FC Schalke 04 vs Borussia Monchengladbach

Schalke 04 go up against B. M’gladbach at VELTINS-Arena on Saturday in the 1. Bundesliga. Schalke 04 lie 18th in the table on 10 points from 25 matches. 23 points ahead following the first 25 matches B. M’gladbach find themselves in 10th place.

FC Schalke 04 vs Borussia Monchengladbach Betting Tips & Predictions

FC Schalke 04 vs Borussia Monchengladbach

B. M’gladbach have been left reeling after 4 straight defeats in the 1. Bundesliga. Their upcoming clash with Schalke 04 presents them with an opportunity to get back to winning ways though.

Stats and facts for Schalke 04 and B. M’gladbach.

  • teamlogoSchalke 04 did not win the last 10 matches in a row;
  • teamlogoSchalke 04 did not win the last 5 matches in a row at home;
  • teamlogoSchalke 04 has lost in the last 4 of 5 matches at home;
  • teamlogoSchalke 04 conceded in the last 8 of 10 matches.
  • teamlogoB. M’gladbach has lost the last 4 matches in a row;
  • teamlogoB. M’gladbach did not win the last 7 matches in a row;
  • teamlogoB. M’gladbach did not win the last 5 matches in a row when playing away;
  • teamlogoB. M’gladbach has lost in the last 5 of 6 matches.

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Form Schalke 04 vs B. M’gladbach

The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.

Schalke 04 continue to look blunt.

The mood around Schalke 04 is pretty low right since a win has proven hard to come by in recent weeks. In their previous 3 matches Schalke 04 were outplayed by VfB Stuttgart in a 5-1 defeat and went on to a 0-0 draw with Mainz 05. Their latest match served up a 5-0 defeat against Wolfsburg.

Schalke 04 in serious trouble

It is a miserable time for Freiburg right now with 4 defeats from their last 6 matches to show for their, admittedly, measly efforts. In their last 3 matches B. M’gladbach was defeated 1-0 by Bayer Leverkusen, followed by a 3-1 defeat against Augsburg. Their most recent match brought a 2-0 defeat against Manchester City in the Champions League.

In a match between two sides performing almost identical in recent weeks, we still favor B. M’gladbach to first make a breakthrough.

Schalke 04 v B. M’gladbach Fixture History

The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights that are worth considering before placing a bet on the upcoming game.

Schalke 04 were left emptyhanded, when B. M’gladbach handed them a 4-1 defeat in their last 1. Bundesliga encounter. The former did win the reverse match though, as they secured 3 points to their name by claiming a 2-0 win. With just 5 of their previous 10 matches going over 2.5 goals, the value bet could be going for under 2.5 goals. Schalke 04 enter the match against B. M’gladbach with a 3-3-4 record in their previous 10 encounters in the 1. Bundesliga.

Current standings

Schalke 04 lie 18th in the table on 10 points after 25 games. 23 points ahead after 25 games B. M’gladbach find themselves in 10th place.

Full Time Betting

According to the bookmakers B. M’gladbach are favorites to win. A bet on a win for B. M’gladbach will get you odds 1.44, meaning the bookies predict they are in with a 69% chance of beating Schalke 04. If you want to bet your money on Schalke 04 the best odds are 7.50. Schalke 04 won just 1 of their last 10 home league games, while B. M’gladbach won 2 of their last 10 away league games.

BTTS

The chance of both teams to score (BTTS) in this match is as high as 58%, judging by the odds on offer with the bookmakers. This equals a decent payout of odds 1.73 if you wish to place a bet on BTTS. Accordingly betting on a “NO” in the BTTS market pays out at odds 2.05. The last 10 home league games for Schalke 04 averaged 2.6 goals per game with BTTS paying out 1 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for B. M’gladbach the average total goals were 3.8 with 8 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.

Over/Under Betting

The chance of this match going over 2.5 goals is as high as 63% judging by the odds on offer with the bookmakers. This amounts to a payout of odds 1.60 if you wish to place a bet on OVER 2.5 goals. Accordingly, betting on under 2.5 goals pays out at odds 2.45. Schalke 04’s last 10 home league games saw an average of 2.6 goals per match. 6 of Schalke 04’s last 10 home matches had over 2.5 goals. B. M’gladbach’s last 10 away league games averaged 3.8 goals per game. 6 of B. M’gladbach’s last 10 away matches went over 2.5 goals.

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