On Baumann’s anniversary: ​​Hoffenheim and Freiburg play 0-0

At the tip of the seventh match day, TSG Hoffenheim met SC Freiburg. A sport by which neither workforce was capable of achieve a decisive benefit ended up being a performance-based draw.

Couldn’t take decisive methods: Daniel-Koffi Kyreh and Andrzej Krameric.

Hoffenheim coach Andre Breitenreiter noticed little cause for modifications after the 4-1 win over Mainz, solely to get replaced by the injured Skov (thigh harm) Angelino. Even at Christian Streich’s Freiburg, the newest outcomes gave no cause for change, with the coach counting on the identical beginning eleven for the third consecutive time after a 3-0 win over Olympiakos Piraeus within the Europa League.

Freiburg took management of the sport from the beginning and discovered targets by Gregorisch and Doan. TSG, then again, relied on a well-established protection and hoped for fast counter-attacks. Exactly certainly one of these gives the sport’s first main alternative. After Krameric’s cross, Prommel obtained the velocity benefit over Höfler, shot from the opponent’s half and shot from about 13 meters – Flecken, nevertheless, was alert and made a powerful save (11′).

Goalkeepers are largely unemployed

Doan had the primary harmful shot for the guests, but additionally obtained his grasp from an acute angle (sixteenth) previous the opposition goalkeeper. Both groups scored extra targets within the following minutes, however no targets had been scored. Things calmed down within the second half of the primary half in opposition to each targets. Hoffenheim continued to depend on their counter-attack, Freiburg related on the sting of the penalty space, however then missed the ultimate cross. Bowman had only one intervention within the first half (16′), whereas Fleck made two saves (11′, 20′).

A distinct image emerged within the second spherical. Hoffenheim instantly took the sport into their very own arms, pushed Freiburg into their very own half and had the primary harmful shot simply after the twentieth minute: Angelino drew an extended ball into the trail of Baumgartner, who took the ball straight down the center and simply missed (forty sixth).

TSG come out sturdy from the break however miss the golden objective

After a sleepy early part, Freiburgers slowly discovered their method again into the encounter and had been capable of make themselves a menace once more after Krameric’s end (56th). First Gunter tries from distance (58′), then Eggstein narrowly misses from 16 meters (60′). As within the first spherical, nevertheless, it was hardly ever harmful, with each groups evenly matched for probably the most half.

At the tip of Oliver Baumann’s four-hundredth Bundesliga sport, there was a performance-related draw that pushed TSG into fourth place with 13 factors behind FC Bayern Munich. Freiburg has yet another level and is in third place.

Targets and playing cards

TSG Hoffenheim


SC Freiburg


The referee workforce

Game info

Stadium PreZero Arena
Spectators 24,233 has been stored

After the worldwide break, Hoffenheim will go to Hertha on Sunday (3:30 pm). Freiburg meet Mainz on Saturday (3.30 pm).

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