On Friday in the German Bundesliga starts another, 17th in a row, the tour. Open it will be a duel in Mönchengladbach, where the local "Borussia" will try to beat "Hamburg" The "Borussia" in the last rounds of the case clearly did not work out. After a good November stretch - three wins and a draw, with the onset of winter "stallions" fell into a hibernation. Wards Dieter Hecking in the previous three rounds scored just one point. Just at home I managed to play a draw with "Schalke" 1: 1. At the same time, away matches were lost to "Wolfsburg" 0: 3 and "Freiburg" 0: 1. At home recently "stallions" also won not often. In the four previous matches in the home arena, managed to overcome only "Bavaria" 2: 1.
"Hamburg" is now among the outsiders of the Bundesliga. The team takes 16th place in the standings, ahead of one point of the penultimate "Werder Bremen". In the four previous rounds, the "dinosaurs" lost only to Eintracht 1: 2, but they beat Hoffenheim 3-0, and earned points in fights against Freiburg and Wolfsburg, both of which ended in a 0-0 draw. The game on the road is the weak side of Hamburg. The team lost five of the six previous meetings, conceding at least two goals per match.