Werder Bremen hosts Greuther Furth
Werder Bremen hosts Greuther Furth at the Weserstadion in a match from the 1/8-finals of the DFB Pokal. Let us take a look at it for you in our football best betting tips for today.
How did Werder Bremen reach the 1/8-finals of the Cup? In the previous round the former Bundesliga champions faced Hannover 96 away from home and dominated the game for a comfortable 3-0 win over the 2. Bundesliga side. Gebre Selassie opened the score in the first half while Joshua Sargent doubled the lead just three minutes later. It was Jean Manuel Mbom who scored the third goal after 60 minutes of playing.
Werder Bremen are the second most successful club in the history of the DFB Pokal. They have won the competition six times in their history. They have traditions in this tournament, but it’s also a fact that Werder are lacking the quality of a top club in recent years. They are currently 11th in the Bundesliga standings with 22 points won.
Greuther Furth reached this phase of the DFB Pokal after already eliminating a Bundesliga side in the previous round. They faced Hoffenheim at the PreZeroArena and won the game after a 2-2 draw and a win after penalties. Sebastian Ernst and Marco Meyerhofer scored for the visitors in the regular time.
In the 2. Bundesliga Greuther Furth are currently fighting for promotion. The club is 4th in the standings with 35 points and just one point behind the 2nd Bochum. Greuther Furth won their last two matches in the league against Osnabruck and Ezgerbirge Aue.
That’s the football best betting tips for the DFB Pokal 1/8-finals game between Werder Bremen and Greuther Furth at the Weserstadion. Werder might be favourites here, but don’t forget that Greuther Furth already eliminated one Bundesliga team in the previous round.