• Leverkusen have won all five of their Bundesliga matches against FC Augsburg – against no other Bundesliga side have Bayer 04 played as many games without dropping any points.
  • There have been 20 goals in those five Bundesliga matches (4 per game) – that is the second-highest Bundesliga goal average between two sides that currently play in the top flight.
  • After their 2-1 win in the meeting earlier this season (matchday 10), Leverkusen had a 15-point advantage over 15th-placed Augsburg – that gap is currently five points.
  • Bayer 04 have lost eight of their last nine competitive matches (1 draw) and sit 15th in a table representing the second half of the season – only Stuttgart (5) have collected fewer points than Leverkusen in that table (7).
  • Never before have Augsburg collected as many points in an entire Bundesliga season as they have after 26 matchdays of this campaign (39). Their previous season best was 38 points in 2011/12.
  • Augsburg have converted 56.3% of their clear-cut chances this season – a league high.
  • FCA have already dropped 21 points from winning positions – only Stuttgart have lost more (25). Augsburg lost 2-1 in Leverkusen earlier this season after taking a 1-0 lead.
  • Alongside Wolfsburg’s Ricardo Rodriguez, Daniel Baier is the only outfield player in the league yet to miss a single Bundesliga minute.
  • Stefan Kießling has scored five times in five Bundesliga games against FCA – with an average of one goal per game, that’s his best record against the current Bundesliga teams.
  • Roberto Hilbert conceded a penalty for the fourth time this season on matchday 26 – no other Bundesliga player has conceded more than two penalties.
  • Tobias Werner has scored Augsburg’s last three Bundesliga goals and is the club’s top points-scorer (8 goals + 6 assists) after Andre Hahn (10 goals + 5 assists).
  • Augsburg have lost just one of the 11 Bundesliga games this season in which Marwin Hitz has played in goal (W6, D4); conceding just 10 goals in the process.