Schalke 04 welcome Augsburg for a clash in the 1. Bundesliga at VELTINS-Arena on Sunday. Schalke 04 lie 18th in the table on 10 points after 27 matches. 22 points ahead after 27 games, Augsburg find themselves in 11th place.
Four straight defeats have put a serious dampener on the mood around Schalke 04. They could be in for another rout against Augsburg.
Stats and facts for Schalke 04 and Augsburg.
- Schalke 04 has lost the last 3 matches in a row;
- Schalke 04 did not win the last 12 matches in a row;
- Schalke 04 did not win the last 6 matches in a row at home;
- Schalke 04 has lost in the last 5 of 6 matches.
- Augsburg has lost in the last 5 of 6 matches when playing away;
- Augsburg conceded in the last 13 of 15 matches;
- Augsburg scored in the last 8 of 10 matches;
- Both teams scored in Augsburg’s last 5 of 7 matches.
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Form Schalke 04 vs Augsburg
The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
Schalke 04 desperate for points.
The mood could be better in the Schalke 04 camp after 3 defeats in recent games. In their last 3 matches, Schalke 04 were humiliated by Wolfsburg in a 5-0 defeat, followed by a 3-0 defeat against B. M’gladbach. Their most recent match brought a 2-1 defeat against Bayer Leverkusen.
Schalke 04 in serious trouble
Augsburg looks to extend its current momentum with another positive result. In their last 3 matches, Augsburg got a 3-1 win against B. M’gladbach, followed by a 2-0 defeat against Freiburg. Their most recent match brought a 2-1 win against Hoffenheim.
The two teams are evenly matched by the bookies, but current form makes Augsburg our choice for a win.
Schalke 04 v Augsburg Fixture History
The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights worth considering before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
Goals on the menu:
Schalke 04 and Augsburg had to settle for a point each in their most recent 1. Bundesliga match, which finished with a 2-2 scoreline. With just 6 of their previous 10 matches going over 2.5 goals, the value bet could be going for under 2.5 goals. They have played 10 matches in past seasons, with Schalke 04 enjoying a slight advantage, having won 4 matches in the 1. Bundesliga. Augsburg grabbed all 3 points in 1 match while 5 matches ended all square.
Schalke 04 lie 18th in the table on 10 points after 27 games. 22 points ahead after 27 games, Augsburg find themselves in 11th place.
Full Time Betting
Following odds are available for this match with the bookmakers: Schalke 04 to win pays out at 3.10, the best price for a draw is 3.30, while an away win for Augsburg returns you odds 2.38. Schalke 04 won just 1 of their last 10 home league games, while Augsburg won 3 of their last 10 away league games.
Looking at the bookmakers’ prices, the chance of this match seeing both teams to score (BTTS) lies at 54%. This equals odds 1.85 if you wish to place a bet on BTTS. Speculating in the opposite outcome that at least one side keeps a clean sheet pays out at 1.85. The last 10 home league games for Schalke 04 averaged 2.7 goals per game, with BTTS paying out 1 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for Augsburg, the average total goals were 2.3, with 5 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.
According to the bookmakers, the chance of this match having over 2.5 goals is just 45%. Should you fancy a punt, there are odds around 2.20 available if you bet OVER 2.5 goals. Going the opposite direction and betting on under 2.5 goals pays out at odds 1.65. Schalke 04’s last 10 home league matches saw an average of 2.7 goals a game. 7 of Schalke 04’s last 10 home matches had over 2.5 goals. Augsburg’s last 10 away league games averaged 2.3 goals per game. 4 of the last 10 away matches for Augsburg went over 2.5 goals.