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Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz: Betting tips, predictions, odds & match preview

Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz- Betting tips, predictions, odds & match preview

Borussia Dortmund are on the verge of securing the Bundesliga title when they welcome Mainz to the Westfalenstadion for the final game of the season on Saturday (2.30pm kick-off, UK time).

Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz: Betting tips

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Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz: Predictions

Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz: Predictions

Bet Prediction Best odds
BTTS? No 6/5 with bet365
Correct score 2-0 9/1 with Midnite
First Goalscorer Sebastien Haller 3/1 with UniBet

Borussia Dortmund can end their 11-year wait for Bundesliga glory this weekend when they take to, what will undoubtably be a decibel-defying Westfalenstadion. ‘The Yellow Wall’ will provide a cacophonous backdrop to a nerve-jangling affair, with Dortmund’s fate very much in their own hands.

Following Bayern Munich’s slip-up against RB Leipzig in their penultimate match of the campaign, the pendulum has dramatically swung in Dortmund’s favour, and they are now just 90 minutes away from wrestling the Meisterschale off their Der Klassiker rivals — a scenario that seemed unlikely when they squandered a 97th-minute equaliser to 10-man Stuttgart last month.

You would have to go back to the Jurgen Klopp-Robert Lewandowski era for the last time BVB tasted title glory, and now they have a chance to smash Bayern’s monopoly on the division. However, Dortmund, as we know, have a seemingly innate propensity to waste chances of glory — Edin Terzic will be making sure his side don’t follow that recent trend.

Mainz may prove an awkward opponent, but Bo Svensson’s men have lost their last four games on the trot. With confidence low and no chance of relegation or Europe, Dortmund will feel they have they have the psychological edge and motivation to get the job done this weekend.

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Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz match stats

Randal Kolo Muani (11), Jamal Musiala (10) and Alassane Plea (nine) have graced the Bundesliga with exhibitions of playmaker wizardry this term, but none can hold a candle to Raphael Guerreiro in 2022/23, with the versatile Portuguese registering the most assists of any player in the division (12).

As for goalscorers. Well, incredibly, Sebastien Haller, Julian Brandt and Donyell Malen are Dortmund’s joint-top scorers in the league this season with only nine goals each. No Bundesliga-winning side has ever had a top goalscorer with fewer than 11 goals to their name (Adolfo Valencia and Mehmet Scholl both bagged 11 for Bayern in 1993/94, while Stefan Kuntz netted 11 for Kaiserslautern in 1990/91).

Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz: Squawka Says

Scoreline prediction: Borussia Dortmund 2-0 Mainz

Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz head-to-head

25 Jan 2023 – Mainz 1-2 Borussia Dortmund – Bundesliga

16 Mar 2022 – Mainz 0-1 Borussia Dortmund – Bundesliga

16 Oct 2021 – Borussia Dortmund 3-1 Mainz – Bundesliga

16 May 2021 – Mainz 1-3 Borussia Dortmund – Bundesliga

16 Jan 2021 – Borussia Dortmund 1-1 Mainz – Bundesliga

Concerningly for Dortmund, Mainz have only lost two of their last five Bundesliga away games against them. In fact, since the start of the 2017/18 season, only Bayern have picked up more points in Dortmund than the Mainz (seven).

Find the latest Bundesliga title odds for the 2023/2024 season here:

Club Sky Bet
Bayern Munich 4/5
Bayer Leverkusen 10/11
RB Leipzig 100/1
Borussia Dortmund 250/1
You have to be 18+ to gamble. All odds within this article are accurate at the time of writing (12:30, 25/01/2024). BeGambleAware.


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