• Last season, Eintracht Frankfurt won both of their encounters against Hamburger SV. The only time Frankfurt have managed to win three consecutive games against HSV was between February 1965 and January 1966.
  • Against no other club have Eintracht conceded as many goals at home (63) as against HSV. Only Bayern have recorded more wins against Frankfurt (45) in the Bundesliga than Hamburg (41).
  • Frankfurt have not collected a single point at home this season, no other team in the league are without a point on their home ground. Frankfurt have never lost their opening three matches at home.
  • Hamburg have conceded 30 goals in their last nine away games). The last time they kept a clean sheet was March 10th 2013 during the 1-0 victory against Stuttgart.
  • Hamburg have lost their last six late Saturday kick-offs; a Bundesliga record. They have not won a game from their last 12 Saturday evening matches (D5, L7). Their last win was a 1-0 victory in Schalke in January 2011.
  • Frankfurt could secure their 400th Bundesliga victory with a win against HSV.
  • HSV have conceded 17 goals in six games this season; an average of 2.8 goals conceded per game (league most). The last time HSV conceded as many goals in their 50 years Bundesliga football was in the 1987/88 season and the 2011/12 season; they have never conceded more.
  • Alex Meier was a HSV youth team player and made four Bundesliga appearances for them. He has scored five goals against Hamburg since; he has not scored more Bundesliga goals than against Hamburg.
  • Srdjan Lakic scored both goals during Frankfurt's 2-0 victory against HSV on February 2nd 2013 in his first game after joining Eintracht. In the next 15 games he scored just two more goals for Frankfurt.
  • Armin Veh was Hamburg's manager between July 2010 and March 2011. He was sacked after a 6-0 defeat against FC Bayern.