Union Berlin host Borussia Dortmund in Round 22 of the 2021-22 Bundesliga season.
The match is scheduled to start at 2:30 p.m. GMT on Sunday, 13 February 2022. The match venue is Alte Foersterei, Berlin.
Betting tips and match predictions for the Union Berlin vs Borussia Dortmund (February 13) game are available in this article. A preview of the latest betting odds, key stats, team news and projected starting lineups is coming up next.
Union Berlin vs Borussia Dortmund latest odds on betting sites
Union Berlin to win odds are priced at 3.80 (+280 American; 19/5 Fractional), the odds for a draw are priced at 3.96 (+296; 74/25), while Borussia Dortmund to win odds are priced at 2.00 (+100; evens).
The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Union Berlin — 26%, draw — 25%, Borussia Dortmund — 49%.
Latest betting odds on Union Berlin vs Borussia Dortmund (13 February 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.64 (-156; 25/39)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.20 (+112; 28/25)
- Asian handicap (+0.25) on Union Berlin — 2.15 (+115; 23/20)
- Asian handicap (-0.25) on Borussia Dortmund — 1.71 (-140; 5/7)
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.64 (-156; 25/39)Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.64 (-156; 25/39)
- Both teams to score (No) — 2.18 (+118; 59/50)
Union Berlin vs Borussia Dortmund match preview and statistics
Union Berlin are fifth in the league table with 34 points and a +2 goal difference. They have three wins, a draw and a loss in their last five matches. Berlin haven’t won in their last two matches. Die Eisernen lost 0-2 to Augsburg in their last match.
Team statistics: 52% possession, 2.28 expected goals (xG), 14 total shots, four big chances, 308 accurate passes, 75% pass accuracy, four shots on target, 16 fouls committed, three offsides, six corners, two yellow cards.
Michael Gregoritsch gave Augsburg the lead in the 16th minute of the first half with a left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Andre Hahn doubled the lead in the 59th minute with a right footed shot from outside the box to the top right corner, assisted by Florian Niederlechner.
Christopher Trimmel had the most tackles (7), won nine duels, one clearance and three interceptions. Timo Baumgartl made three clearances, had four tackles and won 11 duels. Robin Knoche made five clearances and one interception.
Union Berlin team news: Andreas Voglsammer, Dominique Heintz and Niko Giesselmann are sidelined due to Covid-19, while Rani Khedira is on a red card suspension.
Borussia Dortmund are second in the league table with 43 points and a +18 goal difference. They have three wins and two losses in their last five games. The Black and Yellows lost 2-5 to Bayer Leverkusen in their last match.
Team statistics: 64% possession, 1.87 expected goals (xG), 14 total shots, two big chances, 535 accurate passes, 84% pass accuracy, six shots on target, eight fouls committed, two offsides, seven corners, one yellow card.
Manuel Akanji opened the scoring in the 10th minute of the game. Jeremie Frimpong scored an own goal in the 15th minute, levelling the scores 1-1. Florian Wirtz made it 1-2 in the 19th minute with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner, assisted by Karim Bellarabi following a fast break.
Robert Andrich made it 1-3 to Leverkusen in the 28th minute from the free-kick spot with a right footed shot to the top left corner. Jonathan Tah scored the fourth in the 53rd minute of the second half with a left footed shot from the centre of the box to the top left corner following a corner.
Moussa Diaby scored another goal and made it 1-5 in the 87th minute with a left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner, assisted by Jeremie Frimpong with a cross following a fast break. Steffen Tigges pulled one back in the 89th minute with a right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal, goal awarded following VAR review.
Borussia Dortmund team news: Erling Haaland, Thomas Meunier and Marius Wolf are unavailable due to injuries.
Union Berlin vs Borussia Dortmund H2H
Borussia Dortmund have won the previous two matches against Union Berlin. The Black and Yellows beat Union 4-2 in the last meeting.
Union Berlin vs Borussia Dortmund lineups and key players
Union Berlin projected starting lineup:
- Andreas Luthe
- Paul Jaeckel
- Robin Knoche
- Timo Baumgartl
- Sheraldo Becker
- Grischa Promel
- Christopher Trimmel
- Bastian Oczipka
- Genki Haraguchi
- Taiwo Awoniyi
- Sven Michel
Taiwo Awoniyi is the key player to watch out for. He is the leading top scorer in the team with nine league goals in 18 appearances from 8.03 expected goals (xG). Awoniyi is a player to bet on to score in this match.
Borussia Dortmund projected starting lineup:
- Gregor Kobel
- Dan-Axel Zagadou
- Manuel Akanji
- Mats Hummels
- Raphael Guerreiro
- Julian Brandt
- Mahmoud Dahoud
- Jude Bellingham
- Marco Reus
- Donyell Malen
- Thorgan Hazard
Marco Reus is the key player to watch out for. He has five goals and four assists in the league this season. Reus wants to get on the scoresheet in the game, with a goal or an assist.
Union Berlin vs Borussia Dortmund predictions and betting tips
Borussia Dortmund have been a bit shaky in their recent matches. Injuries have had a hand in their performances. They are going to be without Haaland on the trip to Berlin. Union Berlin had a draw and a loss in their previous two matches. They play BVB at home next.
Both teams have had similar performances in their last five matches, with three wins in their previous five games. Dortmund have won the last two meetings between both teams. BVB won 4-2 in the last meeting. In this match, Union Berlin have the home advantage. The last two times they played Dortmund at home, they won.
Predictions for this game are both teams to score, and over 2.5 goals. Borussia have failed to keep a clean sheet in their last six games and have scored in all of the six games as well. Even if they’ll win, there’s a high chance they’ll concede.
Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals
Odds: 1.64 (-156 American; 25/39 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Both teams to score (Yes)
Odds: 1.64 (-156 American; 25/39 Fractional)