VENUE: ESPRIT arena
Fortuna Dusseldorf entertains Union Berlin in match day five of the German Bundesliga 2 both sides keen to land the maximum points in what is expected to be a tight contest.
The hosts buoyed by their 7-2 away drubbing of Meerbusch would be targeting to deliver more of the same against Union in front of their demanding home support.
Fortuna are currently in ruthless form coming into the match having won all their last five matches in a row.Funkel charges currently lead the Bundesliga 2 standings with ten points from four matches and nothing else but a win will be sights for them.
Union Berlin travel to face Fortuna hoping to grab three vital points on what will be a very nervy trip.
The visitors would be hoping to put behind their 1-1 frustrating home draw to Arminia Bielefid in their last match to get a result from the match.
The visitors are in decent form coming into the match managing three wins and registered two draws coming into the match.Keller would urge his charges who sit fourth in the Bundesliga 2 with eight points from four matches to keep things tight at the back and to be sharp in front of the goal to emerge victors in the upcoming clash.
Fortuna has won two, Union has won one and two draws have been registered in the five matches between the two sides.
Fortuna Dusseldorf probable line-up- Rensing, Hoffman, Ayhan, Schmitz, Bodzek, Neuhaus, Sobottka, Fink, Lovren, Kujovic, Hennings
Union Berlin probable line-up- Jensen, Trimmel, Leistner, Maloney, Pedersen, Hartel, Redondo, Kroos, Kreilach, Polter, Hedlund
Last 5 matches: DUSSELDORF
|Last matches: DUSSELDORF|
|30.08.17||CF||Meerbusch||Dusseldorf||2 : 7|
|27.08.17||2BUN||Sandhausen||Dusseldorf||1 : 2|
|19.08.17||2BUN||Dusseldorf||Kaiserslautern||2 : 0|
|12.08.17||POK||Arminia Bielefeld||Dusseldorf||1 : 3|
(1 : 1)
|06.08.17||2BUN||Aue||Dusseldorf||0 : 2|
Last 5 matches: UNION BERLIN
|Last matches: UNION BERLIN|
|27.08.17||2BUN||Union Berlin||Arminia Bielefeld||1 : 1|
|20.08.17||2BUN||Nurnberg||Union Berlin||2 : 2|
|13.08.17||POK||Saarbrucken||Union Berlin||1 : 2|
(1 : 1)
|04.08.17||2BUN||Union Berlin||Holstein Kiel||4 : 3|
|29.07.17||2BUN||Ingolstadt||Union Berlin||0 : 1|
Head-to-head matches: DUSSELDORF – UNION BERLIN
|Head-to-head matches: DUSSELDORF – UNION BERLIN|
|09.04.17||2BUN||Dusseldorf||Union Berlin||2 : 2|
|29.10.16||2BUN||Union Berlin||Dusseldorf||0 : 1|
|12.12.15||2BUN||Dusseldorf||Union Berlin||0 : 3|
|26.07.15||2BUN||Union Berlin||Dusseldorf||1 : 1|
|19.12.14||2BUN||Dusseldorf||Union Berlin||1 : 0|
Fortuna to win