The facts and stats on the Wolves’ home clash with Augsburg.
The Wolves are back in Bundesliga action on Sunday 4 October (15:30 CEST), as Oliver Glasner’s side host second-placed FC Augsburg on Matchday 3.
Facts & figures:
VfL are unbeaten in their last five meetings with Augsburg, winning three and drawing two. FCA’s last success in this fixture came in November 2017 with a 2-1 win at home.
Augsburg’s 8-1 drubbing at the Volkswagen Arena on the final day of the 2018/19 season was their heaviest Bundesliga defeat, and VfL’s biggest win in the top flight.
VfL (two draws) and FCA (two wins) are among the eight sides still unbeaten in the new Bundesliga campaign, along with Freiburg, Hoffenheim, Eintracht Frankfurt, RB Leipzig, Arminia Bielefeld und Bayer Leverkusen.
It’s the third Bundesliga season in a row in which the Green-and-Whites have avoided defeat in their opening two matches, although they had six points at this stage in 2018/19 and 2019/20 compared to two now.
Augsburg have won their opening two Bundesliga games for the first time.
Those two victories have taken the Bavarians to second place in the table, their highest ever position in the Bundesliga. Their previous best was third place after Matchday 14 of the 2014/15 campaign.