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Werder Bremen welcome Union Berlinon Wednesday in the Bundesliga, with the host motivated by the possibility of closing the gap in the table on the visitors. On the other hand, the latter could distance themselves even further with a win in this exciting round 17 match.

While Union Berlin are now third in the Bundesliga table after collecting 30 points in 16 rounds, Werder Bremen trail them on 21 points. This leaves them as number 9 in the table after 16 rounds played.

Werder Bremen are chasing revenge after succumbing to a disappointing defeat in the latest encounter against Union Berlin. However, judging by prices from the bookmakers, they could be in for more disappointment.

Werder Bremen scored 14 goals, conceded 23 and fought their way to one clean sheet in their previous ten matches.

Union Berlin scored 14 goals, conceded 17 and managed three clean sheets in their previous ten matches.

Supporters will be hoping to see a similarly thrilling encounter, as it turned out to be the last time Werder Bremen played against Union Berlin. It finished 3-1 in a great match between the pair.

Werder Bremen vs Union Berlin Prediction

Werder Bremen Form

Werder Bremen have had to endure a tough spell in their last three matches, from which they have nothing to show. They were beaten 6-1 by Bayern Munich, before RB Leipzig ran out 1-2 winners. A third defeat on the trot followed against FC Koln, who came out 7-1 winners. Werder Bremen won three of their previous six matches at Wohninvest WESERSTADION in the Bundesliga. They drew zero and suffered three defeats, scoring nine goals to seven against.

Few people had high hopes on behalf of Werder Bremen before the season, but current form sees them punching above expectations.

Union Berlin Form

In their last three matches, Union Berlin drew 2-2 with Augsburg, lost 4-1 against Freiburg and beat Hoffenheim 3-1. In their last six away matches in the Bundesliga, Union Berlin won twice, while also recording zero draws. They endured four defeats in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying 13 goals conceded and four scored.

While perhaps not quite strong enough for a podium finish, Union Berlin should have no trouble finishing the upper half of the Bundesliga.

Bookmakers rate the match more or less equal, but Werder Bremen have looked a little shaky recently. We believe, it could be optimal time for Union Berlin to visit Wohninvest WESERSTADION, and we back them for a good result.

Werder Bremen have taken seven points from their last seven games against teams from the top half of the Bundesliga table. They won two of these matches with a scoreline of 15 goals to 19. Union Berlin won four games, picked up 13 points, scored ten and conceded nine goals in their last seven games against teams from the top half of the Bundesliga table. Werder Bremen so far pulled off a record of six wins, three draws and seven defeats in the Bundesliga this season. Union Berlin put nine wins, three draws and four defeats on the board in the Bundesliga.

Werder Bremen vs Union Berlin Stats

  • In the last 5 Werder Bremen home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Werder Bremen have scored in the last 7 matches in a row
  • Werder Bremen have won the last 3 matches in a row
  • In 6 of the last 8 Werder Bremen matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Werder Bremen have won 3 of the last 4 home matches while scoring less than 2.5 goals
  • Union Berlin have scored in 14 of the last 15 matches
  • In 5 of the last 6 Union Berlin matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
  • Union Berlin have won the last 3 matches in a row while scoring more than 1.5 goals
  • In 5 of the last 6 Union Berlin matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 3 of the last 4 Union Berlin matches the sum of goals was over 4.5

Werder Bremen vs Union Berlin Team News

Werder Bremen could be looking at four players on the injured and absent list ahead of their upcoming match against Union Berlin.

Lee Buchanan, Niclas Fuellkrug, Romano Schmid and Felix Agu are missing from the squad, Werder Bremen will field against Union Berlinon Wednesday.

Union Berlin have three on the list of injured and absent players before their next match against Werder Bremen on Wednesday.

Morten Thorsby, Andras Schafer and Kevin Moehwald all face a spell on the sidelines for Union Berlin due to various injuries.

Werder Bremen vs Union Berlin H2H

Union Berlin celebrated a 3-1 win in their most recent meeting with their upcoming opponent. Are we in for something similar at Wohninvest WESERSTADION on Wednesday? Werder Bremen picked up two wins in their previous six matches against Union Berlin, while the latter claimed three wins in these, with the remaining finishing a draw. The bookies best betting odds on a draw at full-time are at 21/10.

Werder Bremen vs Union Berlin Results

Both teams scored two times in the last four matches between Werder Bremen and Union Berlin.

Werder Bremen vs Union Berlin Betting Tips

Werder Bremen against Union Berlin is also a battle between Niclas Fuellkrug and Danilho Doekhi with both in decent form. The former scored three while the latter has three Bundesliga goals in their last six games respectively.

In their last 10 matches at Wohninvest WESERSTADION across all tournaments Werder Bremen won four times, drew two and lost four times. Union Berlin claimed five wins, zero draw and five defeats in their last 10 games away. Strap yourselves up for a goals at Wohninvest WESERSTADION since both teams scored in six of the last 10 home matches for Werder Bremen. The same occurred in three of the last 10 league games away from home for Union Berlin.

In the past four encounters between Werder Bremen and Union Berlin over 2.5 goals came out two times, with Werder Bremen scoring an average of 0.75 goals per game. Union Berlin averaged two goals, while both teams scored two times. Over 2.5 goals came out six times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Werder Bremen, who scored an average of 1.5 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in eight of the last ten games for Union Berlin, who managed to hit the net 2.3 times on average in these games.