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Bundesliga

Augsburg in dire need of points against Mainz

Rock-bottom FC Augsburg go in search of only their second Bundesliga win of the season when they host 1. FSV Mainz 05 on Saturday (kick-off 15:30CET/14:30GMT).

History

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Top facts

    Augsburg's five-point tally is their lowest ever return after ten matches.20 goals conceded in ten matches is also a new low for Augsburg.Die Fuggerstädter conceded more than four goals in a match for the first time in their Bundesliga history against Borussia Dortmund last time out.Augsburg have lost their last five on the spin, while Mainz have lost four of their last five and their last two in succession.It is two years since Mainz last lost three in a row in the Bundesliga.The 05ers are chasing a fourth win on the bounce over Augsburg.

Possible line-ups:

Augsburg: Hitz - Verhaegh, Callsen-Bracker, Klavan, Max - Baier, Kohr - Koo, Halil Altintop, Esswein - Bobadilla

Mainz: Karius - Brosinski, Bungert, Bell, Bengtsson - Baumgartlinger, Latza - Jairo, Malli, De Blasis - Muto