MARBELLA. TSG Hoffenheim and SC Freiburg didn’t manage to score any goal on Sunday..
The match was played at the Campo La Quinta stadium in Marbella on Sunday and it started at 7:30 pm local time. The referee was Deniz Aytekin with the support of Christian Dietz and Thomas Stein. The 4th official was Timo Gerach. The weather was rainy. The temperature was cold at 11.6 degrees Celsius or 52.83 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 86%.
The overall ball possession was the same with both teams controlling the ball for 50% of the time.
The ball possession was not so different. TSG Hoffenheim was in possession of the ball for 50% of the time vs. SC Freiburg that controlled the ball for 50% of the time.
Attitude and shots
SC Freiburg was more aggressive with 60 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 5 were on target. Notwithstanding, that was not enough SC Freiburg to win the encounter.
TSG Hoffenheim shot 10 times, 3 on target, 7 off target. On the opposite side, SC Freiburg shot 15 times, 5 on target, 10 off target.
TSG Hoffenheim received 1 yellow card (M. Dabbur). On the opposite side, SC Freiburg received 2 yellow cards (C. Gunter and M. Ginter).
After this match, TSG Hoffenheim will have 13 points to remain in the 4th place. Talking about the opposition, SC Freiburg will have 14 points to sit in the 3rd place.
In the next match in the Bundesliga, TSG Hoffenheim will play away with FC Union Berlin on the 21st of January with a 2-2 head to head record.
SC Freiburg will play away agasint VfL Wolfsburg on the 21st of January with a 12-9 head to head record in favor of VfL Wolfsburg (5 draws).
TSG Hoffenheim – Formation
TSG Hoffenheim started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
The manager André Breitenreiter decided to play with the following team: Oliver Baumann, Ozan Kabak , Kevin Vogt , Kevin Akpoguma , Pavel Kadeřábek , Grischa Prömel , Dennis Geiger , Christoph Baumgartner , Angeliño , Georginio Rutter and Andrej Kramarić .
The home team had on the bench: Eduardo Quaresma, Stanley N’Soki, Muhammed Damar, Fisnik Asllani, Angelo Stiller, Jacob Bruun Larsen, Sebastian Rudy , Luca Philipp and Munas Dabbur .
TSG Hoffenheim made 3 changes: D. Geiger for M. Damar (64′), C. Baumgartner for M. Dabbur (64′) and A. Kramaric for S. Rudy (81′).
Best player: Oliver Baumann
The most impressive player for TSG Hoffenheim was the goalkeeper: Oliver Baumann. His rating is 8.04. He performed 4 saves.
SC Freiburg – Formation
SC Freiburg started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Christian Streich played with: 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 following players were sitting on the bench: Benjamin Uphoff, Yannik Keitel, Woo-Yeong Jeong, Keven Schlotterbeck, Lukas Kübler, Nils Petersen , Noah Weißhaupt , Manuel Gulde and Kevin Schade .
SC Freiburg made 4 changes: D. Kyereh for Jeong Woo-Yeong (79′), R. Doan for K. Schade (79′), V. Grifo for N. Weisshaupt (79′) and M. Gregoritsch for N. Petersen (85′).
Best player: Matthias Ginter
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for SC Freiburg was Matthias Ginter.
His rating iswith 66 passes (87% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 9.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Bundesliga.