Werder Bremen vs Hamburg prediction, preview, team news and more
Werder Bremen face Hamburg on Matchday 7 of the Bundesliga on Saturday.
Werder Bremen are third in the 2. Bundesliga table with 11 points from six matches played. They have recorded a record of three wins, two draws and one loss so far.
Bremen played their last game against Ingolstadt, winning the contest 3-0. Nico Antoniesch, Mitchell Weiser and Marvin Ducksch put their names on the visitors’ scoresheet.
Meanwhile, Hamburg come off a 2-1 victory over SV Sandhausen. David Kinsombi opened the scoring late in the second half, but the strike was undone by a goal from Janik Bachmann in the 87th minute. However, Hamburg had the last laugh, as Moritz Heyer scored the winner with practically the last kick of the match.
Werder Bremen vs Hamburg Head to Head
Werder Bremen and Hamburg have played 42 games against each other so far. Bremen have won 21 matches, while Hamburg have won 12 times. Nine matches ended in draws.
Fitness guide Werder Bremen (all competitions): WWDLW
Hamburg fitness guide (all competitions): WDDLD
Werder Bremen vs Hamburg Team News
Leonardo Bittencourt is absent with a medial collateral ligament injury, while Felix Agu, Erik Dincki and Oscar Schonfelder have been sidelined with muscle issues.
Injured: Leonardo Bittencourt, Felix Agu, Erik Dincki and Oscar Schonfelder
Stephan Ambrosius will not be available due to a ruptured cruciate ligaments, while Josha Vagnoman is absent with a torn tendon. Tom Mickel continues to recover from acromioclavicular separation.
Injured: Stephan Ambrosius, Josha Vagnoman and Tom Mickel
Werder Bremen vs Hamburg Predicts XI
Werder Bremen predicted XI (4-3-3): Michael Zetterer; Omer Toprak, Anthony Jung, Milos Veljkovic, Marco Friedl; Christian Gross, Nicolai Rapp, Niklas Schmidt; Romano Schmid, Niclas Fullkrug, Ducksch.
Hamburg predicted XI (4-3-3): Daniel Fernandes; Tim Leibold, Sebastian Schonlau, Jonas David, Jan Gyamerah; Moritz Heyer, Jonas Meffert, Ludovit Reis; Sonny Kittel, Boulangerie Jatta, Robert Glatzel.
Werder Bremen vs Hamburg Prediction
Werder Bremen’s push for elite promotion continues and they should be able to add three more points to their tally as Hamburg is expected to offer little resistance on Saturday. The Bremen offensive is in full swing and Hamburg has a difficult task.
We expect Werder Bremen to win this game comfortably.
Prediction: Werder Bremen 2-0 Hamburg
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