Record from the VfB view-point:
Total: 93 games, 37 wins, 28 draws, 28 defeats, 153:123 goal-difference
Home: 46 games, 23 wins, 10 draws, 13 defeats, 97:50 goal-difference
Away: 47 games, 14 wins, 18 draws, 15 defeats, 56:73 goal-difference
In Benjamin Pavard, Matthias Ginter and Jannik Vestergaard, there will potentially be three of only six outfield Bundesliga players in action who have not missed a single minute of this season thus far.
In December 2009, Holger Badstuber scored his first ever Bundesliga goal against Borussia Mönchengladbach.
Ron-Robert Zieler and Lars Stindl are old acquaintances. Both played together at Hannover 96 between 2010 and 2015.
VfB have won a total of four home games in their Bundesliga history with a score-line of 7-0 – the club’s highest home win in the Bundesliga to date. Amongst others, the Cannstatt Boys achieved the feat on September 18th, 2010.
The first Bundesliga clash between the Wasenelf and Borussia Mönchengladbach took place on April 2nd, 1966 and ended in an emphatic 5-0 victory for the Cannstatt Boys.