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Bundesliga: Schalke 04 vs Wolfsburg – Match preview

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Ace Football team offers a betting preview for Schalke 04 and Wolfsburg who will clash this coming Friday.

Schalke 04 welcome Wolfsburg for a clah in the Bundesliga at VELTINS-Arena on Friday.

Looking at the Bundesliga standings, the current difference between the sides is 18 points and 11 places.

Team form: Schalke 04 vs Wolfsburg

Schalke 04 Form

It could have been better, it could have been worse for Schalke 04, who have two points to show from their last three matches. They came up short in a 1-6 defeat against RB Leipzig, followed by a 0-0 draw against FC Koln. They picked up a point again in the latest round after a 0-0 draw with B. M’gladbach. The Royal Blues have a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six Bundesliga matches at the VELTINS-Arena. They also drew one and lost four of these six encounters, in which they scored two and conceded 13 goals.

Wolfsburg Form

Wolfsburg were unable to pick up a single point in their last three matches, as they were first beaten 2-1 by Werder Bremen. Next up, Union Berlin won 2-1, before losing 2-4 against Bayern Munich. The Wolves won half of their previous six away matches in the Bundesliga, as well as seeing two draws and suffering one defeat. They scored 14 goals whilst conceding six.

Betting stats for Schalke 04 and Wolfsburg

Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Schalke 04 and Wolfsburg. The facts are based on the stats from games played out across all tournaments.

  • Schalke 04 have not won the last 11 matches in a row
  • Schalke 04 have not won 14 of the last 16 home matches
  • Schalke 04 have conceded in 14 of the last 16 home matches
  • Schalke 04 have conceded in 9 of the last 11 matches
  • In 3 of the last 4 Schalke 04 home matches the sum of goals was under 1.5
  • Wolfsburg have scored in 18 of the last 19 matches
  • In 9 of the last 10 Wolfsburg away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 8 of the last 9 Wolfsburg matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Wolfsburg have lost the last 3 matches in a row and both teams scored at the same time
  • Wolfsburg have scored in 10 of the last 11 away matches

Interesting players: Schalke 04 vs Wolfsburg

Having scored just once lately in the Bundesliga, Simon Terodde will be eager to hit the target again, and the upcoming game presents an opportunity to step up. Wolfsburg hope Ridle Baku can inflict some damage on their upcoming opponents by adding to his tally of three Bundesliga goals in his last six Bundesliga games.

Betting markets: Schalke 04 vs Wolfsburg

Full-time result

Schalke 04 won just one of their last 10 games at home, while drawing three. They lost six at VELTINS-Arena in this run of matches. Wolfsburg won five of their last 10 away games, whilst drawing two and losing three. Wolfsburg have not lost to Schalke 04 in 5 consecutive meetings.

Both teams to score

Amazingly, Schalke 04 scored the first goal of the match in just two out of the last ten games at home. Wolfsburg scored the opening goal in six of the last ten games. Of the previous 10 outings, Wolfsburg scored the opening goal six times, whereas Schalke 04 were first on target in two of their last 10 games. Wolfsburg have scored in 5 consecutive meetings with Schalke 04 when playing on the road.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Schalke 04’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of one goal during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in eight of Wolfsburg’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 2.5 goals in these matches.

To summarize, the upcoming Bundesliga clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for Schalke 04 vs Wolfsburg mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.

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