Schalke 04 (@3.1) vs Dortmund (@2.15)
26-10-2019

Our Prediction:

Dortmund will win

Schalke 04 – Dortmund Match Prediction | 26-10-2019 09:30

Seeing that Schalke 04 are not regarded as good travelers, we believe that there is a big value in betting on Lucien Favres troops, who are determined to put an end to Bayern Munchens dominance in the German top flight. Die Knappen, on the other hand, experienced all sorts of problems at the back in a 5-2 loss to Hoffenheim, but they are on the right track to secure yet another Bundesliga survival.

By clicking on the team names you can examine the teams on their actual form in particular. The match preview to the football match BORUSSIA DORTMUND vs SCHALKE 04 in the Bundesliga of Germany compares both teams and includes match predictions the latest matches of the teams, the match facts, head to head (h2h), goal statistics, table standings, match strengths and at least a computer calculated match prediction. These facts should all be considered to place a successful bet on this match.

There is no big value in betting on the away team. Huub Stevens troops registered only one victory in previous eight away games in the Bundesliga. Schalke 04 suffered a 5-2 loss to Hoffenheim on home soil in their last league match. Schalke 04 recorded their last win at Signal-Iduna-Park back in 2012. The away side are on a four-game winless run in the German elite division. The visitors must be low on confidence ahead of Saturdays game.

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Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke 04 predictions ahead of the local derby at Signal-Iduna-Park this Saturday. The home side aim to stay in the race for the Bundesliga title. The away team want to escape the danger zone. Read this football prediction and betting preview and find out more about one of the biggest derbies in Germany. An interesting game is on the cards in the Ruhr derby.

Both teams created chances during the first half, but wayward finishing at both ends meant the pair went in level at the break. The hosts started the second half the brighter of the two clubs and took the lead shortly before the hour mark when former Leicester City striker Kramari scored a penalty. Last weekend Hoffenheim had the home advantage against Schalke in what turned out to be a very close and competitive match.

Reus opened the scoring for Dortmund at home to Freiburg courtesy of a fortieth minute penalty, and the hosts were good money for their half time lead after outplaying their guests in every department. The hosts continued the dominate the match in the second half, but that all important second goal continued to evade them. Alccer was introduced into the game in the seventieth minute and it was the Spaniard that wrapped up all three points for Dortmund when he made it 2-0 in stoppage time.

Schalke responded to going behind by making two substitutes in the seventieth minute and three minutes later the visitors levelled the scores with a penalty of their own which former Tottenham midfielder Bentaleb dispatched with aplomb. The visitors ended the match with 52% of the overall possession, but Hoffenheim had two more shots during the ninety minutes and a draw was probably a fair result on a day when both teams let themselves down in the final third.

Reason For Schalke vs Borussia Dortmund Betting Tips

Borussia Dortmund come into the Revierderby at home to rivals Schalke as the bookies favourites at 8/15. However, we feel the visitors are the better bet here for a handful of reasons: at odds of 8/5 on draw of Schalke double chance, Schalkes historicalrecord away to Dortmund alone is enough to make this a profitable bet Schalke have won or drawn in 24 of the 44 matches played in Dortmund (55%). Over the last three Bundesliga match-days, Schalke are the third most inform side (W2 D1) and they lead the charges with most goals scored over the same period (eight).

The Millionaires are after their fifth consecutive win at home ground. The home side are seen as hot favourites to win Saturdays football match. Marco Reus and his teammates are breathing down Bayern Munchens neck. Betting odds are low for Borussia Dortmund to win. The home team are brimming with confidence ahead of the Ruhr derby. This has to go down as yet another must-win game for the home team.

Schalke 04 is ranked on the 10th place in the standings with 43 points, 45 goals scored and 40 goals received in the last 34 leagueevents. They have failed to win 13 of their last 34 matches in Bundesliga.In their last match they draw against Ingolstadt. Schalke 04 lost only one match from the previous 5 played before this event with Dortmund.The attacking skills of Schalke 04 are not good.

Die Knappen, on the other hand, experienced all sorts of problems at the back in a 5-2 loss to Hoffenheim, but they are on the right track to secure yet another Bundesliga survival. Seeing that Schalke 04 are not regarded as good travelers, we believe that there is a big value in betting on Lucien Favres troops, who are determined to put an end to Bayern Munchens dominance in the German top flight.