1. FC Kaiserslautern got the goal after only 2 minutes in the match played on “Erzgebirgsstadion” with FC Erzgebirge Aue, which finally lost 2-1. The hosts’ goals were scored by Pascal Köpke (2) and Ridge Munsy (64), while Stipe Vucur (68) was the guest.
After 24 rounds of play, Michael Frontzeck’s team is on the last place in the standings, having 21 points, being 6th in 15th place saver occupied by VfL Bochum. This year, the Kaiserslautern group had 3 wins and 3 defeats. “Die roten Teufel” have with SV Darmstadt the fewest wins in the Zweite Bundesliga, 5 in 24 rounds. Kaiserslautern is also the team with the most defeats in the championship with no less than 13.
There will be a home match at “Fritz-Walter-Stadion” with FC Union Berlin, the 7th team in the standings and struggling to catch the barrage for promotion in the Bundesliga. It would be very important for FCK to get the 3 points, because I have 10 rounds to play and it’s about time to get back and leave the last two places.
In the 12 home games, Kaiserslautern failed to win only 2 times, with SpVgg Greuther Fürth (3-0) and Holstein Kiel (3-1), the rest having 5 draws and 5 defeats. In the tournament match played on “Stadion An der Alten Försterei”, Union Berlin surpassed Kaiserslautern with a score of 5-0, so now it wants revenge.
The hosts can not count on Giuliano Modica and Patrick Salata, defensive midfielder Mads Albæk, offensive midfielder Daniel Halfar and striker Kacper Przybylko, all being injured.
FC Union Berlin
1. FC Union Berlin went well over defeated defeat with Eintracht Braunschweig (0-1), winning the last round with a 2-1 home match played with SV Sandhausen. The Berlin team quickly scored 2-0 on the scoreboard, thanks to Steven Skrzybski (4) and Sebastian Polter (20), while Philipp Förster scored 48 goals.
After 24 challenged stages, the team trained by André Hofschneider ranks 7th in the standings with 34 points. So far, the Berlin team is on schedule because it is just 3 points in 3rd place, which is the best that can be achieved this season, given that there is no way to reach 1. FC Nürnberg and Fortuna Düsseldorf.
There will be a match away with FC Kaiserslautern, a team that “Die Eisernen” defeated her clearly in the tour with 5-0 (Sebastian Polter 6, 25, 77, Giuliano Modica 11, Steven Skrzybski 32). It should be noted, however, that in the last 6 matches played on “Fritz-Walter-Stadion”, Union Berlin has never won, having 3 defeats (0-3, 0-1, 0-1) and 3 draws (1 -1, 3-3, 2-2).
In the 12 disputed games, Union Berlin won 3 times with FC Ingolstadt (1-0), Jahn Regensburg (2-0) and Erzgebirge Aue (2-1), the rest had 4 draws and 5 defeats. For FC Union Berlin, it would be very important to get the 10th victory this season to make 37 points and get close to 3rd place, which is the barrage.
The guests can not count on the central defender Fabian Schönheim and left midfielder Kenny Prince Redondo, both being injured.
Prediction Today: 1. FC Kaiserslautern – 1. FC Union Berlin 1X