Hamburg currently occupy 12th position in the standings, three points above the relegation zone. The hosts of the evening were able to get only one victory in five previous stages, the last ranked on land, Hannover, where were imposed to score no-show. The last two stages for HSV brought two defeats, losing at home in front of Darmstadt, also failing in displacement Signal Iduna Park, where he was beaten by Dortmund 3-0. Bruno Labbadia’s band has a goal rather weak, managed to score only 35 goals this season and is given eight more. After tonight’s game, the last three stages of this season, Hamburg will meet Mainz and Augsburg away, and will receive the visit of Wolfsburg at home.
Werder Bremen made a poor season, being in a delicate situation, currently occupying 16th place, the first may result in the second division of German football. Guests come after that meeting achieved a spectacular victory at home in front of Wolfsburg, where they managed to win 3-2, ending a series of negative four games without success in the Bundesliga. Goal difference “white greens” is not one brilliant offensive is a pretty good one, scoring 42 times this season, but the defensive things are different, receiving no less than 61 goals in 30 stages, with the worst defense in the German championship. It remains to be seen if Werder will be able to ensure another season in the Bundesliga since the last three stages will face teams like Stuttgart, Cologne or Frankfurt.
Drobny – G. Sakai, Djourou, Spahic, Ostrzolek – Kacar, Holtby – N. Müller, Hunt, Ilicevic – Lasogga
• Werder Bremen
Wiedwald – Gebre Selassie, Vestergaard, Djilobodji, Sternberg – Fritz, Grillitsch – S. Yatabaré, Bartels – Junuzovic – Pizarro