Cologne – FC Ingolstadt 04 have won all three away games since promotion to the top flight and are yet to even concede a goal on the road. Will 1.FC Köln, who have not lost a home game this year, bring that run to an end on Friday? (kick-off 20:30CEST/18:30GMT)
- Ingolstadt have picked up just a point at home, but nine on the road. They are the only newly-promoted club in Bundesliga history to have won their opening three away matches.
- Ingolstadt are yet to concede a goal away from home this season.
- Cologne have not lost at the RheinEnergieStadion in 2015.
- Cologne striker Anthony Modeste has scored more goals (four) this season than the whole Ingolstadt squad (three).
- Cologne's midweek defeat in Berlin is the only game this season in which they have failed to find the net. Last season, they did not score in 15 matches.
Cologne: Horn – Olkowski, Sörensen, Heintz, Hector – Risse, Lehmann, Gerhardt, Bittencourt – Osako, Modeste
Absentees: Mavraj (knee), Vogt (concussion/broken nose)
Ingolstadt: Özcan – Levels, Matip, Bregerie, Suttner – Gross, Roger, Morales – Lex, Hinterseer, Leckie
Absentees: Danilo (toe), Cohen (knee), Ortag, Multhaup