Top two clash: Mainz vs Dortmund
One of the key fixtures of round 10 of the German Bundesliga will see first placed Mainz play second place Borussia Dortmund.
Both teams have lost just one match and Mainz was the last team to lose a match in the league.
Mainz is still to draw a match whereas Dortmund has drawn one match hence its two points adrift from the top.
Its interesting to see that the match Mainz was at home against Hamburg whilst Dortmund are still to lose on the road.
If Mainz win then they will increase their lead at the top to five points whereas if the visitors win they will top the table and create a one point lead.
Dortmund may be second on the ladder but the team has scored more goals and conceded less goals compared to the table topping Mainz.
Here are some of the stats for the two teams so far this season:
|Failed to score||1||1|
|Ave. goals scored||2.3||2.1|
|Ave. goals conceded||0.8||0.9|
|Biggest win||Dortmund 5 - 0 Kaiser||Mainz 2 - 0 Stuttgart|
Werder Bremen 0 - 2 Mainz
Mainz 2 - 0 Cologne
Mainz 4 - 2 Hoffenheim
|Biggest loss||Dortmund 0 - 2 Leverkusen||Mainz 0 - 1 Hamburg|
|Score 3 or more||4||2|
|Concede 3 or more||0||1|
|Ave. goals scored||2.0||2.0|
|Ave. goals conceded||0.6||0.8|
|Ave. goals scored||2.8||2.3|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.0||1.0|