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Heidenheim vs Bayer 04 Leverkusen prediction 2024-02-17

Heidenheim
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2024-02-17
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Bayer 04 Leverkusen
Prediction: 1-1
Bayer 04 Leverkusen
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Probability of win
Heidenheim — 23.8%
Draw — 22.9%
Bayer 04 Leverkusen — 53.4%
Our Prediction
Winner: Bayer 04 Leverkusen;
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After rolling over Bayern Munich 3-0 in the Bundesliga derby, Bayer Leverkusen will look to retain top position in the standings when they take on Heidenheim on Matchday 22. The BayArena outfit are on the right track to win their first Bundesliga trophy, but Liverpool target Xabi Alonso must warn his men against complacency. Odilon Kossounou is back from international duty, while all Exequiel Palacios, Victor Boniface, and Arthur are sidelined with injuries.

Heidenheim, on the other hand, did well to shock Werder Bremen on the road in their last league fixture, with the team moving closer to the Conference League berth. Bayer Leverkusen, though, are more of a team than Heidenheim and we predict that the visitors are going to pick up all three points from the match. All Exequiel Palacios, Victor Boniface, and Arthur are out of contention with injuries for the league leaders.

Prediction: 1-3 (Bayer)

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Both to score
Yes
57.43%
No
42.57%
Total
More 2.5
More 3.5
Less 2.5
Less 3.5
57.3%
34.9%
42.7%
65.1%
Individual total
More 0.5
More 1.5
Less 0.5
Less 1.5
Heidenheim
68.3%
31.9%
31.7%
68.1%
Bayer 04 Leverkusen
84%
54.7%
16%
45.3%
Correct score
0:0
0:1
0:2
0:3
0:4
1:0
1:1
1:2
1:3
1:4
5.1%
9.3%
8.5%
5.2%
2.4%
5.8%
10.7%
9.8%
6%
2.7%
2:0
2:1
2:2
2:3
2:4
3:0
3:1
3:2
3:3
3:4
3.3%
6.1%
5.6%
3.4%
1.6%
1.3%
2.4%
2.2%
1.3%
0.6%

Statistic

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Heidenheim

The future guests can be called the opening of the season in the German championship. After the winter break, the future hosts have not lost, four draws and one win over Werder Bremen. Before the start of the reporting round "Heidenheim" occupies 9th place in the standings of the German championship, has 27 points. The team has the potential to fight for a place in the European Cup, but we doubt that "Heidenheim" is really motivated for such accomplishments. The team's home statistics is 7th in the division, +5=3-2, 18:15 goal difference

Bayer

The visitors have Arthur, Boniface, Džaka and Palacios in the infirmary. But despite the personnel difficulties, Bayer has excellent statistics in the last few games. After the winter break, the Farmers have five wins with one draw against Gladbach. In the last round of the BC Bayer defeated Bayern, their closest and, in fact, the only competitor, with a score of 3:0. Before the start of the reporting round, Bayer are leading the league with 55 points, five points ahead of Bayern Munich. Leverkusen have the best away statistics in the division, +8=2-0, 23:8 goal difference.

Individual statistics

Four matches out of five extreme matches involving "Heidenheim" ended in a draw.

"Heidenheim" did not lose in 9 extreme meetings.

"Bayer" has not lost a single match in the season 2023/24.

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Heidenheim Bayer 04 Leverkusen
Games 23 23
Wins 7 19
Losses 9 0
Draws 7 4
Goals 33 59
Goals per game 1.4 2.6
Conceded per game 1.7 0.7
Attacks 98.4 133.2
Corners per game 5.5 6.8
Yellow cards per game 1.7 1.9
Fouls per game 13.2 9.1
Latest matches
Score
2024-02-17
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Heidenheim
Bayer 04 Leverkusen
1
2
2024-02-02
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Heidenheim
Borussia Dortmund
0
0
2024-01-20
Team Logo Team Logo
Heidenheim
VfL Wolfsburg
1
1
2023-12-20
Team Logo Team Logo
Heidenheim
SC Freiburg
3
2
2023-12-09
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Heidenheim
Darmstadt 98
3
2
2024-02-17
Team Logo Team Logo
Heidenheim
Bayer 04 Leverkusen
1
2
2024-02-03
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Darmstadt 98
Bayer 04 Leverkusen
0
2
2024-01-20
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RB Leipzig
Bayer 04 Leverkusen
2
3
2024-01-13
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FC Augsburg
Bayer 04 Leverkusen
0
1
Bundesliga
Team Games Win. Draws Lost Goals Points
Bayer 04 Leverkusen 23 19 4 0 59:16 61
FC Bayern München 23 17 2 4 63:26 53
VfB Stuttgart 23 15 2 6 52:29 47
Borussia Dortmund 22 11 8 3 44:27 41
RB Leipzig 23 12 4 7 49:30 40
Eintracht Frankfurt 22 8 9 5 34:28 33
Werder Bremen 23 8 6 9 32:35 30
SC Freiburg 22 8 5 9 29:40 29
Heidenheim 23 7 7 9 33:40 28
TSG Hoffenheim 22 7 6 9 38:41 27
VfL Bochum 1848 23 5 10 8 28:46 25
Borussia Mönchengladbach 23 6 7 10 41:45 25
FC Union Berlin 23 7 4 12 23:37 25
VfL Wolfsburg 22 6 6 10 26:34 24
FC Augsburg 22 5 8 9 31:40 23
FC Köln 23 3 8 12 16:37 17
FSV Mainz 05 23 2 9 12 18:37 15
Darmstadt 98 23 2 7 14 24:52 13
Top scorers
Heidenheim
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T. Kleindienst (7)
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J. Beste (7)
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E. Dinkci (7)
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M. Pieringer (2)
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J. Schöppner (2)
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P. Mainka (2)
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B. Gimber (1)
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A. Beck (1)
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L. Maloney (1)
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N. Dovedan (1)
Bayer 04 Leverkusen
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V. Boniface (10)
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A. Grimaldo (8)
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J. Frimpong (7)
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J. Hofmann (5)
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F. Wirtz (5)
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J. Tah (4)
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N. Tella (4)
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E. Palacios (3)
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P. Schick (3)
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A. Adli (2)
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K. Odilon (1)
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A. Hložek (1)
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P. Hincapié Reyna (1)
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J. Stanisic (1)
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G. Xhaka (1)
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R. Andrich (1)
Top assists
Heidenheim
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J. Beste
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T. Kleindienst
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E. Dinkci
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A. Beck
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N. Theuerkauf
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H. Traorè
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L. Maloney
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B. Gimber
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S. Schimmer
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J. Schöppner
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N. Dovedan
Bayer 04 Leverkusen
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F. Wirtz
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A. Grimaldo
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V. Boniface
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J. Frimpong
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J. Hofmann
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A. Adli
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E. Palacios
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N. Mbamba
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P. Hincapié Reyna
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P. Schick
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R. Andrich
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N. Tella
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E. Tapsoba
Bundesliga Heidenheim Bayer 04 Leverkusen
Number of matches 306 23 23
Average win rate (%) 36.3 30.4 82.6
Goals per match 3.1 1.4 2.6
Yellow per match 4.4 1.7 1.9
Corners per match 9.8 5.5 6.8
Home goals per match 1.8 1.7 2.8
Away goals per match 1.3 1.2 2.3
Player rating 6.8 6.5 6.7

An In-Depth Look at Soccer Teams Heidenheim and Bayer 04 Leverkusen

Soccer, often referred to as 'the beautiful game', paints an elaborate canvas featuring teams worldwide, each with its unique story. This article embarks on a journey to explore the narratives of two distinct soccer teams, Heidenheim and Bayer 04 Leverkusen, tracing their origins and development.

The Roots and Rise of Heidenheim

The history of Heidenheim, or more formally known as 1.FC Heidenheim 1846, is an epic of endurance and tenacity. Founded in 1846, the German club was initially recognized for its vibrant gymnastics department. Only in 1911 did it foray into the world of soccer, carving a niche within the regional circuit in Swabia, South Germany.

However, the birth of 1. FC Heidenheim as a standalone professional football team did not occur until the 2007 split from Heidenheimer SB. It climbed the ladder of German soccer, moving from the lowly ranks of the Oberliga to the 2. Bundesliga. Although they haven't yet made the leap to Bundesliga, their continued growth and solid performances in national cup competitions, such as the DFB-Pokal, have propelled their reputation.

The Bayer 04 Leverkusen Journey

In contrast, Bayer 04 Leverkusen's story begins in 1904, with the team's foundation by employees of the pharmaceutical company Bayer, hence its title 'werkself' or 'factory team'. Like Heidenheim, Leverkusen's early years were played out in the lower depths of the German league structure.

However, Leverkusen's journey diverged with its first Bundesliga promotion in 1979. The team has enjoyed consistent top-flight status since, cementing them as a mandatory stop in any roundup of German football history. Known for their distinctive red and black uniform, the team boasts an impressive line of accolades including the DFB-Pokal, UEFA Cup and multiple top finishes in the Bundesliga. Despite having never clinched the Bundesliga title, they are considered one of Germany’s top teams.

Notable Moments in Heidenheim and Bayer 04 Leverkusen History

Tracking the progression of Heidenheim, one cannot overlook the milestone moment in 2014 when the team ascended to 2. Bundesliga. It remains the highest level the team has reached and marks a significant point in their journey to the top of German football.

For Bayer 04 Leverkusen, the 1988 UEFA Cup victory stands as a beacon of the club's potential. The win came amidst a period of consistent high performance that saw the team clinch the DFB-Pokal the previous season and subsequently finish runners-up in the Bundesliga for several seasons.

The Road Ahead

Heidenheim and Bayer 04 Leverkusen, though operating on the different spectrum of German soccer, both embody the passion, spirit, and tenacity that make the game so beloved. They each have their unique triumphs, challenges, and histories, but it is their relentless pursuit of excellence that captivates the hearts of fans worldwide. As they continue to write their football sagas, the world waits with bated breath for the next chapter in these remarkable stories.