Erzgebirge Aue will face SG Dynamo Dresden at Sparkassen-Erzgebirgsstadion at German 2. Bundesliga 27th Round. Aue against SG Dynamo Dresden is the match with big interest after their previous matches at German 2. Bundesliga. Both teams last season were on the verge of relegation to the Bundesliga III, but kept their place. Review our thoughts on this match here below.
Erzgebirge Aue this season is playing middle-class football. They stand at 11th place in Bundesliga II and already saved their position in that league. They have no chances to fight for promotion to Bundesliga. At home, they play more confident football and won 5 out of 13 games as a host. Moreover, they have drawn 4 and lost 4 matches. P. Testroet is playing in Aue and already has scored 13 goals and made to assists this season.
Unfortunately, the three most important defenders will miss the next match. Steve Breitkreuz, Malcolm Cacutalua and Dennis Kempe will miss the next match due to injuries. as a result, the defense of the team will play worse and for this reason, they may miss a goal even against the weak ones. Erzgebirge Aue plays strong at creating chances through individual skill and protecting the lead. However, this season they have weaknesses at avoiding offside, defending set pieces and avoiding fouling in dangerous areas.
Dynamo Dresden is only 5 points away from the relegation zone, so they should prepare strongly to gain at least 1 point. They collected only 6 points in the last 10 matches and that is the weakest result in Bundesliga II. Best striker Moussa Kone with 9 goals missed 2 matchdays previously. As a result, Dynamo has lost their last 3 away matches and failed to score in each game. Moreover, in 12 away games this season they won only 3 and have drawn 3 as well, and lost 6 games.
Unfortunately, several main squad players are not able to play against Aue. Brian Hamalainen, Marco Hartmann, and Parick Ebert will miss next match due to injuries. Moreover, Niklas Kreuzer and Jannis Nikolaou will miss next match day due to yellow card suspensions. SG Dynamo Dresden is playing strong this season at creating chances through individual skill and defending set pieces. However, Dresden is facing troubles at aerial duels, avoiding individual errors and defending counter attacks.
In the last 2 years, these teams played 4 times. Dynamo Dresden was stronger twice in the year 2017, however, in 2018 teams have drawn 2 matches. As we can see, teams play tough games, especially when the situation in Bundesliga II is very difficult. Last season both teams were