Topic: Germany 2. Bundesliga picks 17-20/12

Friday:


Bielefeld vs Aachen

Bielefeld are at the bottom of the form table, but Alemmania Aachen have been terrible recently as well. Could be a close one.

Over 2.5 goals.


Duisburg vs Bochum

Duisburg have 1-1-1 on their last three home games while Bochum have 1-0-2 on their last three away games.

Over 2.5 goals.


Saturday:


Augsburg vs Hertha

Augsburg are at the top of the form table and I believe they will be able to beat Hertha Berlin in this one at home.

Augsbrug win with 0-1 handicap.


Dusseldorf vs Furth

Dusseldorf have outstanding home form, but the visitors have been pritty decent as well recently. Could be a close one.

Under 2.5 goals.


Sunday:


Munich 1860 vs Paderborn

Munich 1860 have 2-1-0 on their last three home games and I believe they will be able to wint his one at home.

Munich 1860 win.


Oberhausen vs Cottbus

Cottbus have failed to impress me in their recent away games, but Oberhausen have been terrible recently and could struggle in this one.

Over 2.5 goals.


Osnabruck vs Ingolstadt

Osnabruck have 1-2-0 on their last three home games while Ingolstadt have 1-1-1 on their last three away games.

Draw.


Monday:


Union Berlin vs Karlsruher

Union Berlin have 2-0-1 on their last three home games while the visitors have 0-1-2 on their last three away games. The hosts should be able to win this one.

Union Berlin win.

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Top scorers ahead of this round:

N. Petersen     Energie Cottbus     10
S. Mölders     FSV Frankfurt     9
N. Rafael     Augsburg     9
B. Lauth     1860 München     8
Tae-Se Jong     Bochum     8
S. Baljak     MSV Duisburg     7
B. Auer     Alemannia Aachen     7
S. Maierhofer     MSV Duisburg     6
M. Thurk     Augsburg     6
N. Adler     Osnabrück     6

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Augsburg vs Hertha

Augsburg's last five:
12/11/10     2.B     Greuther Fürth     1 - 1     Augsburg
21/11/10     2.B     Augsburg     3 - 1     Karlsruher SC
27/11/10     2.B     Alemannia Aachen     1 - 3     Augsburg
04/12/10     2.B     Augsburg     4 - 0     Energie Cottbus
11/12/10     2.B     FSV Frankfurt     1 - 2     Augsburg

Hertha's last five:
15/11/10     2.B     Hertha BSC     2 - 0     Bochum
19/11/10     2.B     Osnabrück     2 - 0     Hertha BSC
27/11/10     2.B     Hertha BSC     0 - 2     MSV Duisburg
05/12/10     2.B     1860 München     1 - 0     Hertha BSC
12/12/10     2.B     Hertha BSC     2 - 0     Erzgebirge Aue


Dusseldorf vs Furth

Dusseldorf's last five:
12/11/10     2.B     Fortuna Düsseldorf     3 - 0     Rot-Weiß Oberh…
19/11/10     2.B     Union Berlin     1 - 0     Fortuna Düsseldorf
26/11/10     2.B     Arminia Bielefeld     0 - 2     Fortuna Düsseldorf
05/12/10     2.B     Fortuna Düsseldorf     1 - 0     Karlsruher SC
10/12/10     2.B     Alemannia Aachen     0 - 0     Fortuna Düsseldorf

Furth's last five:
12/11/10     2.B     Greuther Fürth     1 - 1     Augsburg
20/11/10     2.B     Paderborn     0 - 4     Greuther Fürth
29/11/10     2.B     Greuther Fürth     1 - 0     1860 München
04/12/10     2.B     Arminia Bielefeld     1 - 4     Greuther Fürth
10/12/10     2.B     Greuther Fürth     0 - 0     Rot-Weiß Oberh…


Munich 1860 vs Paderborn

Munich 1860's last five:
14/11/10     2.B     Energie Cottbus     0 - 0     1860 München
21/11/10     2.B     1860 München     3 - 3     FSV Frankfurt
29/11/10     2.B     Greuther Fürth     1 - 0     1860 München
05/12/10     2.B     1860 München     1 - 0     Hertha BSC
12/12/10     2.B     Ingolstadt     1 - 1     1860 München

Paderborn's last five:
14/11/10     2.B     Ingolstadt     1 - 2     Paderborn
20/11/10     2.B     Paderborn     0 - 4     Greuther Fürth
26/11/10     2.B     Bochum     3 - 0     Paderborn
03/12/10     2.B     Osnabrück     2 - 2     Paderborn
11/12/10     2.B     Paderborn     0 - 0     MSV Duisburg

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Oberhausen vs Cottbus

Oberhausen's last five:
12/11/10     2.B     Fortuna Düsseldorf     3 - 0     Rot-Weiß Oberh…
19/11/10     2.B     Rot-Weiß Oberh…     3 - 0     Arminia Bielefeld
28/11/10     2.B     Karlsruher SC     4 - 0     Rot-Weiß Oberh…
03/12/10     2.B     Rot-Weiß Oberh…     1 - 2     Alemannia Aachen
10/12/10     2.B     Greuther Fürth     0 - 0     Rot-Weiß Oberh…

Cottbus' last five:
14/11/10     2.B     Energie Cottbus     0 - 0     1860 München
22/11/10     2.B     MSV Duisburg     2 - 2     Energie Cottbus
28/11/10     2.B     Energie Cottbus     6 - 0     Erzgebirge Aue
04/12/10     2.B     Augsburg     4 - 0     Energie Cottbus
13/12/10     2.B     Energie Cottbus     0 - 0     Union Berlin


Osnabruck vs Ingolstadt

Osnabruck's last five:
13/11/10     2.B     Arminia Bielefeld     2 - 1     Osnabrück
19/11/10     2.B     Osnabrück     2 - 0     Hertha BSC
26/11/10     2.B     FSV Frankfurt     4 - 1     Osnabrück
03/12/10     2.B     Osnabrück     2 - 2     Paderborn
12/12/10     2.B     Bochum     2 - 1     Osnabrück

Ingolstadt's last five:
14/11/10     2.B     Ingolstadt     1 - 2     Paderborn
20/11/10     2.B     Bochum     1 - 4     Ingolstadt
28/11/10     2.B     Ingolstadt     1 - 0     Union Berlin
05/12/10     2.B     Erzgebirge Aue     1 - 1     Ingolstadt
12/12/10     2.B     Ingolstadt     1 - 1     1860 München


Union Berlin vs Karlsruher

Union Berlin's last five:
13/11/10     2.B     FSV Frankfurt     2 - 1     Union Berlin
19/11/10     2.B     Union Berlin     1 - 0     Fortuna Düsseldorf
28/11/10     2.B     Ingolstadt     1 - 0     Union Berlin
06/12/10     2.B     Union Berlin     0 - 1     Bochum
13/12/10     2.B     Energie Cottbus     0 - 0     Union Berlin

Karlsruher's last five:
12/11/10     2.B     Karlsruher SC     1 - 1     Erzgebirge Aue
21/11/10     2.B     Augsburg     3 - 1     Karlsruher SC
28/11/10     2.B     Karlsruher SC     4 - 0     Rot-Weiß Oberh…
05/12/10     2.B     Fortuna Düsseldorf     1 - 0     Karlsruher SC
10/12/10     2.B     Karlsruher SC     1 - 0     Arminia Bielefeld

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Augsburg vs Hertha

Probable starting line-ups:

Augsburg: Jentzsch - Verhaegh, Möhrle, Sankoh, Bellinghausen - Brinkmann, Kwakman - Werner, de Jong - S. Hain, Rafael

Hertha: Burchert - Lell, Hubnik, Mijatovic, Kobiashvili - Lustenberger, Niemeyer - Rukavytsya, Raffael, Ronny - Ramos

Players out:

Augsburg: Reinhardt (rehab), Sinkiewicz (rehab), Framberger (rehab), M. Ndjeng (pubic bone inflammation), Sinkala (rehab), Traore (rehab), Thurk (shoulder injury)

Hertha: Aerts (rehab), Janker (compartment syndrome), Seb. Neumann (ligament strain), Dardai (calf), Ebert (residue)

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Dusseldorf vs Furth

Probable starting line-ups:

Dusseldorf: Melka - Schwertfeger, Lukimya, Langeneke, J. van den Bergh - Lambertz, O. Fink - Zoundi, Dum - Bröker, Rösler

Furth: Grün - Schröck, Kleine, Karaslavov, Falkenberg - Pekovic, Fürstner - Haas, N. Müller, Prib - Onuegbu

Players out:

Dusseldorf: Weber (bleeding into the calf), Torghelle (bruising in the hip)

Furth: Kampl (Advanced Training), Vogler (rehab after surgery syndesmosis)

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Munich 1860 vs Paderborn

Probable starting line-ups:

Munich 1860: Kiraly - Rukavina, Bell, Bülow, Buck - Ignjovski, Lovin - D. Halfar, Bierofka - Rakic, Lauth

Paderborn: Masuch - Gonther, Palionis, Strohdiek, Raitala - Mohr, Alushi - Wemmer, Guié-Mien, Heithölter - Brandy

Players out:

Munich 1860: Aygün (back problems), Beda (put in a U 23), B. Schwarz (rehab after knee surgery), Ludwig (5 Yellow Card)

Paderborn: Brückner (tear of the syndesmosis), Krösche (knee surgery)

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Oberhausen vs Cottbus

Probable starting line-ups:

Oberhausen: Pirson - Landers, Miletic, Schlieter, Hergesell - Reichert - Petersch, Kaya, Klinger, Celik - Lamidi

Cottbus: Kirschbaum - Bittroff, Hünemeier, Brzenska, Ziebig - Kurth, Kruska - Shao, Reimerink - Petersen, Jula

Players out:

Oberhausen: Borutzki (rehab), Corvers (knee problems), D. Pappas (knee problems), Gordon (knee problems), Schmidtgal (knee problems), Luz (rehab), Terranova (red card suspension), Tullberg (rehab)

Cottbus: Adlung (inflamed tendons in the foot plate), Börner (fit), Kronaveter (rehab after groin surgery), Roger (5th Yellow Card), Sorensen (fit)

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Osnabruck vs Ingolstadt

Probable starting line-ups:

Osnabruck: Berbig - Engel, Barletta, Stang, Lejan - Hansen, Tyrala - Schnetzler, Lindemann, Andersen - Adler

Ingolstadt: Kirschstein - Bambara, Pisot, Matip, Fink - Buchner, Metzelder, Karl, Gerber - Mo. Hartmann, Leitl

Players out:

Osnabruck: Gorka (hamstring), Nickenig (red card suspension), M. Heidrich (yellow-red lock), Diabang (ribs and Hüftprellung), D. Schmidt (rehab)

Ingolstadt: Gercaliu (knee surgery), Igwe (knee surgery)

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Germany 2. Bundesliga results 17/12

Bielefeld    1 - 3    Aachen           
Duisburg    0 - 1    Bochum