Borussia Dortmund host Freiburg in Round 19 of the 2021-22 Bundesliga season.
The match is scheduled to start at 7:30 p.m. GMT on Friday, 14 January 2022. The match venue is Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia.
Let’s check out the latest betting odds, key stats, team news and projected starting lineups. Betting tips and match predictions for the Borussia Dortmund vs Freiburg (January 14) game are available in this article.
Dortmund vs Freiburg (January 14) latest betting odds
Dortmund to win odds are priced at 1.54 (-185 American; 20/37 Fractional), the odds for a draw are priced at 4.90 (+390; 39/10), while Freiburg to win odds are priced at 6.10 (+510; 51/10).
The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Dortmund — 64%, draw — 20%, Freiburg — 16%.
Latest betting odds on Dortmund vs Freiburg (14 January 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.51 (-196; 25/49)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.50 (+150; 3/2)
- Asian handicap (-1.25) on Dortmund — 2.12 (+112; 28/25)
- Asian handicap (+1.25) on Freiburg — 1.83 (-120; 5/6)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.71 (-140; 5/7)
- Both teams to score (No) — 2.10 (+110; 11/10)
Dortmund vs Freiburg (January 14) match preview and statistics
Dortmund are second in the league table with 37 points and a +16 goal difference. Die Borussen have three wins, a draw and a loss in their last five games. They beat Eintracht Frankfurt 3-2 in their last game.
Frankfurt took the lead in the 15th minute of the first half with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Filip Kostic with a cross following a set piece situation. Rafael Santos Borre doubled the lead in the 24th minute with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.
Thorgan Hazard pulled one back in the 71st minute of the second half with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner, assisted by Erling Haaland. Jude Bellingham equalized in the 86th minute with a header from very close range to the bottom left corner, assisted by Thomas Meunier with a cross.
Mahmoud Dahoud hit the game winner in the 88th minute with a right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner. He was a top performer in the match. Dahoud scored the winning goal, won 6/6 duels contested, completed 4/4 dribbles, made two interceptions with 14 ball recoveries.
Team statistics: 64% ball possession, 20 total shots, 17 chances created, three big chances, eight shots on target, 2.19 expected goals (xG), 551 accurate passes, 84% pass accuracy, six fouls conceded, 11 corners, three offsides, two yellow cards.
Borussia Dortmund team news: Manuel Akanji, Mateu Morey and Marcel Schmelzer are sidelined due to injuries.
Freiburg are fourth in the league table with 30 points and a +12 goal difference. They have two wins, two draws and a loss in their last five games. The Breisgau-Brasilianer drew 2-2 against Arminia Bielefeld.
Janik Haberer opened the scoring in the fifth minute of the game with a right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner following a corner. Woo-Yeong Jeong doubled the lead in the 46th minute of the second half with a header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner, assisted by Christian Gunter with a cross.
Masaya Okkugawa pulls one back for Arminia in the 60th minute with a right footed shot from outside the box to the centre of the goal, assisted by Janni Serra. Bryan Lasme levelled the scores and made it 2-2 in the 86th minute with a right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right to the bottom right corner, assisted by Robin Hack with a cross.
Team statistics: 49% ball possession, 18 total shots, 13 chances created, three big chances, six shots on target, 2.00 expected goals (xG), 302 accurate passes, 71% pass accuracy, six fouls conceded, seven corners, four offsides, two yellow cards.
Dortmund vs Freiburg H2H
SC Freiburg have won the previous two matches against Borussia Dortmund. They won 2-1 at home in the last meeting.
Dortmund vs Freiburg (January 14) key players and lineups
Dortmund projected starting lineup:
- Gregor Kobel
- Thomas Meunier
- Mats Hummels
- Emre Can
- Raphael Guerreiro
- Mahmoud Dahoud
- Jude Bellingham
- Donyell Malen
- Marco Reus
- Thorgan Hazard
- Erling Braut Haaland
Erling Haaland is a key player to watch out for. Even though he didn’t score in their last game against Frankfurt, Haaland had an impact by providing an assist to the first goal that led the way to their comeback. Mahmoud Dahoud is another player to watch out for. He had a brilliant performance, scored the winning goal, won 6/6 duels contested, completed 4/4 dribbles, made two interceptions with 14 ball recoveries.
SC Freiburg projected starting lineup:
- Benjamin Uphoff
- Lukas Kubler
- Philipp Lienhart
- Manuel Gulde
- Christian Gunter
- Maximilian Eggestein
- Nicolas Hofler
- Roland Sallai
- Woo-Yeong Jeong
- Vincenzo Grifo
- Lucas Holer
Woo-Yeong Jeong is the key player to watch out for. He had a good game in their last match against Arminia Bielefeld, completed the most dribbles (3), won nine duels, created two chances, had three shots on target and scored a goal. Christian Gunter is a player to watch out for. The left back created the most chances (4), gave three key passes and provided an assist.
Dortmund vs Freiburg (January 14) betting tips and prediction
Dortmund have good feeling ahead of this match, following the comeback from 0-2 down to win 3-2 in their last match. Freiburg settled for a draw in their last game against Arminia, they were two goals up before their opponent levelled the scoring. Against a side like Borussia, they won’t even see a point to take home.
Freiburg have won the previous two meetings against Dortmund. The Black and Yellows need this win to cut down the gap between them and Bayern to three points. Predictions are over 2.5 goals, Erling Haaland to score anytime, and Dortmund to win.
Betting prediction: Borussia Dortmund to win
Odds: 1.54 (-185 American; 20/37 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals
Odds: 1.51 (-196 American; 25/49 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Erling Braut Haaland to score at anytime
Odds: 1.50 (-200 American; 1/2 Fractional)