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Dortmund vs Mainz Prediction, Match Preview, Live Stream, Odds and Picks

Last Bundesliga Fixture

After 37 games, Borussia Dortmund is on the verge of winning its first Bundesliga title since the 2011-12 season. All it needs to do is beat Mainz 05 at home, where it owns a 14-1-1 record. No wonder the club is offering a -650 price in the Bundesliga lines to win straight up.

As for Mainz 05, the White and Reds will play for honor and to end a four-game losing streak.

Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz 05 Prediction, Match Preview, Live Stream, Odds and Picks
Karim Adeyemi reacts during the German first division Bundesliga - Christof STACHE / AFP

Borussia Dortmund: One More

RB Leipzig defeated Bayern Munich 3-1 on Saturday. One day later, Borussia Dortmund crushed Augsburg 3-0, with Sebastian Haller as Man of the Match after scoring a brace. Julian Brandt also scored.

Those results allowed Dortmund to retake first place with a two-point advantage over the reigning champion. That’s why the club can’t even afford to draw on Saturday; if they both finish with 71 points, the title will stay in Munich.

Dortmund has been pretty much unbeatable at Signal Iduna Park, where it owns a 14-1-1 record, winning the last 10 in a row and scoring at least three goals in eight of those matches.

Raphael Guerreiro is the main reason to consider including Dortmund in your Bundesliga picks. He leads the league in assists with 12. In addition, Julian Brandt, Sebastian Haller and Donyell Mallen have scored nine goals each.

Mainz 05: Above Expectations

Prior to the start of the season, Mainz 05 top priority was to avoid relegation. The club already managed that; no matter what happens on Saturday, it iwill finish in the top 10, with a win potentially boosting it to eighth place.

Most recently, Mainz was humiliated by Stuttgart at Mewa Arena. Marcus Ingvartsen scored the opener for the Mainz, but it had a horrible second half, conceding three goals over the last 25 minutes. The visitors ended up winning 4-1.

Ingvartsen scored his 10th goal of the season, making him the team leader, which should get him motivated for Saturday. There’s also Karim Onisiwo, who has scored nine.

Mainz is offering +1300 Bundesliga odds to win straight up.

Mainz has won the same number of games at home as on the road, recently defeating Bayer Leverkusen 3-2 and RB Leipzig 3-0 –two very similar teams to Borussia Dortmund.

Dortmund vs Mainz Head-to-Head

Borussia Dortmund was the betting online favorite for the first meeting and didn’t disappoint. Jae-sung Lee scored the opener for Mainz 05 only two minutes into the game. Two minutes later, Julian Ryerson scored the equalizer. The match remained a back-and-forth battle until stoppage time, when Giovanni Reyna scored the winning goal for Dortmund.

That was Dortmund’s seventh victory over Mainz 05 in their last 10 encounters, while the latter won two. The total went over in seven of those matches. This time, the total is set at four goals, with the over offering a -115 price in the sportsbook.

Dortmund vs Mainz Match Information

  • Match: Dortmund vs Mainz
  • Date/Time: Saturday, May 27 9:30 a.m. ET
  • Location: Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund
  • Dortmund vs Mainz Stream Live stream: fubo.tv

Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz Betting Lines


Dortmund vs Mainz Picks and Prediction

Borussia Dortmund must win. Period. First, it would be positive for the Bundesliga that another team other than Bayern Munich wins the title. Second, Mainz 05 will be playing for absolutely nothing, but I can assure you the club is rooting for Dortmund to dethrone Bayern.

Include Dortmund in your Bundesliga betting ticket because it will destroy Mainz 05.

The Borussia Dortmund are listed at -900 in our Vegas Soccer lines. This means that if you wager $100 on Dortmund, you have a chance to win $11. The Mainz 05 are +550, offering a chance to win $550 on a $100 wager. The implied probability attached to the betting lines gives Borussia Dortmunda 90.00% chance to win, with Mainz 05 at 15.38%.

Dortmund vs Mainz Match Detail

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