• This first match between these two sides came almost exactly 50 years ago on the very first Bundesliga matchday (August 24, 1963). Dortmund’s Timo Konietzka scored the very first Bundesliga goal ever in this game (minute 1; Bremen won 3-2).
  • Dortmund have lost more Bundesliga games against Bremen than any other side (39 of 90 games).
  • Dortmund have won their last four matches against Bremen (goal difference: 10-1). Dormund have lost only one of their last ten games against Bremen (W7 D2).
  • Dortmund are the only current Bundesliga side whose players have not been booked this season. They have also conceded the fewest fouls (20, as Monchengladbach).
  • Only Hoffenheim conceded more goals last season (67) than Werder (66). Now Werder are the only side who haven’t conceded a goal this season.
  • Dortmund haven’t lost any of their last 17 home games on a Friday (W11 D6). Bremen have won only one of their last eleven away games on a Friday (D2 L8).
  • Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored three of Dortmund’s six Bundesliga goals this season (all on matchday 1 against Augsburg).