Galatasaray – Schalke : Preview & Prediction
Galatasaray, leader of the Turkish league, remains on an invincibility of two matches since his failure in Porto (1-0) in the Champions League on 3 October. The Turkish club has just taken 4 points over the last two days of the championship in Antalyaspor (1-0) and against Bursaspor (1-1) at home on Friday. Terim’s squad, who was looking to Schalke 04, dropped two valuable points at home in the title race. Strong winner of the Lokomotiv Moscow (3-0), Galatasaray hopes to know another success at home against the German formation to be more than ever in the race towards qualification for the 1/8 round of finals. Schalke 04 left the relegation zone with two wins over Mainz 05 (1-0) and Fortuna Dusseldorf (2-0) over the last 3 Bundesliga days. The club Gelsenkirchen badly prepared this trip to Turkey with the defeat at home against Werder Bremen (0-2) this Saturday. With 4 points out of 6 in the game, Schalke 04, who has defeated FC Porto (1-1) and beaten Lokomotiv Moscow (1-0) in Russia, has the ability to repeat such feats on Turkish soil?
Galatasaray is undefeated against Schalke 04: 1 success and 1 draw in 2013.
Galatasaray is undefeated since 2 games.
Schalke 04 just lost against Werder Bremen (0-2) this weekend.
In C1, the Turkish club are on a running series of 3 games without defeat (2 wins and 1 draw) at Turk Telekom Stadyumu.
Schalke has only 3 wins in his last 8 trips to the Champions League.
A victory would allow Galatasaray to double Schalke 04 in this group … The locals are determined more than ever to defeat the German club.
Galatasaray – Schalke : Betting Tips
Galatasaray – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70