Missing Players and team news:
Augsburg are likely to be without Iago, Alfred Finnbogason, Fredrik Jensen and Tim Civeja due to injury. Herrlich may look to bring Ruben Vargas back into the starting eleven to provide more attacking thrust. Gladbach, meanwhile, will travel to Augsburg without Christoph Kramer after the midfielder sustained a ligament injury in the recent cup defeat to Dortmund. Jonas Hofmann remains sidelined until the end of the month with a muscular issue, while Famana Quizera has a shoulder problem.