Cologne vs Mainz prediction, odds & betting tips 10/12/2023

Cologne
10/12/23 - 16:30

Finished

0

-

0

Mainz

Cologne - Mainz

Germany Bundesliga I - RheinEnergieStadion

Cologne take on Mainz at the RheinEnergieStadion in Germany’s Bundesliga fixture on Sunday, December 10th. Two of the bottom four sides in the division face off in this relegation six-pointer. Read our Bundesliga predictions and betting tips along with the latest odds for the fixture below in our detailed match preview.

Cologne vs Mainz – Betting tips & odds

Hot Tip – Cologne Draw no Bet (8/11)

  • Cologne have lost just one of their last four Bundesliga fixtures.
  • Mainz failed to win each of their first seven away games of the new Bundesliga campaign.

Cologne’s performances have improved of late, as evidenced by their return of just one loss from four assignments. Mainz meanwhile, just can’t seem to win on the road, however, they did manage to draw each of their last four away fixtures.

Latest odds

Head to Head

15/04/23

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Cologne

Cologne

Mainz

Mainz

1

1

21/10/22

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Mainz

Mainz

Cologne

Cologne

5

0

09/04/22

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Cologne

Cologne

Mainz

Mainz

3

2

21/11/21

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Mainz

Mainz

Cologne

Cologne

1

1

11/04/21

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Cologne

Cologne

Mainz

Mainz

2

3

Last Five - Cologne

24/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

VfB Stuttgart

VfB Stuttgart

Cologne

Cologne

1

1

D

16/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Werder Bremen

Werder Bremen

Cologne

Cologne

1

0

L

11/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

TSG Hoffenheim

TSG Hoffenheim

Cologne

Cologne

1

1

D

03/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Eintracht Frankfurt

Eintracht Frankfurt

Cologne

Cologne

0

2

W

27/01/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Wolfsburg

Wolfsburg

Cologne

Cologne

1

1

D

Last Five - Mainz

23/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Bayer Leverkusen

Bayer Leverkusen

Mainz

Mainz

2

1

L

17/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Augsburg

Augsburg

Mainz

Mainz

0

1

W

11/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

VfB Stuttgart

VfB Stuttgart

Mainz

Mainz

3

1

L

07/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Union Berlin

Union Berlin

Mainz

Mainz

1

1

D

03/02/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Werder Bremen

Werder Bremen

Mainz

Mainz

1

0

L

Win probability

  • HOME: 7/5 (2.40) – 41.7%
  • DRAW: 23/10 (3.30) – 30.3%
  • AWAY: 15/8 (2.88) – 34.8%

With home advantage considered key by the market makers, Cologne are Sunday’s expected winners and the bookies have listed the probability of a home win at 41.7%. The hosts are also priced at an interesting 20/23 (1.87) to score the first goal and that option comes with an implied probability of 53.5%. View more of our Cologne vs Mainz betting tips further down.

Cologne vs Mainz prediction – Other tips

Cologne 1-0 Mainz: Correct score (7/1)

  • Cologne scored once in three of their last four Bundesliga fixtures.
  • Mainz failed to find the net in two of their last three league assignments.

Under 2.5 Goals (17/20)

  • Each of Cologne’s last four matches in the Bundesliga featured under 2.5 goals.
  • 100% of Mainz’s last four league fixtures have produced two or fewer goals.

FC Koln vs Mainz prediction

Cologne vs Mainz Team News

Cologne

Sargis Adamyan, Luca Kilian and Faride Alidou are out injured for Cologne while Davie Selke is considered a slight doubt. Cologne battled their way to a 1-0 win at Darmstadt in their last assignment in the league.

Predicted Lineup for Cologne: Schwabe – Kilian, Hubers, Chabot, Heintz – Ljubicic, Martel, Thielmann, Kainz, Maina – Selke

Mainz

Mainz will be missing Edimilson Fernandes, Robin Zentner, Maxim Leitsch, Joshua Guilavogui, Nelson Weiper and Andreas Hanche-Olsen on Sunday. Mainz slipped to a narrow loss at home to Freiburg in their last test.

Predicted Lineup for Mainz: Batz – Widmer, van den Berg, Caci, Mwene – Krauß, Barreiro, Gruda, Jae-Sung, Richter – Ajorque

Confirmed lineups will appear here around 60 minutes before kickoff.

Cologne

Cologne
4-2-3-1
1
Marvin Schwabe
de
18
Rasmus Cartstensen
dk
4
Timo Hubers
de
24
Julian Chabot
de
3
Dominique Heintz
de
7
Dejan Ljubicic
at
6
Eric Martel
de
29
Jan Thielmann
de
9
Luca Waldschmidt
de
37
Linton Maina
de
21
Steffen Tigges
de
Substitutes
44
Matthias Kobbing
de
33
Florian Dietz
de
15
Luca Kilian
de
8
Denis Huseinbasic
de
11
Florian Kainz
at
13
Mark Uth
de
27
Davie Selke
de
17
Leart Paqarada
xk
2
Benno Erik Schmitz
de

Mainz

Mainz
3-4-3
33
Daniel Batz
de
3
Sepp Van den Berg
nl
31
Dominik Kohr
de
19
Anthony Caci
fr
30
Silvan Widmer
ch
14
Tom Krauss
de
8
Leandro Martins
lu
2
Philipp Mwene
at
43
Brajan Gruda
de
17
Ludovic Ajorque
fr
29
Jonathan Michael Burkardt
de
Substitutes
47
Lasse Wilhelm
de
1
Lasse Riess
de
10
Marco Richter
de
21
Danny da Costa
de
16
Stefan Bell
de
24
Merveille Papela
de
45
David Mamutovic
de
7
Jae-sung Lee
kr

Make sure to view our football betting tips page for more expert predictions and picks.

Player to Watch – Jeff Chabot

Centre-half Jeff Chabot has been a key performer for Cologne this season and the 25-year-old put in another impressive shift in his team’s 1-0 win at Darmstadt last weekend. Chabot has been averaging 2.2 tackles and 1.7 interceptions in the Bundesliga this term.


Avatar of Simon Winter
Simon Winter

Simon Winter is a professional football tipster and sports journalist with over ten years in the industry. Best known for his time with Racing Post, Simon has also had work published by Freesupertips, Bloomberg Sports, bet365, Paddy Power, Colossus Bets, These Football Times and more. Simon covers the Bundesliga and Serie A for Football Whispers.