Did you know that…
…TSG got their biggest-ever Bundesliga away win in Berlin?
Hoffenheim breezed to a 5-0 victory in Berlin on 21 December 2014. It remains the biggest away win in their Bundesliga history.
…TSG are unbeaten in five games against Hertha?
Of the last five meetings between the teams, TSG have won three and drawn two. Their last defeat to the capital club was a 1-0 reverse on 22 November 2015.
…two former TSG players currently ply their trade in Berlin?
The strikers Vedad Ibisevic and Davie Selke both previously laced their boots for TSG. Ibisevic, who played in Hoffenheim between 2007 and 2012, is still the club's second-highest goalscorer of all time in the Bundesliga. Selke, meanwhile, spent time in the Hoffenheim youth ranks between 2009 and 2013. Additionally, Nico Schulz was born in Berlin and spent 15 years at the capital club.
…Julian Nagelsmann's charges are on the verge of equalling a record?
TSG have won their last four league matches. Another three points in Berlin would mean five Bundesliga victories on the bounce, which would equal the club record set in 2016/17.
…the starting XI that faced Augsburg was the oldest in TSG's history?
The average age of the TSG starting XI that beat Augsburg 2-1 at home was 26 years and 322 days. That's the oldest Hoffenheim starting line-up since the club made it to the Bundesliga.
…goals are guaranteed in meetings with Hertha?
None of the previous 16 clashes between the sides have ended goalless.