Dortmund vs Union Berlin 02/01/2020 Picks, Betting Tips and Predictions
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Dortmund vs Union Berlin 02/01/2020 – Borussia Dortmund looks to get their third straight league win and revenge on Union Berlin this coming Saturday at the Signal Iduna Park as part of the Bundesliga’s Matchday 20. The Blacks and Yellows have found new life with their new star striker, Erling Haaland, winning their past two games while The Iron Ones are just looking to maintain their spot in the middle of the table and avoid relegation. Online Betting is favoring Dortmund to continue their form and defeat Union Berlin.
Dortmund vs Union Berlin 02/01/2020
Dortmund made the biggest splash in the winter transfer in all of Europe by signing 19-year-old wonder kid Erling Haaland. The Norwegian striker has already scored five goals in two games off the bench to help the Black and Yellows win two in a row. Haaland has also played 57 minutes and his five goals in that span is the fastest in league history. In the 5-1 win against Koln last week, Dortmund started hot with two first-half goals from Raphael Guerreiro and Marco Reus. Jadon Sancho added another at the start of the second half before Haaland scored a brace in a span of 10 minutes. Dortmund will have revenge on their mind since they lost to Union Berlin in their first meeting of the season, 3-1.
Players to Watch: Jadon Sancho (11 goals, 11 assists), Marco Reus (10 G, 5 A), Thorgan Hazard (4 G, 9 A), Erling Haaland (5 G in 57 minutes of Bundesliga action), Achraf Hakimi (10 G, 5 A), Axel Witsel (3 G, 3 A).
This team looks to duplicate its success against Borussia Dortmund this season. Union shocked Dortmund on Matchday 3 with a 3-1 win at home. The Iron Ones’ maiden season at the Bundesliga has been impressive as they are 11th in the table with 23 points and they are not candidates for relegation. They are coming off a 2-0 win over Augsburg last week. Former Dortmund man Neven Subotic scored his first goal of the season in the 47th minute with Marcus Ingvartsen adding another in the 61st minute. The win was Union’s seventh of the season.
Players to Watch: Sebastian Andersson (8 G, 1 A), Marcus Ingvartsen (4 G, 1 A), Marius Bulter (4 G), Christopher Trimmel (4 A), Anthony Ujah (2 G), Sebastian Polter (2 G, 1 A).
Dortmund vs Union Berlin Betting Numbers
The Black and Yellows face off against the Iron Ones at the Signal Iduna Park on Matchday 20. Dortmund is looking for revenge while Union just wants to get the best possible result to maintain their position in the table. The Best Sportsbook Online has The Black and Yellows as the heavy favorites against the Iron Ones in this matchup.
Moneyline: The safest option is to bet on Dortmund since they are the heavy favorites and their moneyline is -350. On the other hand, Union, with a +800 moneyline, is capable of defeating Dortmund as evidenced by their first matchup of the season. Otherwise, a draw has moneyline of +550.
Score Prediction: Prediction is a solid 3-1 win for the Black and Yellows in front of the Yellow Wall.