- Hazard expected to return for Gladbach.
- Foals winger Traore a doubt following injury midweek.
- Chile international Vargas pushing for a place in Hoffenheim side.
Official Fantasy Bundesliga Managers take note: bundesliga.com is on hand to provide likely line-ups as well as injury and suspension news ahead of Matchday 12.
Belgium international Thorgan Hazard is expected to return in attack after missing Borussia Mönchengladbach’s 1-1 draw with Manchester City FC in the UEFA Champions League due to personal reasons. Guinea international winger Ibrahima Traore is a doubt after picking up a knock in midweek, but influential midfielder Christoph Kramer is available again following suspension.
Watch: Highlights of Gladbach's Matchday 11 Rhine derby defeat to Köln:
Hoffenheim will be without defender Kevin Vogt, who suffered an adductor injury in the 2-2 draw with Hamburger SV last weekend. Ermin Bicakcic was his replacement on Matchday 11, but Fabian Schär is another viable alternative at Julian Nagelsmann’s disposal. Forwards Mark Uth and Eduardo Vargas are also pushing for a starting berth, with Andrej Kramaric having failed to score in his last four outings.
Watch: Highlights Hoffenheim's 2-2 draw with Hamburg on Matchday 11:
Gladbach possible line-up: Sommer - Elvedi, Christensen, Vestergaard - Kramer, Strobl - Johnosn, Wendt - Stingl - Hazard, Raffael
Absentees: Dominguez (recovery work), Herrmann (ankle), Schulz (hip), Drmic (recovery work)
Coach: Andre Schubert
Hoffenheim possible line-up: Baumann - Süle, Bicakcic, Hübner - Kaderabek, Zuber - Rudy - Demirnay, Amiri - Wagner, Kramaric
Absentees: Schwegler (knee), Vogt (adductor)
Coach: Julian Nagelsmann
Gladbach host Hoffenheim at BORUSSIA-PARK, with the game kicking off at 15:30CET/14:30GMT on 26 November.