Borrusia Dortmund vs FC Schalke Preview, H2H Stats, Lineup and Tips
After being halted for a while due to COVID, Germany Bundesliga football league is back. One of the most fascinating resumption matches will be second-placed Borussia Dortmund playing FC Schalke on Saturday 16th May. Check out our up to date Borussia Dortmund v FC Schalke 04 h2h statistics, line-ups, team previews, tips and predictions concerning the match. All the match statistics and previews are highlighted by the best expert tipsters around.
Borrusia Dortmund Line-up, Tips, Statistics, and Previews.
Last Bundesliga match played by Borussia Dortmund saw them secure away win past their derby rivals Borussia Monchengladbach. However, Dortmund suffered a blow after they were knocked out of the Champions League by Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday night during a return leg match but cannot afford to dwell on the defeat as they prepare to restart Bundesliga action.
Nevertheless, Dortmund has had 4 wins out of the recent matches they played hence an advantage past their opponents Schalke 04. Recent stats have the following results; a 4-3 loss to Bayer 04 Leverkusen, a comfortable 4-0 win against Eintracht Frankfurt at home, 2 goals to nil against Werder Bremen while away, a narrow 1-0 win against Freiburg and finally a 1-2 win past derby side Borussia Monchengladbach.
The possible lineup for Lucien Favre's side may include; Goalkeeper Roman Burki, Lukasz Piszczek, Mats Hummels, Dan-Axel Zagadou, Achraf Hakimi, Emre Can, Axel Witsel, Raphael Guerreiro, Thorgan Hazard, Erling Braut Haaland, and Jadon Sancho. Julian Brandt may be included as a substitute.
FC Schalke Line-up, Tips, Statistics, and Previews.
6th placed Schalke FC with an accumulative 37 points will be fighting to secure an away win to resume the league on a higher note. David Wagner's side has experienced 2 losses out of the 6 recently played matches with the best being 4 draws. Schalke has been assigned a total of 6.00 odds which makes the seem the underdogs in the match.
Recent statistics for Schalke 04 includes; a barren draw against Hertha BSC, a 1-1 draw against opponents SC Paderborn 07, a goalless draw against FSV Mainz 05, a terrible home loss to RB Leipzig which saw them being defeated 5 goals to nil, 3-0 loss to FC Koln and most recent match, they went a 1-1 draw playing Hoffenheim.
Possible first eleven for Schalke aganist Dortmund may include; Markus Schubert, Timo Becker, Jean-Clair Todibo, Matija Nastasic, Jonjoe Kenny, Alessandro Schopf, Weston McKennie, Bastian Oczipka, Rabbi Matondo, Guido Burgstaller, and Benito Raman.
Head to Head Analysis, Tips and Predictions.
Dortmund has collected a total of 30 points at home while Schalke Fc has managed to collect a total of 16 points on away games since the start of the Bundesliga 2019/2020 season. This makes Borrusia Dortmund the favorite team to win the match with total odds of 1.50 on top bookies. Also, the match will be played at Signal Iduna Park in Dortmund hence an upper hand.
Their h2h matches since 2017 has seen them produce the following results; FC Schalke 0-0 Borussia Dortmund on 26 October 2019, Borussia Dortmund 2-4 FC Schalke on 27 April 2019, FC Schalke 1-2 Borussia Dortmund on 08 December 2018, FC Schalke 2-0 Borussia Dortmund on 15 April 2018, Borussia Dortmund 4-4 FC Schalke on 25 November 2017, and FC Schalke 1-1 Borussia Dortmund on 01 April 2017.
Borrusia Dortmund vs FC Schalke is scheduled to take place on 16. May 2020, 1630hrs. The most guaranteed bet tip for the match will be an Over 1.5 on the total goals scored in the match. Furthermore, Dortmund has higher chances of winning the match thus a home win or draw for Lucien Favre's boys is also a secure prediction. Always play responsibly with available tips and predictions!