FREIBURG IM BREISGAU. SC Freiburg and Borussia Mönchengladbach didn’t manage to score any goal on Sunday. Borussia Mönchengladbach was not able to win even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (58%).
The match was played at the Schwarzwald-Stadion stadium in Freiburg im Breisgau on Sunday and it started at 5:30 pm local time. The referee was Tobias Stieler with the help of Christian Gittelmann and Eduard Beitinger. The 4th official was Wolfgang Haslberger. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 21.3 degrees Celsius or 70.41 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 50%.
Borussia Mönchengladbach had a superior ball possession 58% while SC Freiburg was struggling with a 42% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
SC Freiburg was more pushing with 67 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 7 were on target. Nonetheless, that was not enough SC Freiburg to win the match.
SC Freiburg shot 13 times, 7 on target, 6 off target. Regarding the opposition, Borussia Mönchengladbach shot 16 times, 5 on target, 11 off target.
SC Freiburg received 1 yellow card (C. Gunter). On the opposite side, Borussia Mönchengladbach received 1 yellow card (R. Bensebaini).
After this match, SC Freiburg will have 13 points to sit in the 2nd place. On the other side, Borussia Mönchengladbach will have 9 points like FC Köln to sit in the 8th place.
In the next match in the Bundesliga, SC Freiburg will play away with VfL Wolfsburg on the 21st of January with a 12-9 head to head record in favor of VfL Wolfsburg (5 draws).
Borussia Mönchengladbach will host Bayer 04 Leverkusen on the 22nd of January with a 19-9 head to head record in favor of Bayer 04 Leverkusen (7 draws).
SC Freiburg – Formation
SC Freiburg adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Christian Streich decided to play with the following team: Mark Flekken, Kiliann Sildillia , Matthias Ginter , Philipp Lienhart , Christian Günter , Maximilian Eggestein , Nicolas Höfler , Ritsu Doan , Daniel-Kofi Kyereh , Vincenzo Grifo and Michael Gregoritsch .
The home team had on the bench: Nils Petersen, Yannik Keitel , Noah Weißhaupt , Manuel Gulde, Woo-Yeong Jeong , Keven Schlotterbeck, Benjamin Uphoff, Lukas Kübler and Kevin Schade .
SC Freiburg made 5 changes: M. Eggestein for Y. Keitel (68′), D. Kyereh for Jeong Woo-Yeong (69′), R. Doan for K. Schade (81′), V. Grifo for N. Weisshaupt (82′) and M. Gregoritsch for N. Petersen (83′).
Best player: Mark Flekken
The most impressive player for SC Freiburg was the goalkeeper: Mark Flekken. His rating is 8.30. He performed 5 saves.
Borussia Mönchengladbach – Formation
Also Borussia Mönchengladbach adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Daniel Farke played with: Yann Sommer, Joseph Scally , Marvin Friedrich , Christoph Kramer , Ramy Bensebaini , Julian Weigl , Kouadio Koné , Jonas Hofmann , Florian Neuhaus , Lars Stindl and Marcus Thuram .
The following players were sitting on the bench: Yvandro Borges Sanches, Tobias Sippel, Patrick Herrmann, Rocco Reitz, Oscar Fraulo, Stefan Lainer, Hannes Wolf , Nathan N’Goumou and Luca Netz.
Borussia Mönchengladbach could not rely on the presence of N. N. Minpole (injured).
Borussia Mönchengladbach made 3 changes: F. Neuhaus for N. N. Minpole (34′), L. Stindl for H. Wolf (82′) and N. N. Minpole for Y. Borges Sanches (82′).
Best player: Yann Sommer
Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Borussia Mönchengladbach was the goalkeeper: Yann Sommer. His rating is 8.82. He performed 6 saves.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Bundesliga.