On Jan 20th, Freiburg plays host to Eintracht Frankfurt in a meeting of these two Bundesliga teams. Freiburg is fresh off their 5-0 blowout win against Köln. Ermedin Demirović struck first for Freiburg in the 18th minute, then Nicolas Höfler added another in the 39th minute At the end of 90 a dissapointed Köln couldn’t manage to score, and Freiburg took the shutout win. With 17 points in their last 10 matches Freiburg should be reasonably happy with their performance, while in Eintracht Frankfurt’s last match they recorded a 2-0 shutout win against Mainz 05. André Silva scored the first goal for Eintracht Frankfurt in the 24th minute on a penalty, then André Silva added another in the 72nd minute on a penalty kick In the end, Mainz 05 was frustrated by Eintracht Frankfurt’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Eintracht Frankfurt ended the match with the shutout victory. Eintracht Frankfurt is looking for direction having earned 12 points in their last 10 matches.
These two teams have not yet played each other this season. Last season Freiburg won the head to head battle with 1 win.
Eintracht Frankfurt is glad to have André Silva in top form. In the last 5 matches the attacker has scored four goals. Roland Sallai has been the most prolific scorer on Freiburg in the last five matches with three goals
Jonathan Schmid, Lucas Höler, Lukas Kübler, Janik Haberer, Chang-Hoon Kwon, Gian-Luca Itter and Mark Flekken are unavailable to play for Christian Streich’s team, while Adolf Hütter’s squad will be without Ragnar Ache and Cavar.