Flashscore presents the key facts before the game!
Both sides sit on 32 points, but Hannover have a slight edge over Augsburg thanks to their goal difference. The match can be looked upon as an equal starting point to challenge for a European spot for both sides.
Hannover enter the game on the back of two consecutive losses without scoring a single goal. Meanwhile, Augsburg have only won twice in 2018 and will also have to improve their performance significantly if they are to contest for a better spot in the table.
Both teams have a lot of missing players, but Augsburg will certainly feel the absence of Alfred Finnbogason with his 11 goals this campaign.
Players to watch: Salif Sane will return for Hannover and strengthen the back four following a suspension. The 27-year-old is crucial part of the team’s defense.
Michael Gregoritsch will try to cause trouble for the Hannover’s defense. The 23-year-old has stepped up to the plate and is the team’s leading scorer with 9 goals so far.
Hanover: Prib E.(Knee Injury).
Augsburg: Finnbogason A.(Calf Injury), Framberger R.(Knee Injury), Gouweleeuw J.(Knee Injury).
Hannover: Klaus F.(Muscle Injury), Sarenren-Bazee N.(Knee Injury), Schwegler P.(Back Injury), Sundermann M.(Illness).
Augsburg: Caiuby(Illness), Danso K.(Injury), Giefer F.(Knee Injury), Moravek J.(Calf Injury), Opare D.(Injury), Richter M.(Ankle Injury).