• There hasn’t been a victory for the respective home side in the last eight Bundesliga meetings between Mainz and Wolfsburg (D4 L4).
  • Mainz have won only one of their seven Bundesliga home games against Wolfsburg (5-1 in December 2005).
  • Mainz have scored more Bundesliga goals against Wolfsburg than any other side (26 goals in 14 games).
  • Mainz have won their opening two games of a Bundesliga season for the third time in four years.
  • Wolfsburg have lost only one of their last twelve Bundesliga games (W4 D7).
  • Wolfsburg gained 26 points from their away games last season (like only in 2007/08 and 2009/10 when the won 27 points on the road).
  • Luiz Gustavo made his debut for Wolfsburg last week against Schalke. He missed only one of his 43 passes in that game.
  • Thomas Tuchel has lost only one of his eight Bundesliga meetings as a coach against Dieter Hecking (W3 D4).