• Bremen have lost just one of their 13 competitive matches against Hoffenheim (W8, D4). They suffered a 4-1 Bundesliga defeat in Sinsheim on 21st August 2010.
  • Werder have collected a respectable seven points from their last three home games and have even scored in each of their last eight games at the Weserstadion.
  • Hoffenheim have won just one of their last 10 Bundesliga away games (D4, L5) and have now been waiting 22 BL away matches for a clean sheet – currently the longest run of its kind in the league.
  • TSG have won their last three competitive games on a run stretching back to last season, something they last managed in summer 2013 – back then it was a four-game winning streak.
  • The 2-0 win over Augsburg was Hoffenheim's second consecutive clean sheet in a competitive match, something they last managed in March 2013. They kept just five clean sheets in 38 competitive games in 2013/14.
  • For the first time since matchday 3 of the 2010/11 season (and for the 15th time overall), TSG are back at the top of the Bundesliga table (together with Leverkusen).
  • Werder have lost each of their last six meetings with a BL table-topper, conceding an average of 3.7 goals per game and failing to score in four of those
    six matches.
  • During their 2-2 draw in Berlin, Bremen scored their second goal 125 seconds after their first, while Hoffenheim needed just 97 seconds to double their lead in their 2-0 win over Augsburg.
  • Robin Dutt, who has collected an average of 1.14 points per game as Werder manager (his predecessor Thomas Schaaf 1.62), is unbeaten in his last six BL meetings with TSG, collecting an impressive 14 of a possible 18 points in the process.
  • Oliver Baumann is the 10th goalkeeper that has featured in the Bundesliga for Hoffenheim. His predecessors have only made an average of 23 BL appearances for TSG.