On Saturday Oct 2nd, Stuttgart hosts Hoffenheim in a meeting of these two Bundesliga teams. Stuttgart is fresh off their 1-3 loss against Bayer Leverkusen. Robert Andrich struck first for Bayer Leverkusen in the 2nd minute on a feed from Mitchel Bakker, then Patrik Schick added another in the 19th minute. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having lost 3 of their last 10, while in Hoffenheim’s last match they recorded a 0-0 scoreless draw against Arminia Bielefeld. Arminia Bielefeld had 9 on net, and Hoffenheim had 15, but no one could beat the goalie, and the game ended in a 0-0 draw,. Hoffenheim looks to improve on their recent performance, having lost 2 of their last 10.
This will be the first match for these two teams against eachother this season. Last season Stuttgart won the head to head battle with 1 win.
Hoffenheim’s most prolific scorer has been Jacob Bruun Larsen. The Danish attacker has netted 2 goals over the last 5 matches. For Stuttgart, their top scorers are Marc-Oliver Kempf and Hamadi Al Ghaddioui, each having 2 goals in their last five matches
Stuttgart will be without Chris Führich, Waldemar Anton, Mangala, Philipp Forster, Wamangituka, Sasa Kalajdzic, Egloff, Tanguy Coulibaly and Naouirou Ahamada, while Hoffenheim will be without Ihlas Bebou, Ermin Bičakčić, Benjamin Hübner, Håvard Nordtveit and Kevin Akpoguma.