German Bundesliga side Hoffenheim and heavyweights Bayern Munich clash in matchday 18 of the German top division both sides keen to bag the maximum points an encounter that could go either way.
Hoffenheim will be counting on their native home support to get the job done and down the resurging Bayern Munich side in what will prove to be a difficult task.
Hoffenheim head into the match hoping to bounce back from their disappointing 3-2 defeat to Anderlecht in a club friendly encounter and down the visiting German giants.
The home side is currently in deep form heading into the match managing a single win, suffered one defeat and registered three draws in their last five matches heading into the match.
The hosts currently lie 7th in the Bundesliga standings with 25 points from 17 matches played and a win in the coming clash could see them rise up to 5th in the Bundesliga table standings.
Bayern Munich travels to visit Hoffenheim hoping to bag the crucial three points in a hostile environment in an encounter that is heavily anticipated.
The Bavarians head into the match by their 3-0 away win over Eintracht Frankfurt in their last Bundesliga encounter and down the unpredictable Hoffenheim side.
Niko Kovac charges head into the match in ruthless form winning four of their last five matches save for one draw and more of the same will please their manager.
The visitors currently lie 2nd in the Bundesliga standings with 36 points from 17 matches played and a win in the coming clash will see them close a three-point gap between them.
Bayern Munich will be counting on inform polish hitman Robert Lewandoski to fire them past their visitors.
Head to Head
Bayern Munich has won two while Hoffenheim had won one of the last three matches between the two sides.