• In April 2010, Hannover suffered their heaviest Bundesliga defeat when they lost 7-0 in Munich (they also lost 7-0 in Stuttgart in 1986). The club's biggest defeats of the 2012/13 season also came against Bayern (5-0 in Munich, 6-1 at home).
  • FC Bayern have won their last 6 home games against Hannover with a goal difference of +23 (25 goals to two). Their only home defeat against Hannover came back in November 2006; with Szabolcs Huszti scoring the only goal.
  • Hannover have equalled a club record collecting nine points from their first four matchdays. 48 years ago, in the 1965/66 season, was the last time the club had this many points. Nevertheless, Hannover's goal difference (+3) is better this year than back then (+-0).
  • Bayern have taken 10.6% of their chances this season; the fourth worst in the league. Last season, Bayern had the joint best chance-conversion rate (20.8%; along with Hannover).
  • In the seven games under Pep Guardiola, Bayern have had seven different line-ups. Under Guardiola's management, no players have been in the starting eleven of every game.
  • Bayern have already conceded eight goals in their first seven competitive fixtures this season (in all competitions). Last season, they reached this tally after 14 games.
  • Hannover's top points-scorer Szabolcs Huszti (three goals, one assist) is suspended. In the 2012/13 season, Huszti was the club's top points-scorer (14 goals, 14 assists).
  • Manuel Neuer, who is on the verge of his 100th Bundesliga clean sheet, made his Bundesliga debut in the 2006/07 season (1-0 win in Aachen) under Mirko Slomka.