Borussia Dortmund vs Hoffenheim Match Prediction: August 27, 2021
August 27, 2021 8:30 pm
Date & Time: August 27th, 2021 – 23:30 (IST)
Venue: Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund
Having lost on the road in Freiburg last time out, Borussia Dortmund will be eager to respond to the doubters at home to Hoffenheim.
Visitors Hoffenheim are unbeaten from their opening two Bundesliga games this season, but they will be all too aware of the magnitude of the task facing them here.
It promises to be a fascinating season for Borussia Dortmund, who are trying to adapt to life without Jadon Sancho, as the Englishman left during the summer to sign for Manchester United.
There is change afoot off the field too, as Marco Rose has been entrusted in the manager’s hot seat and there are sure to be tweaks to formations and playing personnel throughout the campaign.
Gregor Kobel has started the season in between the sticks for Dortmund, with the young Swiss stopper having impressed throughout the pre-season.
Centre-back Manuel Akanji enjoyed a hugely impressive Euro 2020 and he will be the rock in the heart of the Dortmund defence this season.
Axel Witsel and Jude Bellingham will be charged with breaking up opposition attacks while Thorgan Hazard is a hugely creative threat from midfield.
Erling Haaland needs no introduction up front for Dortmund and he has already netted twice in the league for Dortmund this season.
Adapting to life after Julian Nagelsmann has been no easy task for Hoffenheim, but they have started the campaign in an impressive fashion.
Sebastian Hoeneß is the latest man in the hot seat for Hoffenheim and he looks to have all the credentials in terms of being able to build a squad and recognise talent.
Oliver Baumann is one of the more experienced Bundesliga goalkeepers and he will have a big job on his hands in goal for Hoffenheim this term.
Kevin Vogt is a Bundesliga stalwart and his versatility and aggression could prove invaluable for Hoffenheim this season.
Austrian Christoph Baumgartner enjoyed a hugely impressive Euro 2020 and has seen his stock rise significantly.
Croatian Andrej Kramarić is one of the best strikers in the division and he will once again be the man that Hoffenheim look towards to score goals.
Borussia Dortmund vs Hoffenheim Match Odds
Borussia Dortmund – $1.46
Hoffenheim – $7.5
Draw – $5.25
Borussia Dortmund vs Hoffenheim Best Bets
|Erling Haaland to score anytime
|Both teams to score in the match – YES
|Over 2.5 goals in the game
|Borussia Dortmund to win the match
Borussia Dortmund vs Hoffenheim – Match Prediction
This should be a hugely entertaining game between two sides that have very clear ideologies on how to play football.
With confidence high in the camp, Hoffenheim will fancy their chances here, but Dortmund are a good side and they should pick up a much-needed home win.
Predicted Result: Borussia Dortmund to win the match – $1.46.
Predicted Correct Score: Borussia Dortmund 3 – 1 Hoffenheim – $11.00.