Relegation fight injury updates: Köln without their captain, Hertha prepare to opt for youth

Pal Dardai. Friedhelm Funkel’s FC Köln can rely on the services of striker Sebastian Andersson in their must-win basement duel with Hertha BSC on Saturday, but are at risk of being without captain Jonas Hector after the veteran couldn’t complete the final Friday training session. 

Meanwhile, the injured list of their capital city hosts grows even longer. Jessic Ngankam is a sudden doubt with knee problems.