Week 14 brings us a match on Dec 4th where Mainz 05 will play host to Wolfsburg in a clash of the Bundesliga. In their last match, Mainz 05 recorded a 1-1 draw against Köln. Jonathan Burkardt struck first for Mainz 05 in the 41st minute, then Salih Özcan got the equalizer for Köln in the 47th minute on a feed from Mark Uth earning them at least the one point. Mainz 05 is looking for direction having earned 15 points in their last 10 matches, while in Wolfsburg’s last match they recorded a 0-2 loss against Sevilla. Joan Jordán scored the first goal for Sevilla in the 13th minute, then Rafa Mir added another in the 7th minute of the second half’s stoppage time on a feed from Lucas Ocampos At the end of 90 a dissapointed Wolfsburg couldn’t manage to score, and Sevilla took the shutout win. Wolfsburg is looking for direction having 3 win and 5 losses in their last 10 matches.
This match will be the first time these two teams face eachother this season. Last season these teams were evenly matched with 1 win apiece.
Wolfsburg is glad to have Lukas Nmecha in top form. In the last five matches the attacker has scored 4 goals. Jonathan Burkardt has been on a hot streak lately. In the last five games, the attacker has scored five goals for Mainz 05
Bo Svensson’s squad will be without Jeremiah St. Juste, while Florian Kohfeldt’s Wolfsburg squad will be without Xaver Schlager, William and Bartosz Bialek.