Werder looks to be in short form downgrade, from 3 games without won. Last lost with Hoffenheim 4:0 showed their current form. Today additionally cannot play: Augustinsson, Erras, Plogmann. From the other side Frankfurt is on the long winning path and last won 2:1 with Bayern gave them only more power. Today without any weaknesses they would like to continue winning journey and jump to 3rd table place.
This evening there is a great chance for Lazio to beat Bayern into Europe League. From the host side only Luiz Felipe, Radu and Strakosha are sidelined. Recent form is quite good in Italy league, only lost with Inter. Looking to their opponent, still there is a long list of sidelined players in Bayern squad: Costa, Gnabry, Kouassi, Muller, Nubel, Pavard, Tillman, Tolisso. Their current shape we could see in last lost game against Frankfurt and draw with Arminia.
Brighton looked really solid recently, only lost with Citizens into league and with Leicester into Cups. From the other side opponents are on different position and form, last lost 0:3 with Palace and 2:0 with Leeds are showing their current shape. The reason are serious missing important players: Ferguson, McArthur, Sakho, Schlupp, Tomkins, Wickham, Zaha.
Lyngby is struggling at the moment, last 2 games lost – 0:4 with Broendby and 1:0 with Aarhus. The cause of this situation is Squad of the team and missing a lot of important first team players : Hamalainen, Fosgaard, Nielsen, Jakobsen, Warming. Host are highflying right now, they are during series of 8 games without lost.
After the last event in Europe League Napoli heavily hurt. Lost with Cagliari 2:0 showed their current form and short list of high quality replacements. Coach cannot count on 4 strikers and only Insigne is healthy. In total into guest team won’t play: Demme, Hysaj, Lozano, Manolas, Mertens, Ospina – main goalkeeper, Petagna, Politano.
Hoffenheim 3 days ago were playing with Molde in Europe League ended 3:3. In this gem they will meet with solid opponent Werder Bremen. Both teams in table have 23 points, but couple of previous matches caused hosts heavy injures. During the game with Molde and Borusia couple of main players were injured, so in total now list of sidelined players is really long: Akpoguma, Bicakcic, Geiger, Kramaric, Nordtveit, Posch, Sessegnon, Skov, Vogt
Dijon is during bad period at the moment and series of defeats. In the last game they lost 2:0 with weak opponent, lost due to red card Sammaritano. Today it can be even worst cause in total 5 main players cannot play: Assale, Balde, Benzia, Chafik. Lens is playing well, they are fighting for 5th place in table and promotion to play in Europe League, in this game will not play Traore and Ganago.
Budejovice are highflying at the moment – 7 games without lost, including previous 3 with stronger opponents higher in table. Today only defender Skovajska cannot play due to red card. From the other side Opava last team into table are losing a lot of previous games. They won only with Pribam, one place higher into table. Into this game they cannot count on 8 players : Harazim, Holik, Jurena, Pikul, Rychly, Scudla, Vecerka, Zidek.
Frankfurt is fighting for 4th place into Bundesliga which let them play into Champions League. There is huge pressure in top 4 so each point is really important. Today into full strength they will meet opponent with a lot of players sidelined: Andersson, Bornauw, Hector, Jakobs, Kainz, Wolf.
Sevilla is highflying from 8 games without lost, only Atl. Madrit was a better team. After last won game into cups with Barcelona 2:0 they have huge team spirit and engagement. Hosts are fighting for 3rd place into league with Barcelona so this match is crucial. Today they will meet with struggling red lantern Huesca. Guest additionally cannot count on Mosquera and Valera.