• Hoffenheim have only won the first of their five Bundesliga meetings with Augsburg – the last two encounters have both ended in defeat for TSG (D2).
  • Augsburg are just one of four current Bundesliga sides (at least one game) that Hoffenheim have yet to win a home match against (two draws).
  • The game against FCA will be Hoffenheim's 200th Bundesliga match (and 100th Bundesliga home match) and they could also reach the 250-point mark (currently 249).
  • Hoffenheim are currently unbeaten in four games (W2 D2). After a run of four matches without a victory, Augsburg got back to winning ways by beating Bayern.
  • Augsburg's 1-0 win against Bayern didn't just end the Munich side's goalscoring run (65 consecutive Bundesliga games), but it also put a stop to FCA's longest run without a clean sheet in the Bundesliga (13 games).
  • Only VfB Stuttgart (28) have squandered more points from winning positions than Hoffenheim and Augsburg (both 21).
  • Only Hoffenheim (21) and Nürnberg (20) have conceded more goals from dead-ball situations than Augsburg (17).
  • Both clubs are enjoying their most prolific seasons in the Bundesliga (Hoffenheim: 64 goals scored, Augsburg: 41 goals scored).
  • Weinzierl has collected seven points from his three Bundesliga meetings with TSG – Hoffenheim are the only Bundesliga side that he has faced at least three times without losing.
  • Andre Hahn, Augsburg's top goalscorer (10 goals) has served his ban after a yellow-card suspension and returns to the squad.
  • Hoffenheim's sporting director Alexander Rosen was born in Augsburg and played for FCA's youth setup and then later for the first team in the Regionalliga Süd.