• The clash between Freiburg and Frankfurt sees Germany’s two Europa League participants go head-to-head. Both teams are still battling on three fronts after their respective cup wins.
  • Against no other Bundesliga side have Frankfurt taken more points (on average per game) than against Freiburg (1.6).
  • SCF have not won any of their last three home games against Frankfurt (D2, L1) and failed to score in any of those games too. The last two meetings in the Freiburg ended goalless.
  • Freiburg have won only one of their last seven competitive games against Eintracht (D2, L4); a 1-0 away win in September 2010.
  • SCF have not lost any of their last seven Bundesliga home games on a Sunday (W4, D3). Their last home defeat on this day came just under two years ago against HSV (2-1).
  • With three points from seven games, Freiburg have equalled their worst start to a Bundesliga season in the club’s history (1996/97).
  • Including last season, Freiburg have not won any of their last eight league games (D3, L5). For Freiburg, it is their longest run of poor form under Christian Streich.
  • Eintracht are undefeated in their last three away games (W2) and have picked up seven of their eight points on the road this season.
  • Frankfurt are set to play their 1,500th Bundesliga game. Only seven teams have played more. Eintracht have suffered the most defeats in Bundesliga history (567).
  • Johannes Flum and Jan Rosenthal both wore Freiburg colours last year.