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Mainz 05 vs. Wolfsburg 5/22/2021 Fußball-Bundesliga Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Mainz 05 visits Wolfsburg on 5/22/2021.

Wolfsburg clashes with Mainz 05 in a Fußball-Bundesliga match. Mainz 05 with a record of 17.0-10.0-6.0 this season comes into this game with a 7.0-6.0-4.0 record on the road. Wolfsburg is 17.0-10.0-6.0 this season and is 10.0-4.0-2.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Mainz 05 and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their last match, Wolfsburg played to a draw. While it is not a loss, Wolfsburg is itching for an opportunity to take advantage of their home pitch and gain a victory over Mainz 05.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Wolfsburg and it is an opportunity to get rolling. Wolfsburg played to a draw in their last match. It is not a loss, but getting a home win is paramount. There are expectations that come with improved performance on a familiar pitch.

The Mainz 05 Roster

The Players to Watch for the Mainz 05

Moussa Niakhate DF

As a shooter, Moussa Niakhate had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Moussa Niakhate has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Moussa Niakhate has 30 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 Mainz 05 teammates, Moussa Niakhate had 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Moussa Niakhate has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Moussa Niakhate has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Jerry St. Juste DF

Jerry St. Juste has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jerry St. Juste had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Jerry St. Juste had 31 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, Jerry St. Juste had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jerry St. Juste has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jerry St. Juste has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Leandro Barreiro Martins MF

As a shooter, Leandro Barreiro Martins had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Leandro Barreiro Martins had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Leandro Barreiro Martins had 25 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, Leandro Barreiro Martins had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Leandro Barreiro Martins has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Leandro Barreiro Martins has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Jean-Paul Boëtius MF,FW

Jean-Paul Boëtius has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jean-Paul Boëtius had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Jean-Paul Boëtius had 22 goals this season. He is not a goal-scorer, but maybe one day he will! Jean-Paul Boëtius has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jean-Paul Boëtius has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jean-Paul Boëtius has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Danny Latza MF

Danny Latza has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Danny Latza had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Danny Latza had 19 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Mainz 05 teammates, Danny Latza had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Danny Latza has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Danny Latza has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Phillipp Mwene DF

As a shooter, Phillipp Mwene had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Phillipp Mwene had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Phillipp Mwene had 18 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Phillipp Mwene has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Phillipp Mwene has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Phillipp Mwene has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Karim Onisiwo FW

Karim Onisiwo has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Karim Onisiwo has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Karim Onisiwo had 19 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Karim Onisiwo has 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Karim Onisiwo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Karim Onisiwo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Robin Quaison FW,MF

As a shooter, Robin Quaison had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Robin Quaison had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Robin Quaison had 15 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Mainz 05 teammates, Robin Quaison had 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Robin Quaison has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Robin Quaison has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

The Wolfsburg Roster

The Players to Watch for the Wolfsburg

Wout Weghorst FW

As a shooter, Wout Weghorst had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Wout Weghorst had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Wout Weghorst had 31 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Wolfsburg teammates, Wout Weghorst had 20 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Wout Weghorst has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Wout Weghorst has 3 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Ridle Baku FW,DF

As a shooter, Ridle Baku had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ridle Baku had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Ridle Baku had 28 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Wolfsburg teammates, Ridle Baku had 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.

Ridle Baku has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ridle Baku has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

John Brooks DF

John Brooks has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. John Brooks has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, John Brooks had 30 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Wolfsburg teammates, John Brooks had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

John Brooks has 0 Yellow Cards this season. John Brooks has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Maximilian Arnold MF

As a shooter, Maximilian Arnold had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Maximilian Arnold had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Maximilian Arnold had 27 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Wolfsburg teammates, Maximilian Arnold had 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Maximilian Arnold has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Maximilian Arnold has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Xaver Schlager MF

As a shooter, Xaver Schlager had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Xaver Schlager has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Xaver Schlager has 28 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Xaver Schlager has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Xaver Schlager has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Xaver Schlager has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Maxence Lacroix DF

Maxence Lacroix has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Maxence Lacroix has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Maxence Lacroix has 27 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Maxence Lacroix has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Maxence Lacroix has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Maxence Lacroix has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Josip Brekalo FW

As a shooter, Josip Brekalo had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Josip Brekalo has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Josip Brekalo has 19 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Josip Brekalo 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.

Josip Brekalo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Josip Brekalo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Yannick Gerhardt MF,FW

As a shooter, Yannick Gerhardt had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Yannick Gerhardt has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Yannick Gerhardt has 21 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Yannick Gerhardt has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Yannick Gerhardt has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Yannick Gerhardt has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in Fußball-Bundesliga action.

Mainz 05 Team Stats

The Mainz 05 Offensive Stats and Metrics

Mainz 05 scored 0.94 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Offensively, they are quite disappointing in their ability to put the ball in the back of the net. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Mainz 05 was able to score 0.64 goals off assists. This is not a team sets up goals off assists as often as others.

Mainz 05 converted on 0.25 of attempted shots on goal. The shots generated from this offense would be deemed below average.

Mainz 05 attempted 3.79 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Mainz 05 attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 34.9% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Mainz 05 Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Mainz 05 was able to hold opponents to 1.48 goals. Mainz 05 plays below-average defense and puts a lot of pressure on their offense to score to make up for it. Mainz 05 goalkeepers fended off 4.55 shots per 90 minutes. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 68.0% of shots on target were saved by Mainz 05 goalkeepers. 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, 15.2% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Mainz 05. This defense and goalkeeping crew is really struggling, expecting a clean sheet is unreasonable.







Mainz 05 Utility Stats

Wolfsburg tried 12.52 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Wolfsburg is in the top 74 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Wolfsburg had 13.27 interceptions. This puts Wolfsburg in the top 16 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Wolfsburg has committed 13.03 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Wolfsburg in the top 45 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Wolfsburg drew 11.09 fouls. Wolfsburg is in the top 78 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Wolfsburg committed an offside 2.39 times. Wolfsburg is in the top 91 percentile in offside calls against them.

Wolfsburg Team Stats

The Wolfsburg Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Wolfsburg was able to score 1.61 goals. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Wolfsburg scored those goals off assists 86.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.39 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, Wolfsburg was able to score on 0.34 of their shots on target. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Wolfsburg attempts 4.76 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Wolfsburg attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 34.2% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Wolfsburg Defensive Stats and Metrics

Wolfsburg gave up 0.94 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. Wolfsburg goalkeepers fended off 3.27 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Wolfsburg truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Wolfsburg goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 71.3% 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. Wolfsburg goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 42.4% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Wolfsburg Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Wolfsburg had 12.52 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Wolfsburg in the top 74 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Wolfsburg had 13.27 interceptions. This puts Wolfsburg in the top 16 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Wolfsburg commits 13.03 fouls. Wolfsburg is in the top 45 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Wolfsburg drew 11.09 fouls. This puts Wolfsburg in the top 78 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Wolfsburg had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.39 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Wolfsburg in the top 91 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Mainz 05 vs. Wolfsburg Prediction, Picks, and Odds


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