Bochum vs Mainz Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Free VfL Bochum 1848 vs FSV Mainz 05 prediction. 16:30 Kick-Off, Saturday 6 August at Vonovia Ruhrstadion. Bundesliga betting tips and football odds.

Bochum

vs

Mainz

This encounter could be high-scoring and that’s why our betting prediction is Over 2.5 Goals. Get the Total Goals odds of 1.80 that VfL Bochum and Mainz score at least three goals between them.

Reasons for our Bochum vs Mainz prediction:

  • Bochum have conceded 2 or more goals in 9 of their last 20 matches
  • In 7 of the last 10 Mainz 05 away matches, there have been Over 2.5 Goals
  • Mainz 05 have conceded 2 or more goals in 6 of their last 10 away matches

We’re expecting a high-scoring Bundesliga encounter. Therefore, head to the Total Goals market and our tip is to back Over 2.5 at 1.80 where we need three or more.

If you’re looking for bigger odds, you can have a bang on Over 3.5 Goals and that is a significantly larger price with the bookies.

Betting Tips: Bochum vs Mainz

OUR TIPS Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.80 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Betting Odds

Bookies favourites Mainz 05 are regarded as the likeliest winners for this Bundesliga game and the 2.15 about them triumphing means a 47% chance of winning based on their current betting odds. Bochum are regarded as a long shot to win and you can currently back them at 3.40.

You can get a similar price whether you’re backing Over or Under 2.5 Goals. An alternative angle is a Both Teams to Score bet and Yes has been chalked up at 1.66.

If you fancy Bochum but want money back if this Bundesliga match is a draw, then you can get 2.25. You can bet on Mainz at 1.57 on the Draw No Bet market.

Match Preview

Bochum played FC Viktoria 1889 Berlin in their last match and this was an away game at Friedrich-Ludwig-Jahn-Sportpark. The scoreline was a 3-0 win in this DFB-Pokal encounter, with Simon Zoller, Takuma Asano and Philipp Hofmann scoring for Bochum.

Mainz 05 most recently played an away DFB-Pokal clash against Erzgebirge Aue which was a 3-0 win. Dominik Kohr, Delano Burgzorg and Marcus Ingvartsen were the goalscorers at Erzgebirgsstadion.

When Bochum and Mainz 05 last played, it was a 3-1 win for Bochum at Vonovia Ruhrstadion.

During the past 4 matches, Bochum have won three times. Mainz 05 have won once and no draws.

Team Stats

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Full time Result

  • 6 wins, 9 defeats and 5 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 4 wins, 4 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 7 wins, 9 defeats and 4 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 1 wins, 7 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

VfL Bochum 1848

FSV Mainz 05

Goals / match
2.2 2
Conceded / match
1.8 1.8
Total / match
4 3.8

Corners

Corners

VfL Bochum 1848

FSV Mainz 05

For / match
5.2 5.6
Against / match
4 3.8
Total / match
9.2 9.4

Possession

Possession

Team News

It’s great to get the latest lineups for the match, with injuries being flagged up thanks to our up-to-date Bochum vs Mainz 05 team news.

Getting the player information you need is easy thanks to the Bundesliga squads.

Starting Lineups

Bochum Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Mainz 05 Confirmed Lineup 3-4-2-1

Bochum Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

1 Manuel Riemann
2 Cristian Gamboa 4 Erhan Masovic 20 Ivan Ordets 16 K. Stafylidis
8 Anthony Losilla 7 Kevin Stoeger
9 Simon Zoller 11 Takuma Asano 17 Gerrit Holtmann
33 Philipp Hofmann
27 Robin Zentner
16 Stefan Bell 42 Alexander Hack 5 Maxim Leitsch
20 Edimilson Fernandes 3 Aaron Caricol 7 Jae-Sung Lee 31 Dominik Kohr
6 Anton Stach 10 Angelo Fulgini
9 Karim Onisiwo

Mainz 05 Confirmed Lineup 3-4-2-1

Bochum Substitutes

  • 6Patrick Osterhage
  • 10Philipp Foerster
  • 18Jordi Osei-Tutu
  • 21Michael Esser
  • 22C. Antwi-Adjej
  • 23Saidy Janko
  • 24V. Lambropoulos
  • 25Mohammed Tolba
  • 35Silvere Ganvoula

Mainz 05 Substitutes

  • 1Finn Dahmen
  • 4Aymen Barkok
  • 8Leandro Barreiro
  • 11Marcus Ingvartsen
  • 19Anthony Caci
  • 23Anderson Lucoqui
  • 24Merveille Papela
  • 36Marlon Mustapha
  • 37Delano Burgzorg

Previous Bochum Lineups

14 May Bundesliga
Union Berlin 3-2 Bochum
06 May Bundesliga
Bochum 2-1 Bielefeld
30 Apr Bundesliga
Dortmund 3-4 Bochum

Previous Mainz Lineups

14 May Bundesliga
Mainz 05 2-2 Frankfurt
07 May Bundesliga
Hertha Berlin 1-2 Mainz 05
30 Apr Bundesliga
Mainz 05 3-1 Bayern Munich

You can find out the Bochum vs Mainz 05 lineups including substitutes ahead of kick-off. Check out our predicted lineups before getting confirmed starting 11s.

Injuries & Suspensions

Bochum Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
K. Stafylidis Muscle injury
Jannes-Kilian Horn Hamstring
Danilo Soares Hip injury
Jacek Goralski Eye injury

Mainz 05 Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Danny da Costa Groin strain
Jae-Sung Lee Knee injury

Get the lowdown on player injuries and suspensions thanks to our injury news section. We have a list of players currently unavailable for their teams.

Get the important stats for every player thanks to our team-by-team squad information.

Germany FlagBundesliga Table

Bundesliga 2022/2023

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Augsburg 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
2 Leverkusen 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
3 Bayern Munich 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
4 Bochum 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
5 Dortmund 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
6 B. M'gladbach 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
7 Frankfurt 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
8 FC Koln 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
9 Freiburg 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
10 Hertha Berlin 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
11 Hoffenheim 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
12 Mainz 05 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
13 RB Leipzig 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
14 Schalke 04 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
15 Union Berlin 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
16 VfB Stuttgart 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
17 Werder Bremen 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
18 Wolfsburg 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Augsburg 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
2 Leverkusen 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
3 Bayern Munich 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
4 Bochum 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
5 Dortmund 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
6 B. M'gladbach 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
7 Frankfurt 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
8 FC Koln 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
9 Freiburg 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
10 Hertha Berlin 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
11 Hoffenheim 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
12 Mainz 05 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
13 RB Leipzig 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
14 Schalke 04 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
15 Union Berlin 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
16 VfB Stuttgart 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
17 Werder Bremen 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
18 Wolfsburg 0 0 0 0 0:0 0

We recommend looking at the Bundesliga standings after each round of games so you can see where each side are placed in the table.