Bundesliga – SC Freiburg at home to Union Berlin

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Sunday at Europa-Park-Stadion, as Freiburg host Union Berlin in the Bundesliga.

Both Freiburg and Union Berlin currently share Champion’s League qualification hopes, as they sit third and second in the Bundesliga, respectively.

SC Freiburg face their opponents with equal points, with both keen to make progress

Freiburg will be full of confidence, going into this fixture on that back of two successive wins against RB Leipzig and FC Köln. They will need this if they are to retain their run.

Also, Freiburg keep finding ways to win, having secured eight victories in their last 14 games is astonishing this season, a form has placed them in clear contention for Champion’s League qualification. Their position is third in the League and they have 27 points, that is, 8W, 3L and 3D having won eight fixtures, drawn three matches, and lost three meetings.

When Freiburg host Union Berlin, they will do so on the back of four wins, one dart, and one losse on their own ground.

Victory for SC Freiburg would take their points tally to 30 so far this season.

Good Attacking Performance

Freiburg will be pleased to have a good goal scoring record so far this season (21). This has been largely down to the key attacking players: Vincenzo Grifo (6), Michael Gregoritsch (5), and Daniel-Kofi Kyereh (2). Freiburg have conceded 16 goals.

Christian Streich could be missing up to four of their players through injury or illness for the game on Sunday.

Union Berlin face his opponents, equal on points, it will likely be a thrilling encounter

Following a 2-2 draw against Augsburg, Union Berlin will be hoping for more.

Also, Union Berlin keep finding ways to win, having secured eight victories in their last 14 meetings is astonishing this season, which is responsible for their Champion’s League qualification position. Now they have 8 matches won, 3 games lost and 3 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in second place, with a total of 27 points having won eight matches, drawn three fixtures, and lost three meetings.

Union Berlin’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Freiburg. In the 7 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won three matches, drawn one game, and lost three games.

Union Berlin will have 30 points if they manage to secure a victory.

Good Attacking Performance

This has been a good season so far for Union Berlin, in terms of goals scored (23). This has been largely down to the key attacking players: Sheraldo Becker (7), Janik Haberer (3), and Jordan Siebatcheu (3). Union Berlin have conceded 16 goals.

Union Berlin are likely to be missing two of their key players when they start Sunday’s game, due to injury and illness.

SC Freiburg v Union Berlin – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels the clubs have already met each other 13 times with the tally being six victories and three draws for Freiburg. In addition, Freiburg recent form against Union Berlin has been outstanding, winning on three out of the last five matches. The last time both teams met in this competition was May 2022 and the score line ended up with a 1-4 away win for The Iron Ones.

Players to watch

For Freiburg, Vincenzo Grifo scoredsix goals in 14 League fixtures this season, while Sheraldo Becker is one of the top performing players after having scoredseven goals in 14 League matches so far for Union Berlin.

Other players of note for Freiburg are Vincenzo Grifo and Michael Gregoritsch with six goals each and for Union Berlin are Janik Haberer and Jordan Siebatcheu with three goals and three goals respectively.