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FC Koln vs Schalke Prediction & Betting tips
An intense duel and with situations will be the one that hold “white” and “blue” for this date of the competition. In the previous one, the visit leaves as a favorite because of its greater individual and collective hierarchy. However, if we consider that the place is playing all or nothing to save itself from the descent, we believe that it will risk. Faced with this reality and knowing that Schalke knows how to stand as a visitor, we believe that the bet “plus 1.5 goals” is attractive to bet.
The Cologne campaign is not being good, showing it by adding 21 points and placing in the last position of the championship. It comes from losing 2-1 to Hertha Berlin, leaving 9 of the Promotion. If he wants to stay alive in this fight, he needs to beat the tournament escort and hope that Friburgo goes badly. Apparently so far is an eleven that it costs to score and defend well (worst defense of the entire Bundesliga).
The numbers of Colony like local really are bad, when yielding too many points along the campaign, fact that has it to a step of the descent (3 victories, 4 equalities and 8 defeats, writing down 17 goals and yielding 25 against). It comes from losing 2-3 with Borussia Dortmund, to draw 1-1 with Hannover, to fall 2-3 with Stuttgart, to beat 2-0 at Bayer Leverkusen and draw 1-1 with Mainz.
The present of the “blues” is more than optimal after defeating Borussia Dortmund 2-0 in the classic and adding 55 units in the tournament. The team recovered from the setback suffered against Hamburg and remains in second place in the championship. His goal is to secure his place in the next Champions League, having to win to get further away from Bayer Leverkusen and Borussia Dortmund. At the moment it is showing itself as an ordered and effective eleven between the lines, managing to win 4 of its last 5 presentations. Halfway through the week he played against Eintracht Frankfurt for the DFB Pokal semifinal (0-1 home defeat and elimination of the tournament).
Outside of Gelsenkirchen, Schalke has obtained different scores, engineering them to score thanks to his collective style (7 wins, 3 parities and 5 trips, scoring 22 goals and conceding 19 in his goal). It comes from losing 2-1 to Bayern Munich, defeating Bayer Leverkusen 0-2, beating Mainz 0-1, defeating Wolfsburg 0-1 and losing 3-2 to Hamburg.
FC Koln vs Schalke head to head matches
19.12.17 POK Schalke FC Koln 1 : 0
02.12.17 BUN Schalke FC Koln 2 : 2
19.02.17 BUN FC Koln Schalke 1 : 1
21.09.16 BUN Schalke FC Koln 1 : 3
05.03.16 BUN FC Koln Schalke 1 : 3