
The home side’s recent record in the Bundesliga has been poor, as they have now suffered three straight league defeats on home soil. Their recent home games in the Bundesliga have been high scoring, with over 2.5 goals scored in four of their last five matches.
Fortuna Dusseldorf are bottom of the table, two points away from safety in the Bundesliga. The visitors have really struggled to pick up wins this season, winning just one of their last ten league games. Last time out, Fortuna suffered a 1-0 home defeat against Mainz.
Their recent league outings have been high scoring, with over 2.5 goals scored in five of their last six Bundesliga matches.
The visitors have a terrible recent away record in the Bundesliga over their last two spells in the German top-flight, failing to win in 20 away games and suffering 16 defeats in the process.
Fortuna’s main problem on their travels of late has been conceding too many goals, as they have conceded at least two goals in eight of their last ten matches.
Sportseconds predicts that Werder will record a victory in a high scoring clash to boost their chances of a return to the top six.