Hoffenheim have lost just one of their five Bundesliga home games against Nürnberg (W2 D2) – a 3-2 defeat in April 2012. TSG have found the net in all five of those matches, scoring 10 goals in total.
FC Nürnberg have scored at least one goal in each of their last six BL meetings with Hoffenheim (15 in total). FCN only netted twice in their first five top-flight clashes with TSG (failed to score in 3 games).
Hoffenheim lost from a winning position for the first time this Bundesliga campaign in their 3-2 defeat in Frankfurt on matchday 24 – no other BL team has dropped as many points after taking the lead this season as TSG (19).
Hoffenheim have scored 47 goals across the opening 24 matchdays – the last time they had more at this stage was in 2013-14 (52). TSG have also failed to score in just one of their 24 BL games, a record bettered only by Bremen (0).
Nuremberg: Mathenia – Valentini, Mühl, Ewerton, Leibold – Kubo, Löwen, Petrak, Behrens (c), Kerk – Ishak
Hoffenheim: Baumann – Kaderabek, Vogt (c), Posch, Schulz – Amiri, Grillitsch, Bittencourt – Kramaric – Belfodil, Joelinton