Here is our Werder Bremen vs SC Freiburg preview, with teams news, form and of course, our expert analysis.

SC Freiburg travel to Werder Bremen for a Bundesliga clash on Saturday. With eight games played Bremen are currently comfortable in 9th only 2 points and goal difference away from 4th. Freiburg sit in 17th, already 4 points away from safety. Both teams will be looking to this game to end their bad form and provide them with a win.

Recent Form

In their last 5 matches (in all competitions) both teams have achieve 1 win, 2 draws and 2 losses however Bremen’s points have been picked up in their last 3 games where as Freiburg have picked up 1 point in their last 3. It is worth noting that Freiburg is currently playing in the Europa League having finished 5th in the previous season.

Head to Head

In their last 5 games against each other Bremen have the upper hand, having won 3 (60%), drawn 1 (20%) and lost 1 (20%). Although Freiburg have the most recent victory having won 3-2 away from home. This fixture looks to be very healthy in the form of goals as spectators have seen 24 in the 5 games (4.8 goals per game).

Goals Conceded

Bremen have conceded 12 goals ( 1.4 goals per game), whereas Freiburg have conceded 18 (2.3 goals per game). The teams have both scored 9 goals.

Team News

Bremen have one of the largest injury lists in the league with the likes of Eljero Elia and Franco Di Santo out injured. The team will be looking to their top scorer Nils Petersen who has currently scored 5 so far.

Freiburg are currently without Hendrick Zuck, one of their top scorers, however he may be back in time for the game on Saturday.

Conclusion

As the stats suggest this game is likely to involve lots of goals as both will be fighting for the win. The Bundesliga always provides high quality games and this one should be no different. However after weighing things up, we have to call this as a very likely stalemate.  So a draw for us, but do let us know what you think.