Schalke vs Mainz for the German Bundesliga championship match on Friday at Veltins-Arena Stadium.
We prepared the Schalke vs Mainz prediction for the 5th round of the German Bundesliga. The teams will take the pitch this Friday, 09/20/2019. The game takes place at the Veltins Arena in Gelsenkirchen, home of Schalke. At the end of the post, you check out our free bet for the match.
In their four Bundesliga games, Schalke has won two, drawn one and lost one. Thus, the team adds 7 points in the championship occupying the 8th position.
However, the team is supposed to fight at the top half of the table, although they still need the pace to balance the squad.
In the meeting with Paderborn, their last in the Bundesliga, they beat them by 5 × 1 away from home. A significant victory, however, faced a weak team that has just reached the elite division of German football.
The Mainz team currently occupies the 16th position of the national championship. In fact, the place is justified by its results. They lost the first three matches of the competition and conceded 12 goals in all those games.
The highlight is the 6-0 away defeat against Bayern Munich. Thus, we can say that the team has a defence that has not yet find itself on the pitch and offers little resistance.
Nevertheless, in their last match, they got their first win in the Bundesliga. Thus, they beat Hertha Berlin by 2 × 1 playing at home. A very balanced game with chances for both teams.
For the match, we have Schalke as the favourite on the pitch. However, Mainz knows that it is essential to score points away from home and try to fight to
Schalke, however, has a more structured and fast team, probably able to beat Mainz’s weak defence.
The visiting team has six players in the medical department, some are still doubtful for the match. So this is another plus point for the home team.
Thus, following the odds quote we have as a free bet the tendency is that Schalke will confirm their favouritism in the match.