Augsburg come into the game on the back of a 2-0 defeat away to Bayern Munich which extended their winless run to five consecutive league games. Bayer Leverkusen tactician Heiko Herrlich, will take charge of the side who are currently just five points clear of the relegation zone – up the table and to safety.
Wolfsburg have scored 10 goals across their previous five Bundesliga games, while the 0-0 draw with RB Leipzig on Matchday 25 means they are unbeaten in six in the league.
Augsburg: Luthe – Framberger, Gouweleeuw, Jedvaj, Max – Richter, Khedira, Baier (c), Vargas – Finnbogason, Niederlechner
Wolfsburg: Casteels (c) – Mbabu, Knoche, Brooks, Roussillon – Steffen, Schlager, Arnold – Mehmedi, Ginczek, Brekalo
- Augsburg have lost four of their last five Bundesliga matches.
- Augsburg’s Philipp Max, has scored and assisted once in his last eight appearances.
- Wolfsburg recorded the biggest win of their Bundesliga history against Augsburg on the final day of last season (8-1).
- They had won only two of 12 league matches, before stringing together a six-match unbeaten run.