Posted by AL (2016-10-14 02:17 CET)
Even after the international break, both teams hurt by `FIFA Virus`, both have injuries problem and both are tired, I see a tight and a littlr bit slow game.
Dortmund hurt by hugh injuies problem, coach Thomas Tuchel has a number of personnel concerns to contend with for Friday's home clash with Hertha Berlin. At least 10 main players are expected to be unavailable, Marco Reus, Sven Bender, Erik Durm, Neven Subotic, Andre Schurrle, Adrian Ramos already on long term injuries list, their best player of the season Gonzalo Castro injured last week also need long rest, Lukasz Piszczek, Sokratis and Raphael Guerreiro injured in their international games, also unable to play here. New comers Ousmane Dembele and Marc Bartra are struggling too, but both of them are expected to back.
Except the missing, Dortmund totally have 15 players need to work for their own national teams last week, many of them just back in 1 to 2 days, even Tuchel akways strong in rotation, but thin remain squad and tired will make big problem here.
Hertha even on better position on league table, and really strong this season, but they are also have 9 players just back form international duty, importance midfielders Vladimir Darida and Fabian Lustenberger also unavailable, but the most importance problem is the fitness of their 2 strikers, Genki Haraguchi just finished a half of the world flying from Germany to Japan, Japan to Australia, and then just back to Germany, he was already look dejected in the World Cup game in Australia. 32 years old Vedad Ibisevic is the top form striker of the team, but he said that he didn`t rest well because just celebrated and busy for new born daughter.
Hertha will try hard on discipline defence in this game, odds for Dortmund of course is too low at that moment, I see value on under bet here.
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