2019-20 Bundesliga 2 – Heidenheim vs Arminia Bielefeld Preview & Prediction

THE FACTS

When does Heidenheim vs Arminia Bielefeld kick off? Saturday 14th December, 2019 – 12:00 (UK)

Where is Heidenheim vs Arminia Bielefeld being played? Voith-Arena

What TV channel is Heidenheim vs Arminia Bielefeld on in the UK? BT Sport have the rights to German Bundesliga 2 matches in the UK, so it is worth checking their schedule

Where can I stream Heidenheim vs Arminia Bielefeld in the UK? If televised, subscribers can stream the match live on the BT Sport website & app

Where can I get tickets for Heidenheim vs Arminia Bielefeld?

Heidenheim – https://www.eventimsports.de/ols/fcheidenheim/de/tageskarten/channel/shop/index/

Arminia Bielefeld – https://www.eventimsports.de/ols/dsc-auswaerts/de/auswaerts/channel/shop/index

What was the score in the last meeting between Heidenheim & Arminia Bielefeld? Arminia Bielefeld 1-2 Heidenheim

THE TEAM NEWS

HEIDENHEIM

  • For the second week in a row, Heidenheim scored in the second half to win 1-0 at Hamburger SV last Friday and claim their fourth victory in six league games.
  • Griesbeck has been ruled out until the New Year after suffering an injury during the last game, joining Thiel and Thomalla in the treatment room.
  • Fohrenbach came on for Griesbeck against Hamburg and scored so he could start, with Kerschbaumer moving back into central midfield.

Predicted line-up (4-4-2): Muller; Busch, Husing, Mainka, Theuerkauf; Schnatterer, Dorsch, Kerschbaumer, Fohrenbach; Kleindienst, Leipertz

Unavailable: Thiel (Injured), Thomalla (Injured), Griesbeck (Injured)

Doubtful:

ARMINIA BIELEFELD

  • Arminia Bielefeld came from behind twice in the final 10 minutes of the match to salvage a point at home to Karlsruher SC last Friday, which extended their lead at the top.
  • Long-term casualties Quaschner, Behrendt and Yabo remain sidelined but coach Neuhaus has no fresh personnel issues to deal with.
  • Seufert was preferred to Edmundsson in midfield against Karlsruher but the latter could start this time after coming on and scoring his fourth goal of the season.

Predicted line-up (4-3-3): Ortega Moreno; Brunner, Pieper, Nilsson, Hartherz; Prietl, Edmundsson, Hartel; Clauss, Klos, Voglsammer

Unavailable: Quaschner (Injured), Behrendt (Injured), Yabo (Injured)

Doubtful:

THE PREDICTION

Leaders Arminia Bielefeld face a tough test at Heidenheim, who have won five of their last six league games at home. Bielefeld have been excellent on their travels but they are without a clean sheet in five games, so expect both of these in-form teams to find the net.

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