• Hertha have won their last two matches against Bremen, having previously suffered eight defeats in nine meetings with Werder (otherwise 1 other win in April 2009).
  • Bremen have won each of their last five home matches against Berlin. Hertha’s last victory in the Weserstadion dates back to March 11th 2006 (3-0).
  • Bayern (33) are the only side Hertha have suffered more Bundesliga defeats against than they have against Bremen (31). Werder are also the side Berlin have suffered the second-most away defeats to (22) – they have lost in Munich 23 times.
  • Bremen may have only lost one of their last six home games (3-1 to Wolfsburg on matchday 27), but they are also one of just three teams, alongside Hamburg and Nürnberg, that have failed to record back-to-back home wins this season.
  • After going nine games without a victory (D4, L5), Hertha got back to winning ways on the last matchday, beating Braunschweig 2-0. However, only HSV (11) have collected fewer points in the second half of the season than Hertha (13).
  • Hertha have collected just two points from their last five away games. However, Berlin were third in the away table after matchday 22.
  • Bremen conceded five or more goals in a game for the third time this season in the match against Bayern – a league high together with Hamburger SV. This has only happened once before in Werder’s Bundesliga history – in their relegation season of 1979/80 (7 times).
  • Berlin have only scored six goals in their last 10 games – no other side has scored as few goals in that timeframe. During the game against Braunschweig, Hertha scored two goals in one match for the first time since matchday 22.
  • Werder’s last three goals have come from counterattacks. Only Leverkusen (5) have scored more goals on the break in the second half of the season than Werder (4), although only Hoffenheim (7) have conceded more goals from counters than Hertha (4) in that timeframe.
  • Peter Niemeyer made 32 Bundesliga appearances for Bremen from 2007-10 (2 goals). Sandro Wagner scored five goals in 30 Bundesliga games for Werder (2010-12). Bremen’s Richard Strebinger and Assani Lukimya used to be Hertha youth players.