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Bochum vs. Mainz 05 1/15/2022 Fußball-Bundesliga Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Bochum meets Mainz 05 on 1/15/2022 at 07:30 AM.

Mainz 05 visits Bochum in a Fußball-Bundesliga match. Bochum with a record of 7-2-9 this season comes into this game with a 2-0-7 record on the road. Mainz 05 is 7-3-8 this season and is 5-3-1 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Bochum and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. Mainz 05 came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Bochum at their home pitch.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Mainz 05 and it is an opportunity to get rolling. They lost their previous match and hope to bounce back from the disappointing setback. What better place to turn the ship around for Mainz 05 than game on their home pitch?

The Bochum Roster

The Players to Watch for the Bochum

Anthony Losilla MF



Anthony Losilla has 17 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Anthony Losilla has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Anthony Losilla has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Anthony Losilla has 0 Red Cards this season.

Elvis Rexhbeçaj MF



Elvis Rexhbeçaj has 16 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bochum teammates, Elvis Rexhbeçaj had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Elvis Rexhbeçaj has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Elvis Rexhbeçaj has 0 Red Cards this season.

Danilo Soares DF



As a scorer, Danilo Soares had 17 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Danilo Soares has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Danilo Soares has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Danilo Soares has 0 Red Cards this season.

Sebastian Polter FW



As a scorer, Sebastian Polter had 14 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Sebastian Polter has 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Sebastian Polter has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Sebastian Polter has 1 Red Cards this season.

Gerrit Holtmann FW,MF



Gerrit Holtmann has 11 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bochum teammates, Gerrit Holtmann had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Gerrit Holtmann has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gerrit Holtmann has 0 Red Cards this season.

The Mainz 05 Roster

The Players to Watch for the Mainz 05

Silvan Widmer DF



As a scorer, Silvan Widmer had 17 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Mainz 05 teammates, Silvan Widmer had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Silvan Widmer has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Silvan Widmer has 0 Red Cards this season.

Stefan Bell DF



As a scorer, Stefan Bell had 16 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Mainz 05 teammates, Stefan Bell had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Stefan Bell has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Stefan Bell has 0 Red Cards this season.

Jonathan Burkardt FW



As a scorer, Jonathan Burkardt had 14 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Jonathan Burkardt has 7 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Jonathan Burkardt has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jonathan Burkardt has 0 Red Cards this season.

Karim Onisiwo FW



As a scorer, Karim Onisiwo had 12 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Karim Onisiwo has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Karim Onisiwo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Karim Onisiwo has 0 Red Cards this season.

Leandro Barreiro Martins MF



As a scorer, Leandro Barreiro Martins had 12 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Mainz 05 teammates, Leandro Barreiro Martins had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Leandro Barreiro Martins has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Leandro Barreiro Martins has 0 Red Cards this season.

Bochum Team Stats

The Bochum Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Bochum was able to score 0.89 goals. Offensively, they are quite disappointing in their ability to put the ball in the back of the net. Bochum scored those goals off assists 63.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.56 assists. Compared to other teams, the concept of sharing the ball is quite foreign.

Bochum converted on 0.24 of attempted shots on goal. The shots generated from this offense would be deemed below average.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Bochum attempts 3.67 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Bochum is able to get 32.2% of their shots to be on goal(target). Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.







Bochum Defensive Stats and Metrics

Bochum gave up 1.39 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Bochum plays below-average defense and puts a lot of pressure on their offense to score to make up for it. Bochum goalkeepers fended off 5.22 shots per 90 minutes. This defense plays with fire far too often due to their inability to prevent shots on goal.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 73.4% of shots on target were saved by Bochum goalkeepers. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. Bochum goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 33.3% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.







Bochum Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Bochum had 11.11 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Bochum in the top 85 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bochum had 20.11 interceptions. This puts Bochum in the top 0 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bochum commits 11.89 fouls. Bochum is in the top 39 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Bochum drew 12.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bochum in the top 46 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bochum committed an offside 2.28 times. This puts Bochum in the top 83 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.







Mainz 05 Team Stats

The Mainz 05 Offensive Stats and Metrics

Mainz 05 scored 1.39 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Mainz 05 was able to score 1.17 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Mainz 05 was able to score on 0.30 of their shots on target. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Mainz 05 attempts 4.61 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Mainz 05 is able to get 35.2% of their shots to be on goal(target). They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Mainz 05 Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Mainz 05 was able to hold opponents to 1.06 goals. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.33 shots were saved by Mainz 05 goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Mainz 05 truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Mainz 05 goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 68.3% of the time. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 33.3% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Mainz 05. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.

Mainz 05 Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Mainz 05 had 11.83 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Mainz 05 is in the top 78 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Mainz 05 had 16.72 interceptions. This puts Mainz 05 in the top 7 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Mainz 05 has committed 13.83 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Mainz 05 in the top 75 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Mainz 05 drew 10.28 fouls. This puts Mainz 05 in the top 80 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Mainz 05 had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.0 times per 90 minutes of action. Mainz 05 is in the top 67 percentile in offside calls against them.

Bochum vs. Mainz 05 Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Bochum 3 Mainz 05 4

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