• Against no other club have Nürnberg claimed more Bundesliga wins than against Gladbach (23). FCN have also won each of their last three matches against Borussia.
  • Gladbach successfully defended fourth place in the table on the last matchday and now have 19 points after 11 games – just one point fewer than in the 2011/12 season, in which they finished in fourth place.
  • 1. FC Nürnberg are currently the only side without a win in Europe’s top five leagues (Germany, Italy, France, England and Spain).
  • For the first time in over 20 months (February 2012), Gladbach have won two consecutive games within a Bundesliga season (4-1 against Frankfurt, 2-0 in Hamburg).
  • For only the second time in 46 years of Bundesliga football, Gladbach have won their first five home games in a season – the only other time was in 1987/88 (a run of six successive home wins).
  • Nürnberg have lost just one of their six away games this season (5 draws) – a 2-0 defeat to Bayern. FCN’s last Bundesliga victory on the road was on May 11th (2-1 win over Düsseldorf).
  • Along with Hoffenheim, Nürnberg are one of two teams yet to keep a clean sheet this season. FCN have conceded 13 goals in their last five games.
  • Max Kruse grabbed his first brace for Gladbach in the 2-0 win against Hamburg. Only Dortmund’s Robert Lewandowski (12) has been involved in more goals than Kruse (11 – 7 goals, 4 assists).