• Thomas Schneider has won his first two Bundesliga games as Stuttgart manager, the last time a Stuttgart manager won his first three games in charge was when Joachim Löw was manager back in August 1996.
  • Eintracht have won only one of their last 12 Bundesliga games against Stuttgart (L9, D2) – a 2-1 win in Stuttgart back in October 2010.
  • Eintracht Frankfurt have won their last two away games without conceding,the last time the club from Hessen managed this was back in March 2008.
  • Frankfurt are the best tacklers in the division, so far this season they have won 56% of their challenges. Stephan Schröck leads the way having won 73% of his challenges.
  • Frankfurt have scored four goals from crosses so far – the most in the league - 37% of their 75 crosses from open play have reached their target.
  • Thomas Schneider scored his first Bundesliga goal against Eintracht Frankfurt in the 1994/95 season, on matchday 22, he opened the scoring for VfB Stuttgart in the first minute.
  • Eintracht manager Armin Veh had his most successful spell as a manager at VfB Stuttgart in the 2006/07 season, he led the club to the Bundesliga title and into the German Cup final, where they lost 3-2 after extra time to 1. FC Nürnberg.
  • Eintracht's new signing Vaclav Kadlec has been involved in at least one goal (3 goals, 1 assist) in each of his three Bundesliga games. On the last matchday, the Czech Republic striker scored a brace in the 3-0 win against Bremen.
  • Alexandru Maxim has been involved in five goals in his two most recent Bundesliga games (2 goals, 3 assists). On the last matchday, he assisted the winning goal in Berlin.