Hamburg, who make their first season in the Bundesliga 2, will open on Tuesday, February 5, the schedule for the last 16 of the German Cup in their 2018/2019 season. At the Volksparkstadion in Hamburg, the clash starts scheduled for 3:30 p.m. (Brasília time).The game, like all the clashes of the tournament, is eliminatory. The winner proceeds to the next stage. In case of equality, the regulation establishes an extension of 30 minutes. If equality persists, the definition is made through penalty kicks.
After decades in the elite division of German football without ever being relegated, Hamburg failed to maintain its status. In the season 2017/2018 ended up being relegated to the Bundesliga 2.It signals that it is a temporary situation. Despite the visiting loss to Arminia Bielefeld on Saturday, February 2, against the twentieth round of the competition, he remains at the top of the standings. Has 40 points (12 wins, four draws and four losses).The Second Division of the German Championship takes the first two places directly to the Bundesliga. Hamburg have six points ahead of Union Berlin, who are in third place.There is still an opportunity for anyone to stay in third place. In this case you need to play the playoff with the third worst of the First Division. In this case, the situation in Hamburg does not change much. Kiel, fourth placed, is also six points behind the leader.If things are going as expected in the return path, the club’s performance as host is worrisome. In that category, Hamburg are only the sixth best in Bundesliga 2. Of the 30 points played in their stadium, they won 18 (five wins, three draws and two losses) with 12 goals scored and 13 conceded. The trend, however, is to improve this scenario. In the last five games, the team won three and drew two.In the Cup of Germany, did not have great challenges. In the first round, as a visitor, he scored 5 to 3 at the Erndtebruch. In the second, again out of their dominions, made 3 to 0 in the Wehen.
If Hamburg will indicate that their passage for the Second Division will be brief, so does Nuremberg in the Bundesliga. In his first season in the elite, the team, with 12 points (two wins, six draws and 12 losses), is in the seventeenth – penultimate – position, in the relegation zone for Segundona.In this situation, would fall without right to dispute the recapture. The difference for Augsburg, the first team outside the region of the sticking, which occupies the fifteenth position, is six points. With regard to Stuttgart, sixteenth, in the relegation zone, but with the right to play the playoff with the third place Bundesliga 2, the disadvantage is three points.Nuremberg have not won since September 29 when they scored 3-0 at Fortuna Dusseldorf. Since then, he has played 15 games (six draws and nine losses). Even qualifying in the second round of the German Cup was without a win. He drew 1-1 with Hansa Rostock in regular time, went 1-for-1 in the overtime and was only able to continue in the match by taking the penalty kick. Only in the first stage, as a visitor, before the Linx, managed to win. Scored 2 to 1.
Football Prediction of the Day Hamburg vs Nurnberg
The most recent matches involving the teams took place in the 2013/2014 season when they were together in the elite division of German football. Hamburg won both away (5 to 1) and home (2 to 1).Although he has been relegated to the Second Division, Hamburg has superior investment capacity in some First Division teams and is therefore able to maintain a competitive team. In front of the Nuremberg, which is a team of inferior technical and economic resources, the prognosis in their victory ends up being the best option for Tuesday’s match in the last 16 of the German Cup 2018/2019.
Bet Tips: Hamburg