The match of 2nd round between 1899 Hoffenheim и Union Berlin took place at PreZero Arena on 22 August 2021, Sunday. Referee - Sascha Stegemann.
The last meeting of these teams took place more than a month ago (28 February 2021) and ended with the draw with a score 1-1.
The teams are close in the league table, the difference between their points is only 2 points.
1899 Hoffenheim is in the TOP-4 with 3 points. This is the 1st of 34 team game in the tournament.
The difference with the nearest team on top is 1 point (1899 Hoffenheim can score 99 points). In addition, the distance from the first place is 3 points (99 points are possible). The nearest pursuer has the same number of points with 1899 Hoffenheim and can score 96 points. The goal difference is 4:0. 1899 Hoffenheim has the best defensive record in the league.
Union Berlin takes the 12th position in the league table with 1 point. This is the 1st of 34 team game in the tournament.
The difference with the nearest team on top is 1 point (Union Berlin can score 99 points). The distance from the bottom league record is 1 point. The nearest pursuer has the same number of points with Union Berlin and can score 99 points. The goal difference is 1:1. The Union Berlin defensive line is one of the TOP-4 in the tournament.
1899 Hoffenheim Stats
The team scored 18 points оn its own field in 10 last matches, with the following results 5 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 20-14. The average number of goals is 2. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 1.7.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Andrej Kramaric (6), Ihlas Bebou (3), Robert Skov (1), Kevin Akpoguma (1), Christoph Baumgartner (1), Sargis Adamyan (1), Jacob Larsen Bruun (1).
Union Berlin Stats
Union Berlin has not lost in any of the last 5 matches, with 3 wins and 2 draws.
The team scored 13 points when playing away in 10 last matches, with the following results 3 wins, 4 draws и 3 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 16-16. The average number of goals is 1.6. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 1.5.
The next match of the team is important and will take place in less than a week. This means that some main players may miss the match or the team will not play at full strength.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Joel Pohjanpalo (4), Marcus Ingvartsen (3), Andreas Voglsammer (3), Robin Knoche (2), Grischa Proemel (1), Petar Musa (1), Marvin Friedrich (1).