Schalke vs Eintracht Frankfurt Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Exciting Saturday afternoon in Gelsenkirchen and yet another good match to put our bets and earn money. Schalke collected three wins, one draw and two defeats against Eintracht Frankfurt in last six home games. On average there are less than 2.5 goals per match. Last encounter finished 0:1.
Schalke is in second place with seventeen wins, nine draws and seven losses. In last round they have played against Augsburg and they defeated them. After twenty-three minutes of play Thilo Kehrer scored for Schalke 0:1. Five minutes later, Augsburg leveled the score and after that they scored own goal for 1:2. In second part there were no excitements. Schalke is not playing bad their home matches. They won four of their last five games that they played as hosts. Team from Gelsenkirchen scored twenty-six goals as hosts. Schalke will finish this season as runner up so this match is not important to them. Manager may decide to test new players and formations which can be dangerous. If Eintracht wins and RB Leipzig fail to do the same, then club from former Eastern Germany and the most hated club in whole Germany will not play European matches. We shall see if Schalke shares general opinion towards RB Leipzig.
Eintracht Frankfurt is in seventh place with fourteen wins, seven draws and twelve defeats. In last round they played at home against Hamburger SV and they won it. Host scored first after thirty-one minute of play 1:0. The scorer was Marius Wolf. Seventy-seventh minute was on when Omar Mascarell scored second goal for Eintracht 2:0. Alexander Meier set final 3:0 in first minute of extra time. Team from Frankfurt is going through temporal crisis. They lost their six consecutive away matches. Positive thing is that in every of their last four away matches they managed to score at least once. It will be really hard task to remain undefeated in Gelsenkirchen. Eventual victory will give them chance to play European matches in next season if something extraordinary happens in match Hertha vs. RB Leipzig.
Enjoy in Saturday’s football match Schalke 04 vs. Eintracht Frankfurt and earn some money with our predictions and betting tips.
Schalke have several missing players for the match against Frankfurt. Matija Nastasic is injured, while Nabil Bentaleb is suspended and both of them can't play on Saturday. Max Meyer is another one player who can't play here. Breel Embolo is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are ready for the match.
On the other side Eintracht Frankfurt also do not have many missing players for this game. Makoto Hasebe is suspended and he will not play here. Jonathan de Guzmán, Timothy Chandler and Ante Rebic are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are ready for this game.
Possible starting lineups
Schalke: Fahrmann; Kehrer, Naldo, Stambouli; Schopf, Goretzka, McKennie, Caliguri; Harit; Burgstaller, Konoplyanka
Eintracht Frankfurt: Hradecky; Russ, Abraham, Salcedo; Costa, Fernandes, Mascarell, Willems; Wolf, Boateng; Haller
Schalke vs Eintracht Frankfurt Prediction
We expect a tough game between Schalke and Frankfurt on Saturday. This game is not important for the hosts and they are not highly motivated for this game, but they like to play strong football in defending and it will be their main objective for the match. Schalke play very well in front of their fans and they are undefeated in 12 of their last 13 home matches. On the other side Frankfurt are highly motivated for this game and their main objective for the match will be aggressive playing in attack from the first minute. So it will be a perfect chance for Schalke to score after fast counterattacks.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Schalke vs Frankfurt Prediction: Schalke to win. We expect from them to keep a clean sheet and our second betting pick for the match is Schalke to win to nil. Maybe correct score will be 1-0. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.