The Bundesliga game at Wohninvest WESERSTADION this coming Sunday sees visitors Hoffenheim facing home side Werder Bremen.
Werder Bremen approach the next Bundesliga round as number 11 in the table, having claimed 31 points this season so far. With 25 games behind them, Hoffenheim amassed 22 points, placing them as number 15 before their next fixture.
Following some poor performances in this Bundesliga campaign recently, Werder Bremen desperately need points from the match against Hoffenheim to get back on track.
Werder Bremen go into their next Bundesliga match, scoring a humble average of 1.4 per game in their last ten matches. They scored a mundane 14 times, while conceding 21. That amounts to an average of 2.1 per game, where they kept their opponents from scoring two times.
Hoffenheim managed a bearable 11 goals from their past ten games, creating an average of 1.1 goals per game. They conceded 23 goals in total, and while claiming zero clean sheets, they conceded 2.3 goals an average per game.
Hoffenheim were knocked out cold when Werder Bremen took a 2-1 win in their latest encounter. It served as pay back for the 4-0 defeat, Hoffenheim handed out in the game before.
Werder Bremen vs Hoffenheim Prediction
Werder Bremen Form
Werder Bremen only added a single point to their account in their last three games, where they lost 2-1 and 2-3 against Augsburg and Bayer Leverkusen respectively. At least they managed a 2-2 draw with B. M'gladbach. Werder Bremen only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent Bundesliga matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew zero and lost four, as they scored nine and conceded ten goals.
Hoffenheim suffered a couple of disappointments in their last three matches as they were run over by Mainz 05 in a 1-0 defeat. Freiburg also proved too hard to handle as they won 2-1, before Hoffenheim were able to strike back in a 3-1 win against Hertha Berlin. Hoffenheim didn't manage a single away win in their last six Bundesliga matches, but managed zero draws, while suffering six defeats. They conceded 16 and scored six goals themselves.
Werder Bremen and Hoffenheim are struggling to keep opponents at bay, which makes both teams to score look like the value bet atWohninvest WESERSTADION
Werder Bremen are looking at a record of nine wins, four draws and 12 defeats in the Bundesliga this season. Hoffenheim so far pulled off six wins, four draws and 15 defeats in the Bundesliga.
Werder Bremen vs Hoffenheim Stats
- Werder Bremen have scored in 17 of the last 19 matches
- In 9 of the last 11 Werder Bremen home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 7 of the last 9 Werder Bremen home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In the last 4 Werder Bremen matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In the last 3 matches in a row Werder Bremen played, both teams scored
- Hoffenheim have conceded in the last 22 matches in a row
- Hoffenheim have not won the last 11 matches in a row
- Hoffenheim have not won the last 10 away matches in a row
- Hoffenheim have lost 7 of the last 8 matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Hoffenheim have lost the last 8 matches in a row
Werder Bremen vs Hoffenheim Squads
Werder Bremen Squad
Werner will select the starting XI for the upcoming match against Hoffenheim from the following players (the statistics in the brackets represent goals scored and matches played in the Bundesliga this season):
Eduardo Dos Santos Haesler (0/0), Jiri Pavlenka (0/24), Louis Lord (0/0), Michael Zetterer (0/2), Mio Backhaus (0/0), Amos Pieper (1/24), Anthony Jung (2/25), Christian Gross (1/19), Fabio Chiarodia (0/3), Felix Agu (0/3), Lee Buchanan (1/16), Marco Friedl (0/21), Milos Veljkovic (1/20), Mitchell Weiser (1/22), Niklas Stark (0/18), Dikeni Salifou (0/0), Ilia Gruev (0/23), Jean-Manuel Mbom (0/0), Jens Stage (2/24), Leonardo Bittencourt (2/16), Niklas Schmidt (2/17), Philipp Bargfrede (0/0), Romano Schmid (0/19), Eren Dinkci (0/12), Marvin Ducksch (8/25), Maximilian Philipp (0/9), Niclas Fuellkrug (15/24).
This is the full squad of players that the Hoffenheim head coach Matarazzo will select from for his starting XI:
Luca Philipp (0/0), Nahuel Noll (0/0), Oliver Baumann (0/25), Philipp Pentke (0/0), Angelino (0/24), Eduardo Quaresma (0/0), Ermin Bicakcic (0/6), John Anthony Brooks (0/6), Justin Che (0/0), Kevin Akpoguma (0/21), Kevin Vogt (0/19), Ozan Kabak (2/22), Pavel Kaderabek (1/21), Stanley N'Soki (1/14), Angelo Stiller (1/16), Christoph Baumgartner (5/24), Dennis Geiger (1/20), Finn Becker (0/0), Grischa Proemel (1/13), Muhammed Mehmet Damar (0/6), Robert Skov (3/19), Sebastian Rudy (0/15), Thomas Delaney (0/5), Tom Bischof (0/7), Umut Tohumcu (0/5), Andrej Kramaric (7/23), Fisnik Asllani (0/7), Ihlas Bebou (3/10), Jacob Bruun Larsen (1/11), Kasper Dolberg (0/8), Munas Dabbur (5/16).
Werder Bremen vs Hoffenheim Team News
At the time of writing, Werder Bremen have four players on their injured and absent list as they prepare to meet Hoffenheim this coming Sunday.
Lee Buchanan, Niclas Fuellkrug, Romano Schmid and Felix Agu nurses various injuries and won't take part for Werder Bremen against Hoffenheim at Wohninvest WESERSTADION.
Hoffenheim have six players on the injured and absent list ahead of the match this coming Sunday against Werder Bremen.
Hoffenheim need to do without Andrej Kramaric, Fisnik Asllani, Jacob Bruun Larsen, Ozan Kabak, Thomas Delaney and Grischa Proemel, who are not fit enough to travel to Wohninvest WESERSTADION.
Werder Bremen vs Hoffenheim Lineups
Werder Bremen vs Hoffenheim H2H
The last time these two teams squared up, Werder Bremen ran out 1-2 winners which they surely won't mind doing again at Wohninvest WESERSTADION. All in all, Hoffenheim have a fine reading on Werder Bremen in previous seasons with a 5-3-2 advantage going into this match. The bookies have Hoffenheim to win this match at best price odds of 19/10.
Werder Bremen vs Hoffenheim Results
In the last ten matches between Werder Bremen and Hoffenheim over 2.5 goals came out five times. Odds on at least three goals are at 8/11 with bookies.
Werder Bremen vs Hoffenheim Betting Tips
It is a great season for Niclas Fuellkrug, who currently has 15 league goals to his name during this season. Werder Bremen will rely on his services to gun down Hoffenheim.
Werder Bremen claimed a modest five wins from their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. They split the points with the visiting team in one of the games, whilst losing four. Hoffenheim won zero of their last 10 games away, drew two and lost eight of the games in this run. Goals are flowing freely for Werder Bremen on home soil currently, as both teams scored in six of their last 10 matches here. Both teams were also on target eight times in Hoffenheim''s last 10 league games away from home.
Werder Bremen managed an average of 1.1 goals in the past ten encounters against Hoffenheim, who scored two goals on average. Over 2.5 goals happened five times, while both teams scored six times. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of Werder Bremen’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the last ten games for Hoffenheim, who scored 1.1 times on average in those matches.