TSG 1899 Hoffenheim
Hoffenheim and Wolfsburg face at Wirsol Rhein ‑ Neckar ‑ Arena, in a match for the 22 nd round of the Bundesliga. The two teams tied (1‑1), on 23‑09‑2019, the last time they met in this edition of the league. At this stadium, the head ‑ to ‑ head history favors the home team, since they have a record of 2 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss in the last 4 matches. However, the last time these teams met at this stadium was on 28‑04‑2019, in a match for the Bundesliga, Wolfsburg won by (1‑4). The goals of the match were scored by Á. Szalai (9 ') for Hoffenheim and by William (42'), W. Weghorst (69 'and 88') and M. Arnold (85 ') for Wolfsburg. Although this is a game between 7th and 10th in the general classification, it is actually a game between the 12th classified in home games and the 9th as a visitor.
The home team is currently in 7th place, with 33 points won, after 10 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses. In the penultimate match, they won at home against Bayer Leverkusen by (2‑1). In the last match, they lost away to Freiburg by (1‑0). Interestingly, this is a team that has achieved better results away from home, as they have won 17 points as a visitor and only 16 at their stadium. For the league, Hoffenheim won 13 points out of 30 possible points, after 4 wins, 1 draw and 5 losses in the last 10 home matches. In the matches played at their stadium in the championship, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 'was 0‑1, which occurred in 5 of their 11 games. The team allowed goals to its opponent in 8 of the last 10 games, reason why it has not presented great defensive solidity, but its attack has scored regularly, since it managed to concretize in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 11 of the last 11 matches for the competition ended with Over 1.5 goals. In 21 games in this competition, he managed to turn the score in 4 of the 12 games in which he suffered the first goal. There are 1 periods that stand out in the last 11 home matches for this competition: they scored 6 of their 17 goals between minutes (76' ‑ 90 ').
Hoffenheim comes unmotivated for this match after an away loss by 1-0 against Freiburg. The greatest quality of the team is the way in which it reacts to a situation of disadvantage. The team usually acts in the tactical system 5-3-2, favoring fast transitions, mainly through the sides. In this drawing, the two responsible for taking danger are Dabour and Baumgartner. The Hoffenheim coach will be without Geiger, Baumann and Belfodil because they are injured.
After 7 wins, 7 draws and 7 losses, the visiting team is in 10th
position, having won 28 points. In the last match, they have tied at
home with Fortuna Düsseldorf by (1‑1), after in the previous match they
have won (2‑4) an away match against Paderborn. This is a team little
affected by the home factor, as they have achieved similar results at
home and away. In the last 10 away matches, Wolfsburg has recorded 4
wins, 2 draws and 4 losses, having won 14 points out of 30 possible. In
matches played away in the league, the most frequent result at the end
of the first 45 'was 0‑0, which occurred in 4 of their 11 games. The
team allowed goals to the opponent in 9 of the last 10 games, for which
reason they have not presented great defensive solidity, but their
attack has scored regularly, since they managed to score in 8 of the
last 10 games in this competition. In 21 matches in this competition, he
suffered the first goal 13 times and only managed 1 turn on the
Wolfsburg heads into this match after a 1-1 home draw against Fortuna Dusseldorf. The visitor usually plays in the 4-3-3 tactical system, favoring fast transitions, mainly through the sides. In this drawing, the three responsible for taking danger are Mehmedi, Ginczek and Steffen. Coach Oliver Glasner will not be able to count on Klinger, Ignacio Camacho and William because they are still in an injury period. It is worth noting that Pongracic will also be out for being suspended.