Bayern Munich vs Schalke Preview, Tips and Odds

Bayern Munich will take on Schalke on Saturday in a game of round 21 in the German BundesLiga. Bayern are 3rd in the standings equal on 42 points with 2nd placed Borussia Monchengladbach, seven behind league leaders Borussia Dortmund. The visitors are sitting 12th in the table with 22 points, seven more than the first team in the relegation zone.

Bayern Munich vs Schalke Head to Head

Head to Head Last H2H game Last H2H games Last H2H games home/away
Bayern Munich Win 15 W/ 3 D/ 2 L 7 W/ 2 D/ 1 L
Schalke Loss 2 W/ 3 D/ 15 L 1 W/ 2 D/ 7 L

Last game between the teams: 22.09.2018 Schalke – Bayern Munich 0:2; James Rodriguez 8’, Robert Lewandowski 64’
Last game at this venue: 10.02.2018 Bayern Munich – Schalke 2:1; Robert Lewandovski 6′, Thomas Muller 36’; Franco Di Santo 29’

Worth mentioning: Bayern have kept five clean sheets in the last seven encounters while Schalke conceded at least one in each, with four of those games producing over 2,5 goals. Schalke’ last win in Munich came back in 2011, and in the nine games since then they managed just two draws.

Bayern Munich vs Schalke Stats

As of 08.02 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Bayern Munich Draw 5 W/ 4 D/ 1 L 4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L
Schalke Win 4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L 1 W/ 3 D/ 1 L

Last game Bayern Munich: 06.02.2019 Hertha Berlin – Bayern Munich 2:3; Maximilian Mittelstadt 3’, Davie Selke 67’; Serge Gnabry 7’, 49’, Kingsley Coman 98’ (Bayern won after extra time)
Last game Schalke: 06.02.2019 Schlake – Fortuna Dusseldorf 4:1; Ahmed Kutucu 30’, Salif Sane 48’, 87’, Mark Uth 53’; Rouwen Hennings 71′

Top performers Bayern Munich: Robert Lewandowski 12 goals 6 assists, Leon Goretzka 6 goals 1 assist, Thomas Muller 4 goals 6 assists.
Top performers Schalke: Daniel Caligiuri 4 goals 2 assist, Steven Skrzybski 3 goals 1 assist, Nabil Bentaleb 3 goals.

Last 10 games Goals scored:conceded Over 2,5 goals Goal/Goal Clean sheets
Bayern Munich 24:8 7 5 5
Schalke 17:14 7 8 1

Worth mentioning: Bayern have lost just one of their last fourteen outings, but are not in top form as their two most recent games ended in loss and draw(in this game the Bavarians needed extra time to qualify for the next round of DFB Pokal). Bayern won five and drew twice in their last seven home games. Seven of Schalke last eight games saw both teams hitting the back of the net and six of those produced over 2,5 goals. They have not lost any of their four recent visits in the BundesLiga.

Bayern Munich vs Schalke News

Missing players Bayern Munich: Renato Sanches, Manuel Neuer, Arjen Robben, Corentin Tolisso.
Missing players Schalke: Alexander Nubel, Matija Nastasic.

Bayern Munich vs Schalke Predictions

Bayern to win -1 handicap – 1.61 @ bet365