Schalke vs Augsburg: Preview and Predictions

Schalke vs Augsburg-Bundesliga Match Preview

Schalke vs Augsburg
German Bundesliga
Date: Sunday, 12th March 2017
Kick off at 14:30 UK/ 15:30 CET
Venue: Veltins Arena, Gelsenkirchen.

Coach Markus Weinzierl will be facing his former club when Schalke host Augsburg this Sunday at the Veltins Arena.

Schalke 04 are on their lowest league tally after 23 games since 1998/99 season, they have 27 points to their name. They are only 4 points ahead of the bottom 3 teams and have won just once in their last 6 games with 3 draws and 2 defeats.

The Royal Blues have been unbeaten in their last 4 games at home in all competitions, but have drawn the last 3, they all ended 1-1. A win in this game will take them above their visitors in the Bundesliga table.

Augsburg also seem to rowing in same boat with Schalke 04, they are just a point above their host in the Bundesliga table. They have made little progress under Manuel Baum better than his predecessor as they have collected 14 points in the 9 games he was in charge.

Schalke 04 vs Augsburg: Head to Head Statistics

Schalke have dominated their previous encounters, they have won 6 out of their previous 12 games and drawn 5, losing just once to Augsburg.

The Royal Blues have scored twice as much as Augsburg have scored in their previous encounters, they have score 18 goals and conceded 9 goals.

The last 2 meetings between this two teams have ended in draw which includes the reverse leg of this game

The Royal Blues are spotless at home against Augsburg, they have won 4 of their 5 previous home games and drawn just once losing none.

Schalke 04 vs Augsburg: Prediction

The game will be a tough one for both teams as the winner will stay above the other in the league table. We see none of them as favorites in this game as the game could go either way.

The two teams have a good scoring form in their recent games as we expect the two teams to get on the score sheet. We also consider Schalke to take all 3 points in this game with a narrow win.

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