Weserstadion in Bremen will be the venue of the play-off meeting between the teams that finished 16th in the Bundesliga and 3rd in the second tier in Germany. The game between Werder and Heidenheim will be held on Thursday and the winner will compete with Germany’s best next season, while the losers will spend the next term in 2nd Bundesliga.
Werder Bremen vs Heidenheim Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Werder Bremen||Win||1 W/ 0 D/ 1 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
|Heidenheim||Loss||1 W/ 0 D/ 1 L||0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
Last game between the teams: 30.10.2019 DFB Pokal: Werder Bremen – Heidenheim 4:1; Milot Rashica 6’, Leonardo Bittencourt 11’, Davy Klaassen 18’, Marco Friedl 40’; Marc Schnatterer 45’(penalty)
Last game at this venue: 30.10.2019 DFB Pokal: Werder Bremen – Heidenheim 4:1; Milot Rashica 6’, Leonardo Bittencourt 11’, Davy Klaassen 18’, Marco Friedl 40’; Marc Schnatterer 45’(penalty)
Worth mentioning: The two teams have met just two times in this century, both time in DFB Pokal matches. The first encounter dates back to 2011, when Heidenheim prevail with a 2:1 score and eliminate Werder at the last-64 stage of the competition. The second H2H clash took place in Bremen in October 2019 when the teams met again, this time at the last-32 stage. Werder convicingly won with a 4:1 score, with all goals scored inside the first period.
Werder Bremen vs Heidenheim Stats
|As of 30.06||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Werder Bremen||Win||4 W/ 1 D/ 5 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
|Heidenheim||Loss||5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L||0 W/ 2 D/ 3 L|
Last game Werder Bremen: 27.06.2020 Bundesliga: Werder Bremen – FC Koln 6:1; Yuya Osako 22’, 58’, Milot Rashica 27’, Niclas Fullkrug 29’, Davy Klaassen 55’, Joshua Sargent 68’; Dominic Drexler 62’
Top performers Werder Bremen: Milot Rashica 8 goals 5 assists, Yuya Osako 8 goals 2 assists, Davy Klaassen 7 goals 5 assists.
Next game Werder Bremen: 06.07.2020 Bundesliga Relegation Play-offs: Heidenheim – Werder Bremen
Last game Heidenheim: 28.06.2020 2Bundesliga: Arminia Bielefeld – Heidenheim 3:0; Fabia Klos 14’, Andreas Voglsammer 17’, Jonathan Clauss 53’
Top performers Heidenheim: Tim Kleindienst 14 goals 4 assists, Robert Leipertz 7 goals 2 assists, Stefan Schimmer 6 goals 1 assist.
Next game Heidenheim: 06.07.2020 Bundesliga Relegation Play-offs: Heidenheim – Werder Bremen
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Werder Bremen trashed FC Koln with 6:1 in the last round of the Bundesliga and earned the right to participate in this play-off. The two last Werder games were won by the home sides, but prior to that there was a nine match streak, where the hosts failed to win a single encounter. Three of Werder’s last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, and each of the same also saw both involved teams to score.
Heidenheim lost heavily their last game in 2 Bundesliga, going 3:0 down away at Arminia Bielefeld. The team finished in 3rd position in the second tier, thus earning the right to participate in this play-off meeting. None of the team’s last eleven matches was won by the visiting sides, with nine ending in home victories and two finishing in draws. All but one of Heidenheim’s last five outings featured over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals at both ends.
Werder Bremen vs Heidenheim News
Missing players Werder Bremen: Kevin Vogt is suspended. Sebastian Langkamp and Kevin Mohwald are injured.
Missing players Heidenheim: Maximilian Thiel is injured. Arne Feick is doubtful.
Werder Bremen vs Heidenheim Predictions
Werder Bremen to win – 1.50 @ bet365