Union Berlin vs Schalke Prediction & Tips
Union Berlin and Schalke 04 meet at Stadion An der Alten Försterei, in a match for the 21st round of the Bundesliga. The two teams tied (1‑1), on 18‑10‑2020, in the previous meeting for this edition of the league. The history of recent head-to-head matches is favorable to the visiting team, which registers 1 win and 2 draws in the last 3 matches. In this game, the home factor may be decisive, as Union Berlin presents considerable differences in their results at home and away.
The home team is currently in 9th position, with 29 points won, after 7 wins, 8 draws and 5 losses. In the penultimate match, they drew at home against Borussia M’gladbach by (1‑1). In the last match, they lost in an away match against Mainz 05 by (1‑0). This is a stronger team with the support of its fans, since in the last 30 games it has registered 5 victories, 4 draws and 6 defeats away, with 20 goals scored and 21 suffered; against 8 victories, 5 draws and 2 defeats in his stadium, with 33 goals scored and 17 suffered. In their last 10 home games for the championship, Union Berlin won 4, drew 5 and lost 1, thus winning 17 points out of 30 possible.
For this competition, they did not lose any of the last 9 matches at their stadium. Their defense has not been very solid, since they have suffered goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 20 games in this competition, he never got the comeback in the 7 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Union Berlin comes to this game unmotivated, after a 1×0 loss to Mainz 05, thus adding the fourth consecutive game without a win in the Bundesliga. In this match against Schalke 04, coach Urs Fischer must line up his players in a 3-5-2, in which Taiwo Awoniyi and Cedric Teuchert will be the forwards: the first athlete mentioned is one of the top scorers of the Berlin Union , with five goals scored. For this game, the local coach cannot count on Nico Schlotterbeck, suspended, as well as Sheraldo Becker, Grischa Prömel, Christopher Lenz, Max Kruse and Anthony Ujah, all with physical problems.
After 1 victory, 5 draws and 14 defeats, the visiting team is currently in 18th position, with 8 points won. In their last match, they lost to RB Leipzig at home by (0‑3), after in the previous match having drawn away, in a match against Werder Bremen, by (1‑1). This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games it has registered 3 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses as a visitor, with 20 goals scored and 40 suffered; against 4 victories, 2 draws and 9 defeats in his stadium, with 18 goals scored and 26 suffered. In their last 9 away matches for the championship, Schalke 04 recorded 3 draws and 6 losses, for which they won 3 points out of 27 possible.
For this competition, they have not won any of the last 9 away matches. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition, so they were not very strong defensively. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 8 of the last 9 matches for this competition have ended with Over 2,5 goals. This is a team that scores few times in the first place and that only managed to open the scoring in 3 of its last 20 Bundesliga games, of these 3 it reached the break in advantage in all and won at the end of the 90 ‘in 1. In 20 games in this competition, he never managed to come back in the 17 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Schalke 04 comes to this game unmotivated, after a 0x3 loss to RB Leipzig, thus adding the fifth consecutive game without a win in this competition. In this match against Unión Berlin, coach Christian Gross must maintain his usual tactical scheme, 4-3-3, with Benito Raman, Alessandro Schöpf and Matthew Hoppe being the most advanced men on the team. Attacking midfielder Amine Harit is Schalke 04’s main player, being responsible for creating and organizing the offensive process. For this game the visiting coach cannot count Mark Uth, Timo Becker, Can Bozdogan, Frederik Ronnow, Steven Skrzybski, Kilian Ludewig, Salif Sané
Union Berlin – Schalke FREE TIPS
Union Berlin – Win @ 1.85
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90