Did you know that…
…Hoffenheim have never conceded a goal against Paderborn?
TSG Hoffenheim are set for their sixth competitive match against the East Westphalians. They have kept a clean sheet in each of their previous meetings. Accordingly, they have never lost against Paderborn (three wins, two draws).
…TSG tend to fare well against promoted clubs?
Hoffenheim won their clashes with Paderborn, Cologne and Union Berlin in the first half of the season. They are now unbeaten in six matches against promoted clubs (five wins and a draw).
…TSG have the best defensive record away from home?
Alfred Schreuder's charges have conceded 12 goals in their 12 away matches so far this season. That's the best record in the division, narrowly ahead of RB Leipzig (13 goals conceded away from home).
…Paderborn have struggled at home recently?
While TSG have fared well on their travels this term, Paderborn have struggled on home soil with coach Steffen Baumgart's charges only managing to pick up seven points in the Benteler-Arena all campaign. In fact, SCP have lost each of their last four matches in Paderborn.