In a weekend match in week 18, on Sun Jan 24th, Hoffenheim and Köln will play a match in Marbella in a clash of the Bundesliga. In Hoffenheim’s last match they recorded a 0-4 loss against Schalke 04. Matthew Hoppe struck first for Schalke 04 in the 42nd minute, then Matthew Hoppe added another in the 57th minute on a feed from Amine Harit At the end of 90 a dissapointed Hoffenheim couldn’t manage to score, and Schalke 04 took the shutout win. Hoffenheim looks to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 8 points in their last 10 matches, while in their last match, Köln recorded a 0-5 blowout loss against Freiburg. Ermedin Demirović scored the first goal for Freiburg in the 18th minute, then Nicolas Höfler added another in the 39th minute In the end, Köln was frustrated by Freiburg’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Freiburg ended the match with the shutout victory. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having lost 5 of their last 10.

In their last match together, in Rheinenergiestadion, Hoffenheim won by a score of 3 to 2. Andrej Kramarić scored the first goal for Hoffenheim in the 4th minute, then in the 22nd minute, Jan Thielmann sent in a beautiful pass which was converted by Sebastian Andersson , but fortunately for Hoffenheim it didn’t end there. They added more goals to be able to earn themselves the win. Hoffenheim’s top weapon lately has been Andrej Kramarić, who has two goals in the last 5 matches

Sebastian Hoeneß’s squad will be without Robert Skov, Ryan Sessegnon, Jacob Bruun Larsen, Dennis Geiger, Pavel Kadeřábek, Christoph Baumgartner, Ermin Bičakčić, Sebastian Rudy, Benjamin Hübner, Konstantinos Stafylidis, Håvard Nordtveit, Florian Grillitsch and Kevin Akpoguma, while Markus Gisdol’s Köln squad will be without Florian Kainz, Marco Höger, Rafael Czichos, Ismail Jakobs and Sava-Arangel Cestic.