Schalke vs Eintracht Frankfurt – Prediction, and Match Preview
Schalke vs Eintracht Frankfurt – After losing to Bayern Munich 6-0 in their most recent match in Bundesliga 1, Schalke will be looking to avenge that loss here.
Schalke possessed 38% of the game’s possession and eight shots on goal, but none of them were successful. Bayern Munich, on the other hand, made 25 total attempts 14 at goal, six of which were successful.
For Bayern Munich, goals were scored by Thomas Müller (21′), Joshua Kimmich (29′), Serge Gnabry (50′, 65′), Mathys Tel (80′), and Noussair Mazraoui (92′).
In five of the last six games in which Schalke played, at least three goals per game were scored. In these encounters, opposition teams scored 17, while Schalke only managed to score ten.
Schalke’s last two home league games, both of which resulted in victory for the club, brought them into this encounter with a perfect record.
After defeating Mainz 3-0 in their previous match in Bundesliga 1, Eintracht Frankfurt will enter this one with momentum.
In that game, Eintracht Frankfurt had 55% of the possession and three of their 18 total attempts on goal were successful. Daichi Kamada (18′), Aurélio Buta (40′), and Randal Kolo Muani (59′) scored goals for Eintracht Frankfurt. On the opposite end, Mainz 05 made nine shots at goal, scoring none of them.
The statistics speak for themselves: Eintracht Frankfurt has allowed goals in five of their previous six games, and 11 goals have been scored against them altogether.
Eintracht Frankfurt has not been particularly strong defensively. Here, we shall determine whether or not that tendency will continue.
Schalke vs Eintracht Frankfurt – Betting Analysis
Looking at their most recent head-to-head matches dating back to 06/04/2019, we can see that Schalke has won two of them and Eintracht Frankfurt has won four, with no draws.
In these encounters, both teams scored 21, with Schalke scoring eight and Eintracht scoring thirteen. That equals 3.5 goals per game on average.
The previous league encounter between these teams took place on Bundesliga 1 encounter Day 16 on January 21, 2023, and was won by Eintracht Frankfurt 3-0 over Schalke.
At that point, Eintracht Frankfurt had 44% of the possession and three of their 12 total attempts were successful. Jesper Lindstrom (21′), Rafael Santos Borré (84′), and Aurélio Buta (91′) scored the goals.
Schalke had a total of 19 shots on goal, but none of them were successful. The role of the official was played by Marco Fritz.
Here, we believe Schalke will need to play well in order to score against this Eintracht Frankfurt team, who we believe should score and maintain the lead.
What are the best odds for the game?
Turning to the betting odds on the 90 minute result market, putting your money on Schalke can be had for 21/10, a wager on a draw is 14/5, and selecting the win for Eintracht Frankfurt comes in at 13/10. Those are the best bets available at this very moment.
Schalke vs Eintracht Frankfurt – Head-to-Head
Our Prediction: Over 2.5 Goals