Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the Bundesliga round 15 game between Schalke 04 and Bayern Munich and offer team news, fixture history and the best betting suggestions for the match.
The upper end meets the lower end of the Bundesliga standings, as Bayern Munich face off against Schalke 04. It is a match that offers both sides the opportunity to either consolidate or improve their position in the Bundesliga table. Although Schalke 04 trail after Bayern Munich by double digits, beating the league leaders in the Bundesliga still holds a lot of prestige.
Position in the Bundesliga standings: Schalke 04 vs Bayern Munich
The current standings in the Bundesliga show us how Schalke 04 and Bayern Munich have performed this season so far. Surely, an exciting battle for three points is on the cards in this round 15 clash on Saturday.
Latest form and previous Bundesliga encounters between Schalke 04 and Bayern Munich
Schalke 04 finally found the inspiration
Schalke finally got back to winning ways recently after a poor run of form. In their last three games, the hosts lost 0-2 against Freiburg, got defeated 2-1 by Werder Bremen before winning 1-0 against Mainz 05.
Bayern Munich are on a roll
Bayern Munich seem untouchable at the moment. In their last three matches, the Bavarians first beat Inter 2-0, then Hertha Berlin by 2-3 and finally Werder Bremen by 6-1.
Latest encounters between Schalke 04 and Bayern Munich
Betting on Bayern Munich winning to nil in their latest meetings with Schalke 04 would have been a sound choice. They ended up winning 4-0 in January 2021 and 8-0 in September 2020 respectively. Perhaps something worth considering before settling on your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.
Highlights from the last match between Schalke 04 and Bayern Munich:
Schalke 04 vs Bayern Munich Stats
Here are some facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Schalke 04 and Bayern Munich. The facts are based on stats from the recent games that the teams played out across all tournaments.
- Schalke 04 have scored in 27 of the last 29 home matches
- Schalke 04 have lost 7 of the last 8 matches
- Schalke 04 have conceded in 11 of the last 13 matches
- Schalke 04 have not won 7 of the last 8 matches
- Schalke 04 have conceded in 8 of the last 9 home matches
- Bayern Munich have not lost 25 of the last 27 matches
- Bayern Munich have scored in 30 of the last 32 matches
- Bayern Munich have scored in 28 of the last 30 away matches
- Bayern Munich have won 11 of the last 12 matches
- Bayern Munich have not lost 14 of the last 15 away matches
- Schalke 04 have not won the last 21 matches versus Bayern Munich in a row
- Schalke 04 have conceded in the last 21 matches in a row versus Bayern Munich
- Schalke 04 have not won the last 10 home matches versus Bayern Munich in a row
- Schalke 04 have lost 11 of the last 12 matches versus Bayern Munich
- Schalke 04 have lost 12 of the last 14 home matches versus Bayern Munich
When looking at the list of the in-form players from both teams, we see some interesting names popping up. Simon Terodde is one of the names that stand out for Schalke 04, with Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting starring for the visitors. We expect both could be among the goalscorers once again for their respective teams in the upcoming match on Saturday.
Schalke 04 vs Bayern Munich Match predictions
In conclusion, we present betting tips for this Bundesliga match, which are based on the above statements. Besides the main prediction for this game, we have also come up with some lower and higher-risk alternatives.