Borussia Dortmund vs. Schalke Prediction, Tips & Odds – Sep. 17, 2022 15:30 CET
Borussia Dortmund is playing against Schalke in the 7th round of the German Bundesliga at Signal Iduna Park on Saturday from 15:30.
Edin Terzić’s team will play against Schalke to their home ground after two losses in a row. In the Bundesliga, they lost against RB Leipzig 3:0 without a shot on goal. Because of that defeat Borussia is in the 5th place in the German championship table.
Borussia lost 2-1 in match against Manchester City at the Etihad in the second round of the Champions League group stage on Wednesday. In that match they took a 1-0 lead with a goal from Jude Bellingham in 80th-minute.
The turnaround was once again in the last part of the match, as well as in the match against Werder. This time John Stones and Erling Haaland scored, who brought the turnaround and all three points to the champions of England.
The ‘yellow and black’ are almost equal in the duels with Schalke. Last time these two teams met last season in the Bundesliga where Borussia won with 4-0. The ‘millionaires’ will try to win in front of their fans on Saturday.
On the other hand, after a 6-1 loss against Union Berlin in the 4th round, Schalke played against Stuttgart 1-1, and won against Bochum 3-1.
In the match against Bochum, Schalke won 3-1 with goals from Dominick Drexler in the 38th minute and forward Sebastian Polter in stoppage time. The third goal scored Serbian central defender Erhan Mašović. The goal for Bochum was scored by Philipp Hofmann in the 51st minute.
Schalke is one of the biggest clubs in Germany, which in recent years has been going through a difficult period. They are currently in the 12th place in the table in the Bundesliga.
Borussia Dortmund and Schalke are fairly even in their duels. In 28 games, Borussia won 10 times, Schalke won 9 times, while 9 matches ended without a winner.
Borussia Dortmund (4-3-3): Alexander Meyer – Thomas Meunier – Mats Hummels – Nico Schlotterbeck – Raphael Guerreiro – Jude Bellingham – Julian Brandt – Salih Ozcan – Karim Adeyemi – Marco Reus – Anthony Modeste
Schalke (4-2-3-1): Alexander Schwolow – Henning Matriciani – Sepp van den Berg – Maya Yoshida – Tobias Mohr – Rodrigo Zalazar – Florian Flick – Jordan Larsson – Dominick Drexler – Marius Bulter – Simon Terodde
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Borussia Dortmund vs. Schalke Prediction
Date and time: Sep.17.2022. 15:30 CET
Pick: 1 + total goals over 2.5
Borussia won 4 of the last 6 games with Schalke. Schalke didn’t score a goal against Borussia in the previous 4 matches, while the yellow and black scored 10 goals.
Our suggestion for this match is Borussia to win (1) + Total goals over 2.5