• Bremen conceded 66 goals in 2012/13; only Hoffenheim shipped more (67).
  • Monchengladbach were the only side in 2012/13 who failed to score more than one goal in their two matches against Bremen (0-4 away; 1-1 home).
  • Against no other side have Monchengladbach won as many home games in the Bundesliga as against Bremen (25).
  • Bremen's only away victory over Monchengladbach in nine years came on October 23rd 2010 (4-1).
  • No side has conceded fewer goals than Bremen in 2013/14 (1, equalled by Bayern and Dortmund). They had conceded goals in 14 consecutive BL games before Robin Dutt took over as coach (MD1).
  • Bremen are the only side who haven't had a big chance in 2013/14. They have had 24 shots, a league-low.
    Monchengladbach show the highest passing accuracy in the top flight (86%) after Bayern Munich (91%), Bremen show the lowest passing accuracy (72%, like Braunschweig).
  • This game will be Robin Dutt's 100th Bundesliga game as a manager. He has averaged 1.26 points per game in his 99 matches as coach of Freiburg, Leverkusen and Bremen.
  • Max Kruse and Cedric Makiadi were on the same side in 2012/13; they sensationally finished 5th in the table with SC Freiburg and qualified for the Europa League.
  • Thomas Eichin made 180 Bundesliga appearances for Monchengladbach between 1985 and 1999, but he failed to score a goal. No other player (not regarding goalkeepers) had as many Bundesliga games for Monchengladbach (180) without scoring a goal (Monchengladbach's current director of sports Max Eberl is second in this list; 137 games without scoring a goal).
  • Patrick Herrmann is in line for his 100th Bundesliga game; he scored 16 goals and served another 16 in his 99 matches so far.