• Augsburg are still waiting for their first Bundesliga victory over Nurnberg (D2 L2).
  • Nurnberg have kept a clean sheet in three of their four Bundesliga duels against Augsburg.
  • Augsburg's only Bundesliga goal against Nurnberg came in their last meeting, it was scored by Nurnberg keeper Raphael Schäfer (own goal).
  • Never before in Bundesliga history have Augsburg been placed higher in the league table than Nurnberg.
  • Nurnberg have not lost any of their last 14 competitive matches against Augsburg (W9 D5). Their last defeat came 37 years ago.
  • Augsburg won their first match this season against Stuttgart last week. They previously had to wait for their first victory of a season at least until matchday 7 (in the Bundesliga).
  • Augsburg have currently won as many games (one) as they did in the entire first half of 2012/13.
  • Augsburg have lost their last five away matches and failed to score in the last four of these. Their last away point(s) came on March 16th in a 1-0 victory over Hamburg.
  • Nurnberg are still waiting for their first victory in a competitive match this season (D3 L1).
  • Nurnberg had a ball possession share of only 19% last week against Bayern. That's the lowest rate of any side in Bundesliga history (since the start of detailed Opta records in 2004/05).
  • Augsburg have scored four competitive goals this season; two by newly signed Halil Altintop (striker) and two by Jan Ingwer Callsen Bracker (defender).
  • Andreas Ottl (second half of 2009/10) and Dominik Reinhardt (1999–2009) have a history with Nurnberg.
  • Halil Altintop scored his first Bundesliga goal in more than three years last week against Stuttgart. He is nearing his 50th Bundesliga goal (48 in 239 appearances).