St. Pauli did not disappoint after the great success recorded in the derby of Hamburg, against HSV, managing to win 3-1 at home, on “Millerntor” against the newly promoted Osnabruck.
Also, the “corsairs” returned with a point from the visit made in Baden-Württemberg, where they drew 2-2 in the company of Sandhausen, thanks to the goals scored by Viktor Gyokeres in the first half, respectively Dimitrios Diamantakos , at the end of the meeting.
With 8 points accumulated in the last 4 stages of the championship, the team trained by the Dutchman Jos Luhukay, the former coach of the “owls” from Sheffield, climbs to the 11th position of the hierarchy, 5 points away from Wehen (25 points) , occupant of the 16th place, the one who ensures the presence at the maintenance dam in “zweite”.
1. FC Nurnberg
On the other hand, with the installation of Jens Keller as head coach, Nurnberg seems to be back in form, but still gives way in the last stage of the championship, right on home soil, 0-3 against Hannover, another team with problems, currently outside the leading places of the hierarchy, failing to repeat the positive evolution recorded in the trip from Karlsruhe, where it was imposed at the limit, score 1-0.
Thus, “der Club” occupies the fourteenth position of the ranking, with 29 points accumulated during the 25 rounds played, one less than Sunday’s opponent, St. Pauli, negative goal difference -11, balance of 7 victories, 8 draws and 10 defeats suffered.
⚽️What are the likely teams in this match?
Football Prediction of the Day FC St. Pauli vs 1. FC Nurnberg
FC St. Pauli
In the previous 6 direct confrontations between the two teams, less than 2.5 goals were scored.
St. Pauli is undefeated in the last 4 stages of the championship.
At the same time, he took the lead at the break in 10 of the 25 stages played.
1.28 goals per match is the average of the goals scored by the “hamburgers” this season.
St. Pauli has lost only three of the last 16 matches played on “Millerntor” in the championship.
1. FC Nurnberg
Three of the last 5 direct meetings ended in a draw.
Jens Keller’s students have scored at least one goal in the previous 5 trips made in “zweite”.
Also, in 8 of the 12 away matches this season, over 2.5 goals were scored.
Midfielder Robin Hack is the top scorer from Nuremberg, with 7 seasonal successes.
Nurnberg have not conceded a goal in any of the 7 matches won in this tournament.
Bet Tips: Both score over 2.5 goals in the match – NO