Unbeaten against Darmstadt
FC Bayern and Darmstadt 98 have met each other seven times in competitive matches with the record champions unbeaten to date. The last six matches all ended in wins with the first fixture ending in a 1-1 draw in November 1978. fcbayern.com brings you stats and facts on the Darmstadt game.
First against last
SV Darmstadt 98 of played top team in the Bundesliga seven times and have yet to register a victory (three draws, four defeats). Three of these four defeats were against FCB who have left the pitch as winners 12 times in the last 15 games against the side of the bottom of the table (plus three draws).
Darmstadt get results at home
Bottom-of-the-table Darmstadt have picked up eight points from the 14 games to date this term with the Lilies collecting all eight in front of their own fans. However, Darmstadt 98 have yet to earn a point at home to FCB (three matches, three defeats, two goals for and eight against).
Dankert the man with the whistle
Sunday's game at SV Darmstadt 98 will be refereed by Bastian Dankert. For the 36-year-old sports scientist from Rostock will be the second time in the current campaign he has officiated at an FC Bayern match. The last time was an away game at Eintracht Frankfurt (2-2). His assistants are Rene Rohde and Markus Häcker, and the fourth official is Patrick Alt.