Schalke vs Bayern Munich Preview, Tips and Odds

Bayern Munich will travel to Veltins Arena for a match of Bundesliga’s 18th round against Schalke on Sunday. Both sides are at the two ends of the standings, with Bayern leading the way on thirty-nine points and Schalke down on the last 18th spot with only seven.

Schalke vs Bayern Munich Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Schalke Loss 0 W/ 3 D/ 17 L 0 W/ 1 D/ 9 L
Bayern Munich Win 17 W/ 3 D/ 0 L 9 W/ 1 D/ 0 L

Last game between the teams: 18.09.2020 Bundesliga: Bayern Munich – Schalke 8:0; Serge Gnabry 4’, 47’, 59’, Leon Goretzka 19’, Robert Lewandowski 31’(penalty), Thomas Muller 69’, Leroy Sane 71’, Jamal Musiala 81’
Last game at this venue: 03.03.2020 DFB Pokal: Schalke – Bayern Munich 0:1; Joshua Kimmich 40’

Worth mentioning: Schalke will not want to remember the previous meeting with Bayern Munich, as they shipped in eight unanswered goals at Allianz Arena in September. The Bavarian giants won all of the last nine H2H clashes and are unbeaten in twenty-three matches. Schalke’s last triumph dates almost ten years back to March 2011, but have been unable to score more than a goal ever since. Four of the last five games produced over 2,5 goals, while one witnessed goals at both ends. Bayern scored a combined sixteen goals across the previous three meetings in Munich.

Schalke vs Bayern Munich Stats

As of 21.01 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Schalke Loss 2 W/ 1 D/ 7 L 1 W/ 0 D/ 4 L
Bayern Munich Win 6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L 2 W/ 2 D/ 1 L

Last game Schalke: 20.01.2021 Bundesliga: Schalke – FC Koln 1:2; Matthew Hoppe 57’; Rafael Czichos 31’, Jan Thielmann 90’
Top performers Schalke: Matthew Hoppe 5 goals, Mark Uth 2 goals 1 assist, Benito Raman 2 goals.
Next game Schalke: 30.01.2021 Bundesliga: Werder Bremen – Schalke
Last game Bayern Munich: 20.01.2021 Bundesliga: Augsburg – Bayern Munich 0:1; Robert Lewandowski 13’(penalty; Alfred Finnbogason missed a penalty for the home side on 76′
Top performers Bayern Munich: Robert Lewandowski 22 goals 5 assists, Thomas Muller 7 goals 9 assists, Leroy Sane 4 goals 5 assists.
Next game Bayern Munich: 30.01.2021 Bundesliga; Bayern Munich – Hoffenheim

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Schalke 12-21 8 5 1
Bayern Munich 22-14 7 8 2

Worth mentioning: Schalke were close to securing a point from their home meeting against Koln on Wednesday, but conceded deep into stoppage time for the final score of 1:2. They lost both of the two matches since securing their maiden victory for the current Bundesliga campaign by trashing Hoffenheim 4:0 on 9th of January. Schalke have managed to score more than a goal in just two of the previous ten league clashes. All of the team’s last five outings resulted in over 2,5 goals, while three saw both involved sides to score.
Bayern Munich won their visit to Augsburg with a slender 0:1 on Wednesday. Despite the second consecutive victory, the Bavarians again failed to impress as the only goal of the match came from the penalty spot. Once scoring for fun, now Bayern have managed to win only one of their last eight games with a bigger than one goal margin. Four of Hans Dieter Flick’s team last five clashes featured over 2,5 goals, and also four witnessed goals at both ends. The clean sheet registered against Augsburg was the first across Bayern’s last twelve visits.

Schalke vs Bayern Munich News

Missing players Schalke: Alessandro Schopf, Steven Skrzybski, Kilian Ludewig, Salif Sane, Nabil Bentaleb, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and Goncalo Paciencia are injured.
Missing players Bayern Munich: Tanguy Nianzou Kouassi and Malik Tillman are injured.

Schalke vs Bayern Munich Predictions

Over 3,5 goals – 1.72 @ bet365