Salzburg vs Schalke 2016 UEFA Europa League: Match Preview and Prediction
Fixture: Salzburg vs Schalke
Competition: UEFA Europa League 2016-17
Date: Thursday, 8th December, 20:05 GMT
Stadium: Red Bull Arena (Wals-Siezenheim).
Salzburg vs Schalke: Preview
Salzburg vs Schalke match is going to be held on 8th December at Red Bull Arena. It’s an important football clash between Austria and Germany football clubs where it’s a must win game for Salzburg to make their hope alive for next knockout round of UEFA Europa League. Salzburg registered a 4-1 home win against Rheindorf Altach and Schalke suffered a 2-1 away defeat against RB Leipzig in their previous league matches.
At the moment, Salzburg has performed poor with 1 win, 1 draw and 3 defeats in a row along with 3rd position in Group – I of UEFA Europa League 2016/17. In other side Schalke has performed well with 5 wins along with top position in Europa League group table. Salzburg will start the match as favourite against Schalke in their crucial home fixture of UEFA Europa League at Red Bull Arena.
Salzburg vs Schalke: Head-to-Head Stats
- Both teams have played 2 matches against each other in all the competitions. Salzburg has registered 1 win and 1 defeat against Schalke. Schalke has scored 4 goals against Salzburg and concedes 4 goals against them.
- Schalke registered a 3-1 home win against Salzburg in their last meetings in the match of UEFA Europa League on 29th Sep, 2016.
Salzburg vs Schalke: Prediction
Schalke will try their best to secure at least an away draw and Salzburg is ready to secure an home win from the match. Salzburg is favorite side to win this match against Schalke when they will play against each other at Red Bull Arena.
Predicted result will be a draw or home win for Salzburg.
Salzburg vs Schalke: Betting Tips
Draw No Bet: Salzburg at 1.61
Full Time Result: Salzburg win at 2.40