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Date: 2nd September 2023
Kick-Off: 12:00 UK, 13:00 CET
Holstein Kiel to win
Over 2.5 goals
2-1 to Holstein Kiel
The odds are accurate at the time of writing and are subject to change. Check carefully before finalising your wager with your bookmaker.
Holstein Kiel vs Paderborn: Top free betting tips
To retain their winning form in 2. Bundesliga, Holstein Kiel go up against Paderborn at Holstein Stadion on Saturday, 2 September. Paderborn made an appearance in this game after tasting defeat against Kaiserslautern in the league.
Match result prediction: Holstein Kiel to win
Holstein Kiel has registered four victories in the last five matches in 2. Bundesliga and DFB Pokal. On the other hand, Paderborn found only two wins in that duration while losing two of them. Paderborn have also recorded just one victory in their last five league outings away from Benteler Arena. Both Holstein and Paderborn have won twice in their recent five H2Hs at Holstein Stadion. But given the current performance, we set the Storks as our favourites to take the lead in this game.
Total goals prediction: over 2.5 goals
Three of the previous four meetings between these two clubs have finished with Over 2.5 Goals. Holstein Kiel has scored an average of two goals per game in the last four fixtures in 2. Bundesliga and DFB Pokal. On the other hand, Paderborn rattled the net 11 times in the recent five matches. Additionally, the away side of this game has also conceded goals in all of the starting four 2. Bundesliga games. Therefore, we can expect the teams to share a total of at least three goals in this fixture.
Correct score prediction: 2-1 to Holstein Kiel
Holstein Kiel have rattled the net twice in each of their previous four fixtures in 2. Bundesliga and DFB Pokal. Defensively, the Storks have conceded more than one goal in only one of the previous five matches. On the other hand, Paderborn has scored just one goal in two of the recent three league outings. Paderborn has allowed multiple goals to be scored in three of the recent four H2Hs with the Storks. Based on these statistics, we imagine a 2-1 lead for Holstein Kiel to retain their winning form on Saturday.
Holstein Kiel vs Paderborn: Form, recent games, and news
Holstein Kiel preview
After a defeat against Magdeburg, Kiel returned to their winning form with a 0-2 lead against Schalke. Benedikt Pichlet opened the scoring for the Storks in the 15th minute and Shuto Machino extended the score in the 59th minute. Centre-back Carl Johansson is the only fitness concern for manager Marcel Rapp ahead of the fifth round of 2. Bundesliga.
Paderborn terminated their winning sequence against Kaiserslautern in the last league game with a 1-2 defeat. Marlon Rifter and Raglon Ache scored for FCK in the second half before Florent Muslija rattled the net for Paderborn in the 73rd minute. The team’s preparation has dealt a blow with three players missing the game due to injuries.
FAQs regarding Holstein Kiel vs Paderborn
Who is the Holstein Kiel player to watch? Shuto Machino.
What was Paderborn's last result? 2-1 Loss to Kaiserslautern.
What was the last Head to Head result? 1-1 Draw.