Eintracht Frankfurt vs 1. FC Köln (12/09/15) analysis and prediction. For more stats and predictions download the Footbe app for free.
For the 4th round of the German Bundesliga, Eintracht Frankfurt will take on 1. FC Köln at home. Eintracht are currently lying in the 9th place, while Cologne are standing in the 4th spot with 3 more points. Eintracht Frankfurt lost to Wolfsburg (2-1) away, then shared the points with Augsburg (1-1), and defeated Stuttgart away with the emphatic 4-1. The attacking line of Eintracht is represented by Castaignos and Seferovic who are playing quite well this season. In this match Eintracht will miss Chandler, Anderson and Kittel. Alexander Meier was their best striker last season and he'll certainly strengthen their offense further.
Koln is enjoying a good start to the season after beating Stuttgart away (1-3) and Hamburg at home (2-1), plus a draw against Wolfsburg (1-1). In comparison to last season, "The Goats" began to play more offensively, a change which was aided by the acquisition of two strikers Modeste (ex-Hoffenheim) and Zoller (ex-Kaiserslautern). They will miss quite a few players for this match: Finn, Osako, Zoller, Maroh and Mavraj. The new signings have significantly strengthened the team.
The 2 teams have met before 26 times. Eintracht won 8 times, 6 matches ended in a draw, and Koln won 12 times. It is noteworthy that Eintracht has managed to beat Koln away just once (friendly games excluded). Eintracht Frankfurt is very strong at home and last season they only lost 3 times there. Based on statistical models, Footbe recommends to bet on Eintracht to win.