MöNCHENGLADBACH. Borussia Mönchengladbach liquidates TSG Hoffenheim 5-1 with goals of L. Stindl (26′), A. Plea (44′ pen), J. Hofmann (45′), B. Embolo (53′) and J. Hofmann (68′). On the opposite side, TSG Hoffenheim scored with A. Kramaric (3′).
The match was played at the Stadion im BORUSSIA-PARK stadium in Mönchengladbach on Saturday and it started at 3:30 pm local time. The referee was Harm Osmers assisted by Robert Kempter and Benedikt Kempkes. The 4th official was Aarne Aarnink. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 22.7 degrees Celsius or 72.86 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 47%.
Borussia Mönchengladbach had a strong ball possession 55% while TSG Hoffenheim was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
TSG Hoffenheim was putting more pressure with 40 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 2 were on target. Even so, Borussia Mönchengladbach succeeded in find the solution to win this encounter.
Borussia Mönchengladbach shot 18 times, 8 on target, 10 off target. Regarding the opposition, TSG Hoffenheim shot 10 times, 2 on target, 8 off target.
Borussia Mönchengladbach received 1 yellow card (L. Stindl). On the opposite side, TSG Hoffenheim received 2 yellow cards (D. Samassekou and K. Vogt).
After this match, Borussia Mönchengladbach will have 45 points to sit in the 10th place. On the other side, TSG Hoffenheim will stay with 46 points like FSV Mainz 05 to remain in the 9th place.
Borussia Mönchengladbach – Formation
Borussia Mönchengladbach started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Adolf Hütter decided to play with the following team: .
Borussia Mönchengladbach could not rely on the presence of M. Thuram (injured).
Borussia Mönchengladbach made 5 changes: B. Embolo for M. Thuram (63′), S. Lainer for J. Scally (74′), L. Stindl for P. Herrmann (74′), J. Hofmann for C. Kramer (80′) and M. Friedrich for M. Ginter (80′).
TSG Hoffenheim – Formation
TSG Hoffenheim started with a 3-1-4-2 line-up (3-1-4-2).
Sebastian Hoeneß played with: .
TSG Hoffenheim could not rely on the presence of K. Vogt (injured).
TSG Hoffenheim made 5 changes: R. Skov for S. Rudy (64′), D. Samassekou for J. Che (64′), J. Bruun Larsen for N. Proschwitz (64′), A. Stiller for U. Tohumcu (86′) and K. Akpoguma for E. Bicakcic (86′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Bundesliga.
- Borussia Dortmund – Hertha BSC – 2-1
- VfL Wolfsburg – FC Bayern München – 2-2
- Bayer 04 Leverkusen – SC Freiburg – 2-1
- FC Union Berlin – VfL Bochum 1848 – 3-2
- Borussia Mönchengladbach – TSG Hoffenheim – 5-1
- VfB Stuttgart – FC Köln – 2-1
- FSV Mainz 05 – Eintracht Frankfurt – 2-2
- FC Augsburg – SpVgg Greuther Fürth – 2-1
- DSC Arminia Bielefeld – RB Leipzig – 1-1