Schalke vs Freiburg
Germany – Bundesliga
Date: Wednesday, 16 December 2020
Kick-off at 17:30 UK/ 18:30 CET
Venue: Veltins Arena (Gelsenkirchen).
Winless in the campaign so far this season, Schalke is at the ultimate bottom of the league table. The host had some consolation in their schedule with a draw in the last clash. The 2-2 draw on the road with Augsburg last time out was their fourth draw in their 11 appearances.
Freiburg marked their second win in the league this season during their last match. The 2-0 win at home against the likes of Bielefeld was their third unbeaten game in a row. The guest has picked up 11 points from their 11 appearances and is 7 points ahead of the host on the table.
Schalke vs Freiburg Head-to-head (h2h)
- Two of their recent three matches have ended in a draw.
- Their previous encounter gave a 4-0 home win for Freiburg.
- The visitor has recorded three of the last five overall wins.
- Both teams have scored in only one of their last seven fixtures.
- The visitor has been unbeaten in their recent four meetings.
Schalke vs Freiburg Prediction
The match is sizing to be a high-scoring affair in ninety minutes. The host is at their worst form in the campaign this season. Being at the ultimate bottom of the table seizes them off of the ground advantage in the upcoming match on Wednesday.
Schalke has been winless throughout the campaign this term. The host has conceded an average of 3.0 goals in the campaign in 11 league appearances. This shows that the visitor is likely to have a feast in the middle if they can create more chances.
Having scored an average of 1.3 goals in their league schedule, the away team has what it takes to hurt the home team’s defense. The tip for over 2.5 goals will thus come in handy from the goals area to yield decent returns for the punters.
The double chance favoring Freiburg will probably be the best bet in the encounter. The away team is not so far ahead on the table, which is why we have to consider the chance of a draw. Besides, Schalke will come into the game with a draw in their schedule.
Schalke vs Freiburg Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.80 (4/5).
Double chance: Draw or Freiburg @ 1.40 (2/5).