Bundesliga – Match-day 4: SC Freiburg v Bochum

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Friday Bundesliga action from Europa-Park-Stadion, as Freiburg take on Bochum.

This clash sees eighteenth play fifth, as struggling Bochum visit Europa-Park-Stadion to face Freiburg.

SC Freiburg’s campaign so far has seen them accrue six points this season

Is this to be the game where Freiburg to put a halt to their recent record of poor results? They go into this fixture on the back of two recent defeats to Stuttgart and Borussia Dortmund.

Also, Freiburg keep finding ways to win, having secured two victories in their last three meetings is astonishing this season. With six points, they currently sit fifth in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 2 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws having won two games and lost one game.

When Freiburg host Bochum, they will do so on the back of one defeats on their own ground.

A victory for SC Freiburg would put them on 9 points.

Good Attacking Performance

Freiburg will be pleased to have a good goal scoring record so far this season (6). This is largely down to the efforts of their stand-out attackers – Vincenzo Grifo (2), Michael Gregoritsch (2), and Matthias Ginter (1). Freiburg have conceded three goals.

Freiburg are no strangers this season to illness and injury and Christian Streich is concerned that Friday’s fixture could see him without five of his key players.

Bochum under pressure for a result as they go to fancied SC Freiburg on Friday

Only a positive result will be acceptable for Thomas Reis’ men, following their recent home defeat at the hands of Bayern Munich in their last match.

Also, Bochum have a huge task to over-turn their rivals in this fixture, having already lost three fixtures this season. With an eighteenth position in the league and 0 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, they currently have no points in the League having lost three fixtures.

Bochum have lost one game of their one League matches playing away this season.

Bochum’s squad has depth, but even so, Thomas Reis is likely to be missing five of they key players when they start Friday’s game.

SC Freiburg v Bochum – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels both teams have recorded an equal number of wins over the other in their last 22 games. Further, Bochum have left Freiburg with a win on three out of four games. In their most recent meeting of this fixture was April 2022 and the score line ended up with a 3-0 win for SC Freiburg.

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