Union Berlin vs St Pauli – Union Berlin will be looking to advance to the DFB-Pokal semi-finals when they host second-tier side St Pauli in Berlin tonight. In the previous round, the hosts defeated Hertha Berlin 3-2 to go to the last eight, while St Pauli stunned Borussia Dortmund in the last round in mid-January.
Union Berlin has been in decent form in the Bundesliga recently, despite their previous three league setbacks. They’ve also been scoring goals at a good clip. Their defense, on the other hand, has been a source of concern recently.
They advanced to the DFB Pokal Quarter-Finals with a 3-2 full-time victory over Hertha Berlin away from home. They’ve also managed to put on a good show in previous DFB Pokal matches.
St. Pauli, on the other hand, advanced to the Quarter-Finals after overcoming Dortmund, a German first-division giant, 2-1 at home. They astonished everyone by defeating the Yellow Giants despite being the underdogs in the betting.
Following such a competitive performance, they will enter the next match in high spirits, seeking to advance to the DFB Pokal Semifinals. They have been in good form recently and will enter this match from fourth place in the Bundesliga table.
Union Berlin vs St Pauli – Hot stat:
Union Berlin has been the dominant power in this match-up in recent years, with the hosts winning 4-1 in their most recent meeting at this stadium. Since 2011, Union Berlin has gone undefeated against St. Pauli at home.
Union Berlin has been in good form at home recently. They have won seven of their past ten home games in all competitions. They’ve scored goals in the majority of their recent home games.
St. Pauli, on the other hand, has lost three of their last four 2. Bundesliga road games. Given the disparity in league level, such a run against Union Berlin, which is now ranked 9th in the Bundesliga, will be viewed as disappointing. As a result, we predict Union Berlin to win at the end of this one. Given their recent form, it won’t be a one-sided match.
Union Berlin vs St Pauli – Head-to-Head:
Our Prediction: Over 2.5 Goals