Probable Lineups

4-3-1-2
4-2-3-1
  • Soto
  • 7.12384615384615
  • Boka
  • 7.23583333333333
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Probable Lineups Statistical Comparision

(38) 24 Goals 30 (33)
(26) 20 Assists 16 (18)
(6.7) 6.8 Average Ratings 6.9 (6.7)
29.5 Average Age 27
185.5 Average Height (cm) 185.6
(0.7) 0.9 Shots pg 1 (0.8)
(50%) 48% Aerial Duel Success 43% (45%)
(0.8) 0.9 Dribbles pg 0.9 (1)
(1.8) 1.6 Tackles pg 1.9 (2.1)
* Values in brackets (x) are overall player statistics in 1. Bundesliga.

Missing Players

Player Reason Status Rating
Niko Bungert Out 6.98625
Christian Wetklo Out 6.93333333333333
Nikolce Noveski Out 7.18967741935484
Eric Choupo-Moting Out 6.81625
Player Reason Status Rating
William Kvist Out 6.88130434782609
Cacau Out 6.568
Tunay Torun Out 6.53333333333333
Serdar Tasci Out 6.796
Gotoku Sakai Out 7.02592592592593
Tim Hoogland Out 6.635

Team News

  • Christian Wetklo is still suspended and will be replaced by Heinz Müller again.
  • With Nikolce Noveski suspended for one game as well, Jan Kirchhoff could start at centre-back.
  • Junior Diaz and Radoslav Zabavnik compete for the spot at left-back.
  • Shawn Parker and Nicolai Müller compete for the spot alongside Adám Szalai up front.
  • With Serdar Tasci still suspended, Maza will get another chance at centre-back.
  • Gotoku Sakai is suspended as well, meaning Antonio Rüdiger coud start at right-back.
  • Arthur Boka and Cristian Molinaro compete for the spot at left-back.
  • Shinji Okazaki and Ibrahima Traoré compete for the spot on the left wing.

Prediction

  • Mainz have had a good first half to the season all in all, and the team most likely won't get sucked into a relegation battle this season.
  • Stuttgart recovered well from a poor start to the season and after three wins in a row, they are currently fifth in the table, ready to challenge for a European place in the second half of the campaign.
  • Expect this to be a competitive game from the start with two teams in similar form.
Prediction:
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