Apr 17th features a match where Union Berlin hosts Stuttgart in a Bundesliga match. In their last match, Union Berlin recorded a 1-1 draw against Hertha BSC. Robert Andrich scored the first goal for Union Berlin in the 10th minute, but Dodi Lukebakio got the equalizer for Hertha BSC in the 35th minute earning Hertha BSC a comeback draw. Union Berlin is looking for direction having 2 win and 3 losses in their last 10 matches, while in their last match, Stuttgart recorded a 1-0 shutout win against Werder Bremen. Ludwig Augustinsson scored the first goal for Stuttgart on an own goal in the 81st minute, and with that single goal the scoring was complete. Neither team could manage anything else In the end, Werder Bremen was frustrated by Stuttgart’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Stuttgart ended the match with the shutout victory. Stuttgart should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 17 points in their last 10 matches.
Stuttgart and Union Berlin last played eachother at the Mercedes-benz-arena on Dec 15th. Stuttgart and Union Berlin battled to a 2-2 draw. Marvin Friedrich struck first for Union Berlin in the 4th minute on a feed from Christopher Trimmel, then Taiwo Awoniyi added another in the 77th minute on a feed from Christopher Lenz.
Stuttgart’s most prolific scorer has been Kalajdzic. The Austrian attacker has netted three goals over the last five matches. Max Kruse has been on a hot streak lately. In the last 5 games, the attacker has scored 4 goals for Union Berlin
Urs Fischer’s Union Berlin squad will be without Sheraldo Becker, Anthony Ujah, Maurice Opfermann, Joel Pohjanpalo and Niko Giesselmann, while Al Ghaddioui, Mangala, Silla Wamangituka, Clinton Mola and Egloff are unavailable to play for Stuttgart.