Eintracht Frankfurt play Borussia Dortmund in Round 12 of the 2022-23 Bundesliga season.
The match is scheduled to start at 4:30 p.m. GMT on Saturday, 29 October 2022. The match venue is Deutsche Bank Park, Frankfurt am Main.
Latest odds on betting sites
Eintracht Frankfurt to win odds are priced at 2.75 (+175 American; 7/4 Fractional), the odds for a draw are priced at 3.75 (+275; 11/4), while Borussia Dortmund to win odds are priced at 2.40 (+140; 7/5).
The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Eintracht Frankfurt — 35%, draw — 25%, Borussia Dortmund — 40%.
Latest betting odds on Eintracht Frankfurt vs Borussia Dortmund (29 October 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.57 (-175; 4/7)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.36 (+136; 34/25)
- Asian handicap (0.0, +0.5) on Eintracht Frankfurt — 1.80 (-120; 5/6)
- Asian handicap (0.0, -0.5) on Borussia Dortmund — 2.10 (+110; 11/10)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.50 (-200; 1/2)
- Both teams to score (No) — 2.50 (+150; 3/2)
Match preview and statistics
Frankfurt are fourth in the league table with 20 points and a +6 goal difference. They are on a four-game winning streak ahead of this match. Die Adler beat Marseille 2-1 in their last game.
Daichi Kamada opened the scoring in the 3rd minute. After winning the ball back on the halfway line, Ndicka played a low cross to the edge of the defence. It got to Kamada, who held off Balerdi before slotting it past Lopez into the bottom corner.
Matteo Guendouzi equalized in the 22nd minute with a volley over the goalie into the roof of the net. Assisted by Chancel Mbemba with the cross. Randal Kolo Muani scored the winning goal in the 27th minute with the low shot under the keeper’s outstretched arm. Assisted by Mario Gotze, who did well in the one-two play.
Team statistics: 43% possession, 1.13 expected goals, nine total shots, four shots on target, two big chances, 312 accurate passes, 75% pass accuracy, 15 fouls committed, and three yellow cards.
Frankfurt team news: Ansgar Knauff, Aurelio Buta and Makoto Hasebe are ruled out due to injuries.
Dortmund are fifth in the league table with 19 points and a +4 goal difference. They have two wins, two draws and a loss in their last five matches. The Black and Yellows played a goalless draw with Manchester City in their last game in the UCL.
They had 27% possession, 1.16 expected goals, 11 total shots, four shots on target, one big chance, 276 accurate passes, 81% pass accuracy, five fouls committed and one yellow card. It was a poor game from BVB. Had Riyad Mahrez converted his penalty, City would’ve won.
In their last league game, Dortmund beat VfB Stuttgart 5-0. Jude Bellingham, Niklas Sule, Giovanni Reyna and Youssoufa Moukoko were the goal scorers. Bellingham scored a brace.
Dortmund team news: Jamie Bynoe-Gittens, Mahmoud Dahoud, Mateu Morey, Nico Schlotterbeck, Sebastien Haller and Thomas Meunier are sidelined, while Marco Reus and Donyell Malen are doubtful.
Eintracht Frankfurt vs Borussia Dortmund H2H
Dortmund have won the previous two matches against Frankfurt. They won 3-2 in the last meeting.
Lineups and key players
Eintracht Frankfurt projected starting lineup:
- Kevin Trapp
- Kristijan Jakic
- Hrvoje Smolcic
- Evan N’Dicka
- Eric Ebimbe
- Daichi Kamada
- Djibril Sow
- Filip Kostic
- Jesper Lindstrom
- Mario Gotze
- Randal Kolo Muani
Randal Kolo Muani is the key player to watch out for. He is one of the team’s best performers in the league with nine-goal contributions in 10 league matches. Muani scored the winner in the previous game against Marseille. He has three goals, and an assist in the last four matches played.
Borussia Dortmund projected starting lineup:
- Gregor Kobel
- Antonios Papadopoulos
- Niklas Sule
- Mats Hummels
- Marius Wolf
- Jude Bellingham
- Salih Ozcan
- Julian Brandt
- Youssoufa Moukoko
- Thorgan Hazard
- Anthony Modeste
Jude Bellingham is the key player to watch out for. He had a good game in their last league fixture against Stuttgart, scoring a brace. Bellingham should be prepared to have a replica of the performance in the upcoming league match.
Prediction and betting tips
Eintracht Frankfurt are in fine form ahead of the game. They have won each of their previous four matches. Dortmund have not lost in three games with two wins and a draw. From the h2h record, BVB have been the better side, with two wins in the last two meetings.
The predictions for this match are Frankfurt to win or draw, and over 2.5 goals. They have the home court advantage and should be able to leverage with the form they are on. Both teams have totalled over 2.5 goals in three straight h2h games.
Betting prediction: Double Chance — 1/X
Odds: 1.53 (-188 American; 25/47 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals
Odds: 1.57 (-175 American; 4/7 Fractional)