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Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke Betting Tips, Predictions & Odds - Dortmund set to smash Schalke in the Revierderby

  • Borussia Dortmund host Schalke in the Bundesliga on Sunday
  • The Revierderby is being played at Signal-Iduna-Park at 5:30pm BST
  • Borussia Dortmund have won 3-0 and 4-0 in their last 2 home matches
  • Dortmund beat Schalke 4-0 in the Revierderby last season
  • Schalke have lost 4-0, 8-0 and 4-0 in their last 3 away matches
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Borussia Dortmund beat Schalke 4-0 at Signal Iduna Park last season (Getty Images)

Borussia Dortmund host Schalke in the Bundesliga on Saturday. The Revierderby is one of the most anticipated matches in Germany, with Dortmund set to demolish a Schalke side low on confidence.

Borussia Dortmund Form 


Borussia Dortmund have had an inconsistent start to the season. They won 5-0 at Duisburg in the German Cup before a 3-0 home win against Borussia Monchengladbach in the Bundesliga.

The Black and Yellows lost 2-0 at Augsburg and 3-2 to Bayern Munich in the German Super Cup. Dortmund bounced back in the Bundesliga with a 4-0 win against Freiburg and 1-0 win at Hoffenheim.

Lucien Favre’s side suffered a 3-1 defeat at Lazio in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday. 

Erling Haaland made it 2-1 in the 71st minute but the Italian club scored five minutes later. It was a harsh defeat in Rome with Borussia Dortmund having 65% possession and 7-4 shots on target.

Borussia Dortmund Team News


Borussia Dortmund are missing injured defenders Nico Schulz, Marcel Schmelzer and Dan-Axel Zagadou. Centre-back Manuel Akanji recently tested positive for coronavirus but has returned to training.

Winger Thorgan Hazard is doubtful. Midfielders Giovanni Reyna and Julian Brandt are in contention to start.

Schalke Form


Schalke started the Bundesliga season with three straight defeats. A heavy 8-0 loss at Bayern Munich on opening day was followed by a 3-1 home defeat to Werder Bremen.

It was David Wagner’s last match in charge, he was sacked with former Augsburg manager Manuel Baum taking over. Baum’s first match in charge was a 4-0 loss in Leipzig.

Schalke picked up their first point of the season in a 1-1 draw against Union Berlin. Gonçalo Paciência equalised in the second half, the Miners managing a measly 0.25 expected goals.

Schalke Team News


Goalkeeper Ralf Fährmann is doubtful which could see Frederik Rönnow start after joining on loan from Eintracht Frankfurt. 

Centre-back Ozan Kabak is suspended, central midfielder Suat Serdar is injured and forward Mark Uth is doubtful.

Attacking midfielder Amine Harit is available after spending time in quarantine.

Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke Head to Head


Borussia Dortmund and Schalke have 41 wins each with 38 draws in 120 matches. 

Borussia Dortmund won this fixture 4-0 last season with Erling Haaland, Raphael Guerreiro (2) and Thorgan Hazard on the score sheet.

Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke Odds


Borussia Dortmund are 1.21 favourites at Unibet with Schalke available at 15.00 at William Hill. A draw can be backed at 7.00.

Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke Match Up


Borussia Dortmund have scored seven goals in their last two Bundesliga home matches. Dortmund have registered over 1.53 expected goals in all four matches this season.

Schalke have serious problems, particularly up front and have not scored in both away matches this season. Schalke have registered under 0.25 expected goals in three of their four matches this season.

Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke Stats


  • Borussia Dortmund have won by 3+ goals in their last 2 home matches (Bundesliga).
  • Borussia Dortmund have won to nil in 3 of their last 4 matches (Bundesliga).
  • Borussia Dortmund seen over 3.5 goals in their last 3 home matches against Schalke (Bundesliga).
  • Schalke have lost 6 of their last 7 matches (Bundesliga).
  • Schalke have lost by 4+ goals in their last 3 away matches (Bundesliga).
  • Schalke have registered under 0.25 expected goals in 3 of their last 4 matches (Bundesliga).

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Where is Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke being played?

Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke is being played at Signal-Iduna-Park in Dortmund, Germany.

When does Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke kick off?

Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke kicks off at 17:30 BST on Saturday 24 October 2020.

What competition are Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke playing in?

Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke are playing in the Bundesliga.

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Verdict

Borussia Dortmund have a very strong squad with top class players fighting for starting spots. Schalke are a sorry sight at the moment and a heavy defeat is expected at Signal-Iduna-Park.

Best Bet: Borussia Dortmund Win to Nil @110 at BetMGM - 3 Units
Value Bet: Borussia Dortmund -2 Handicap @170 at bet365 Sport NJ - 2 Units
Correct Score Tip: Dortmund Win 4-0 Correct Score @1100 at Borgata Sports - 1 Unit

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