Austria – Erste Liga: Hartberg vs Mattersburg Betting Preview

Both teams are near relegation zone and both need points in this match.

Mattersburg is in a pretty solid form without defeat on their last 5 matches in Erste Liga. austria_erste_liga_logo

Striker Patrick Bürger is out (7/1 f), but good news for Mattersburg is that Patrick Farkas (27/2 m) and top scorer Ingo Klemen (28/11 f) are both back in team and probably will be in the starting eleven. 

Hartberg lost their last two matches conceded 6 goals and scored only one. Their main problem is defence. They have one of the worst defensive lines in Erste Liga – conceded 58 goals this season.

Interesting are their previous matches. On the last three matches between those two teams were at least 4 goals on every match.

14.03.2014.  Mattersburg vs Hartberg  2-2

08.11.2013.  Hartberg vs Mattersburg  1-3

30.08.2013.  Mattersburg vs Hartberg  4-4

Another interesting fact: Hartberg got red cards on all those matches.

Friesenbichler G. (Hartberg) and Ingo Klemen (Mattersburg) are 2nd top scorers in Erste Liga – both scored 11 goals.

Mattersburg is in the better form, but the first betting option is over 2.5 goals. 

Hartberg vs Mattersburg Betting Tip: over 2.5 goals @ 1.57 (Bet365)

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