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1. FSV Mainz 05 v SV Darmstadt 98 : Bundesliga match betting preview, prediction and odds

Mewa Arena, Mainz

1. FSV Mainz 05 are in Bundesliga action on Saturday afternoon, as Bo Henriksen aims to beat Torsten Lieberknecht and his SV Darmstadt 98 side at the Mewa Arena. This preview has odds from leading bookmakers for seventeen different markets, alongside bespoke data that changes as you explore. Our predictions run off the last 20 matches, so all statistics are shown from a 20-game perspective. Home vs away and overall records can be explored, while there's also head to head (H2H) history later on in the preview.

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1. FSV Mainz 05's next match is v Freiburg at 18:30 on Sunday 21st April
SV Darmstadt 98's next match is v Köln at 14:30 on Saturday 20th April
The last German Bundesliga meeting between Mainz and Darmstadt was on Saturday 6th April 2024
German Bundesliga
April 6th 2024
Mainz 4
0 Darmstadt
 
A. Hanche-Olsen 32'
B. Gruda 60'
J. Lee 80'
J. Lee 84'
 
M05
D98
Shots On
9
2
Shots Off
6
7
Corners
5
1
Possession
59%
41%
Fouls
17
11
Yellow/red cards
2/0
3/0
 
MainzDarmstadt
 
R. Zentner
P. Mwene (L. Ajorque 85')
A. Hanche-Olsenfootball icon
A. Caci (S. Widmer 75')
S. van den Berg
N. Amiri
L. Barreiro Martins (J. Guilavogui 85')
J. Leefootball iconfootball icon
D. Kohr (E. Fernandes 54')
B. Grudafootball icon (T. Krauß 75')
J. Burkardt
M. Schuhen
C. Klarer
(E. Karic 75') F. Holland
(G. Holtmann 46') T. Poppler-Isherwood
(S. Polter 75') M. Bader
B. Franjić
(C. Riedel 75') J. Justvan
O. Vilhelmsson
T. Skarke
M. Honsak
(A. Seydel 46') B. Manu
Best Tip: Over 1.5 goals

We've made over 1.5 goals our tip on this match, meaning that the teams will score a minimum of 2 goals between them during the standard 90 mins. Both Mainz and Darmstadt's latest form stats suggest goals are to be expected, while their head-to-head (H2H) record adds further weight to the argument. The bookies make it their favoured prediction in this market too, available at 1.22.

In-Play
Win / Draw / Win
Over / Under 1.5 Goals
Over / Under 2.5 Goals
Over / Under 3.5 Goals
Win To Nil
Both Teams To Score
Correct Score
Both Teams To Score & Result
Double Chance
Half Time / Full Time
Over / Under 0.5 Goals
Over / Under 4.5 Goals
Over / Under 5.5 Goals
Draw No Bet
Team To Score First
If you’re looking for a winner in this match, we think Mainz are the most likely. Our predictive algorithm gives them a 56% chance of victory, and the bookies have them at a best price of 1.44.
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Predictions Add Bet365 Coral Betfred 888Sport
Mainz
56%
4/9
7%
2/5
9%
2/5
3%
2/5
6%
Draw
23%
4/1
19%
15/4
13%
4/1
11%
19/5
14%
Darmstadt
20%
11/2
18%
13/2
25%
13/2
7%
13/2
23%
Mainz 1-0
11%
7/1
7%
7/1
7%
13/2
7%
7/1
7%
Draw 1-1
11%
17/2
19%
8/1
13%
17/2
6%
8/1
20%
Mainz 2-0
10%
13/213/26/16/1
7%
Mainz 2-1
10%
8/1
6%
7/17/17/1
Draw 0-0
6%
14/1
15%
16/1
31%
14/1
15%
15/1
23%
Darmstadt 1-0
6%
16/1
13%
22/1
35%
20/1
11%
18/1
27%
Mainz 3-0
6%
17/2
14%
9/1
9%
17/2
5%
17/2
10%
Mainz 3-1
6%
10/1
8%
10/1
8%
10/1
8%
21/2
Darmstadt 2-1
5%
18/1
12%
20/1
24%
20/1
11%
18/1
19%
Draw 2-2
5%
18/1
12%
16/1
13%
16/116/1
13%
Darmstadt 2-0
3%
33/1
17%
50/1
24%
40/135/1
24%
Mainz 3-2
3%
22/122/120/1
9%
20/1
Mainz 4-0
3%
16/1
19%
16/1
19%
16/115/1
11%
Mainz 4-1
3%
18/1
17%
18/1
17%
18/1
10%
18/1
5%
Darmstadt 3-1
2%
40/166/1
20%
50/145/1
12%
Over 2.5 Goals
52%
4/7
9%
8/15
8%
4/7
6%
16/25
2%
Under 2.5 Goals
48%
11/8
13%
5/4
13%
5/4
7%
5/4
9%
Home 1st Goal
55%
3/10
4%
2/5
3%
4/11-
Away 1st Goal
41%
5/2
8%
5/2
13%
9/4-
No 1st Goal
4%
14/1
15%
16/1
31%
12/1-
BTTS - Yes
51%
4/53/44/5
2%
17/20
3%
BTTS - No
49%
19/201/1
3%
10/11
4%
10/11
1%
BTTS - Home Win
25%
21/10
5%
9/5
10%
15/8
7%
-
BTTS - Draw
17%
11/2
18%
9/2
10%
5/1
9%
22/5
BTTS - Away Win
10%
9/111/1
20%
11/1
9%
-
Home/draw
80%
1/9
3%
1/12
4%
1/10
1%
1/10
2%
Away/draw
44%
13/8
10%
19/10
18%
9/5
6%
19/10
17%
Home/away
77%
1/6
4%
2/11
3%
2/11
2%
2/11
1%
Over 1.5 Goals
76%
1/6
4%
2/13
4%
1/5
2%
2/11
1%
Under 1.5 Goals
24%
4/1
15%
17/5
16%
10/3
8%
18/5
8%
Over 3.5 Goals
29%
6/4
9%
13/10
12%
6/4
9%
13/8
8%
Under 3.5 Goals
71%
8/15
6%
1/2
7%
1/2
7%
12/25
8%
Over 4.5 Goals
14%
10/3
13%
3/1
16%
7/2
10%
19/5
11%
Under 4.5 Goals
86%
2/9
4%
2/11
4%
1/6
3%
1/6
4%
Over 5.5 Goals
6%
7/1
27%
13/2
21%
8/1
10%
17/2
17%
Under 5.5 Goals
94%
1/12
3%
1/18
1%
1/20
1%
1/20
2%
Over 0.5 Goals
94%
1/33
1%
1/40
2%
-1/100
2%
Under 0.5 Goals
6%
14/1
15%
14/1
25%
-14/1
15%
Home DNB
73%
1/6
3%
1/7
5%
1/8
1%
2/15
1%
Away DNB
37%
4/1
15%
4/1
15%
9/2
10%
23/5
19%
Mainz win to nil
31%
6/4
5%
6/4
7%
11/8-
Darmstadt win to nil
11%
10/1
10%
14/1
36%
12/1-
Mainz / Mainz
41%
11/10
13%
23/20
12%
21/20
2%
21/20
4%
Mainz / Darmstadt
2%
33/1
17%
66/1
20%
50/160/1
33%
Mainz / Draw
5%
16/1
13%
18/1
12%
16/116/1
13%
Draw / Mainz
20%
10/33/1
5%
16/57/2
3%
Draw / Darmstadt
6%
12/1
18%
14/1
25%
16/1
13%
14/1
25%
Draw / Draw
12%
6/1
8%
6/1
17%
13/2
7%
13/2
20%
Darmstadt / Mainz
4%
18/1
10%
20/1
9%
18/1
10%
20/1
5%
Darmstadt / Darmstadt
7%
11/1
26%
14/1
36%
11/1
9%
11/1
26%
Darmstadt / Draw
5%
18/1
12%
18/1
12%
16/118/1
27%
bet365
Win / draw / win Bundesliga table

Mainz have played 27 matches so far this season and lay in 16th place in the Bundesliga league table. Mainz are unbeaten in 2 games against teams below them in the league and kept 2 clean sheets out of 2 games. Mainz are winless in the 2 games they have played against teams below them in the table and have conceded in 0 of those games.

Performance against teams below them in the league

They have played 2 games against teams below in the table, having won 0, drawn 2 and lost no matches. They have kept 2 clean sheets and have failed to score in 2 fixtures. They have been outscored by their opponents by 28 goals to 22 goals.

Home League Performance

Mainz have played 13 games at home winning 3, drawing 4 and losing 6 games. They have scored 11 goals, kept 3 clean sheets and conceded 16 goals at home.

Darmstadt are in 18th position in the Bundesliga on 14 points having played 27 matches so far this season.

Away League Performance

7 of those games have been losing matches. They have conceded 31 goals and kept 1 clean sheet. They have scored 13 goals in total and failed to score in 5 fixtures.

Performance against teams above them in the league

27 games have come against teams above them in the table. They have lost 17 games, drawn 8 and won 2. Darmstadt have conceded 67 goals, scored 28, failed to score in 11 fixtures and have kept 2 clean sheets.

Mainz
Won
Draw
Lost
Scores
Darmstadt
HOME AWAY TEAM PLD W D L GD PTS HOME AWAY
l
 
0-3A
l
 
2-1A
 Leverkusen2925405579 
l
 
0-2A
l
 
5-1A
l
 
1-3A
l
 
8-1A
 Bayern2920364663 
l
 
2-5F
l
 
8-0A
l
 
1-3A
l
 
3-1A
 Stuttgart2920363363 
l
 
1-2A
l
 
3-1F
w
 
2-0F
d
 
0-00-0
 RB Leipzig2917573456 
l
 
1-3A
l
 
2-0A
May 11
d
 
1-1A
 Dortmund2916852356 
l
 
0-3A
May 18
d
 
1-1F
l
 
1-0A
 E.Frankfurt2910127442 
d
 
2-2A
l
 
1-0A
w
 
1-0F
l
 
2-1F
 Augsburg2910910139 
l
 
0-6A
w
 
1-2F
l
 
0-1A
Apr 21
 Freiburg2911612-1139 
l
 
0-1A
d
 
1-1F
w
 
4-1A
d
 
1-1F
 Hoffenheim2910613-836 
May 12
d
 
3-3A
l
 
0-1A
May 5
 Heidenheim2981011-834 
Apr 28
l
 
3-2A
d
 
1-1F
d
 
2-2A
 B. M'gladbach2971012-631 
d
 
3-3F
d
 
0-00-0
l
 
0-1A
l
 
4-0A
 W.Bremen298714-1331 
w
 
4-2F
d
 
1-1A
d
 
1-1A
l
 
4-1A
 Union Berlin298516-2029 
l
 
1-4A
l
 
1-0A
d
 
1-1A
May 18
 Wolfsburg297715-1628 
l
 
0-1A
May 4
w
 
2-0F
d
 
2-2A
 VfL Bochum2951212-2527 
l
 
1-2A
d
 
2-2A
-
-
 Mainz Home2951113-1726 
d
 
0-00-0
l
 
4-0A
Apr 28
d
 
0-00-0
 Köln2941015-2822 
l
 
0-1A
Apr 20
w
 
4-0F
d
 
0-00-0
 Darmstadt Away292819-4414 
-
-
Win / draw / win form
Mainz 16TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
25
Conceded
27
Games: Scored
16 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
4 / 20
Won
6
Draw
6
Lost
8
Goals: Scored
16
Conceded
27
Games: Scored
13 / 20
Conceded
14 / 20
Clean sheets
6 / 20
Failed to score
7 / 20
W
3
Draw
9
Lost
8
Darmstadt 18TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
19
Conceded
42
Games: Scored
12 / 20
Conceded
17 / 20
Clean sheets
3 / 20
Failed to score
8 / 20
W
3
Draw
5
Lost
12
Goals: Scored
16
Conceded
48
Games: Scored
10 / 20
Conceded
18 / 20
Clean sheets
2 / 20
Failed to score
10 / 20
Draw
7
Lost
13
Goal Statistics

1. FSV Mainz 05's fans will be hoping for goals on Saturday afternoon, not least because SV Darmstadt 98 have conceded in each of their last 6 Bundesliga matches. A PG of 1.8 for Bo Henriksen's side suggests that run should continue.

Mainz 16th Darmstadt 18th
Kickoff prediction
Kickoff prediction
1.8
goals
1.0
goals
Scoring probability
Scoring probability
0
17%
1
30%
2
27%
3
16%
4+
10%
There is a 83% probability that Mainz will score 1 or more goals
0
38%
1
37%
2
18%
3
4+
There is a 75% probability of Darmstadt scoring 1 goal or less
 
20 home / away league games
20 home / away league games
-24
Mainz have scored 24% fewer goals at home than predicted
-23
Darmstadt have scored 23% fewer goals when away than predicted
1.3
average goals scored
1.0
average goals scored
1.4
conceded
2.1
conceded
 
Statistics Bundesliga - 2023/2024 Season
https://api.kickoff.co.uk/v1/fixture/263605/accaPanel/formStats/marketCode/FULL
Mainz
PG (predicted goals)
Darmstadt
1.8
1
Attack rating
12%
better
M05
D98
view stats
Games scored20
16
Failed to score9
13
Scored first9
6
Goals scored30
28
Avg. goals scored1
1
Avg. shots per game10
9
Avg. shots per goal10
9
Conversion rate10%
11%
KickOff rating
+12%
Defence rating
26%
better
M05
D98
view stats
Games conceded22
27
Clean sheets7
2
Conceded first17
21
Goals conceded47
72
Avg. goals conceded1.6
2.5
Avg. shots/game conceded9
13
Avg. shots/goal conceded5
5
Conversion rate19%
20%
KickOff rating
+26%

Mainz v Darmstadt Bundesliga lLine ups will show here when available.

Mainz Bundesliga squad statistics 2023/2024
Overall
Attack
Defence
Most startsMost goalsMost assistsMost cards
265312
S BergJ Burkardt N AmiriD Kohr
Line-upAppserancesgoalsAssistscards
R Zentner GLK25
3
-
D Kohr DEF261
12
-
S Berg DEF282
9
-
A Hanche-Olsen  DEF101
2
-
A Caci MID2621
6
-
L Barreiro MID262
6
-
N Amiri MID1113
4
-
P Mwene MID2012
4
-
B Gruda MID2432
5
-
J Lee MID2543
4
-
J Burkardt  FWD1652
1
-
Subs
L Rieß GLK
-
S Widmer  DEF1512
4
-
A Cil MID101
1
-
E Fernandes MID182
4
-
M Papela MID11
1
-
T Krauß MID2612
4
-
L Ajorque FWD232
4
-
K Onisiwo  FWD2213
1
-
J Ngankam FWD61
1
Darmstadt Bundesliga squad statistics 2023/2024
Overall
Attack
Defence
Most startsMost goalsMost assistsMost cards
28828
M Schuhen T SkarkeM BaderC Klarer
Line-upAppserancesgoalsAssistscards
M Schuhen  GLK28
2
-
M Bader DEF2212
1
-
C Klarer DEF2512
8
-
T Isherwood DEF11
1
-
F Holland DEF232
4
1
B Franjić MID201
5
-
B Manu MID4
1
-
J Justvan MID1022
1
-
M Honsak  MID1811
1
-
O Vilhelmsson  FWD2131
1
-
T Skarke FWD258
6
-
Subs
A Brunst GLK1
2
-
E Karic DEF22
3
-
J Müller DEF12
4
-
C Riedel DEF13
2
-
C Zimmermann DEF15
4
-
T Kempe MID2032
-
A Seydel  FWD131
1
-
G Holtmann FWD7
-
S Polter  FWD91
-