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Date: 10th October 2023
Kick-Off: 17:30 UK, 18:30 CET
Venue: Veltins Arena
Schalke to win
Over 2.5 goals
2-1 to Schalke
The odds are accurate at the time of writing and are subject to change. Check carefully before finalising your wager with your bookmaker.
Schalke vs Elversberg: Top free betting tips
Schalke will be committed to retain their winning form in 2. Bundesliga when they entertain Elversberg in Round 13 on Friday, 10 November. Elversberg make an appearance at Veltins Arena after losing a game against league leaders St Pauli.
Match result prediction: Schalke to win
Schalke has found two consecutive victories in 2. Bundesliga before this game. The Royal Blues have also registered three victories in their last five league outings at Veltins Arena. On the other hand, Elversberg has been inconsistent, recording two victories, two draws, and a last-game defeat in their last five 2. Bundesliga fixtures. Following these statistics, we predict Schalke on the winning side of this game.
Total goals prediction: Over 2.5 Goals
Schalke have rattled the net five times in their last two fixtures in 2. Bundesliga. The Royal Blues have also scored an average of two goals per game in their previous five league outings at Veltins Arena. On the other hand, Elversberg has found the back of the net eight times in the same number of games away from Waldstadion Kaiserlinde. Defensively, Elversberg has also conceded goals in four of their recent five matches in 2. Bundesliga. Therefore, we can expect this game to feature a total of Over 2.5 Goals in this fixture.
Correct score prediction: 2-1 to Schalke
Elversberg allowed two goals at the back in their last fixture in 2. Bundesliga against St Pauli. On the other hand, Schalke will be confident to create many scoring chances as they have scored more than once in three of their last five league outings at Veltins Arena. Meanwhile, Elversberg has netted the ball multiple times in only two of their last five matches in the German second division. Given these numbers, we believe to see a 2-1 lead for Schalke before the full-time whistle in this fixture.
Schalke vs Elversberg: Form, recent games, and news
Schalke travelled to Nurnberg in the previous league fixture and recorded a 1-2 lead to claim three points. Dominick Drexler opened the scoring for the Miners in the 35th minute and Danny Latza scored the decisive goal just one minute before the full-time. The team’s preparation is hindered with four players missing the game due to injuries.
Elversberg lost their unbeaten streak in 2. Bundesliga to against St Pauli with a 0-2 defeat. Johannes Eggestein broke the deadlock for Sy Pauli in the 16th minute and Marcel Hartel continued the dominance in the 31st minute. Head coach Horst Steffan will report four fitness concerns in the squad as he aims to steer the team back to its winning form.
FAQs regarding Schalke vs Elversberg
Where is the game being televised? Nova Sport (Bul), Sky Sport Bundesliga (Ger), Viaplay.
What was Schalke's last result? 2-1 away win over Nurnberg.
What was Elversberg's last result? 2-0 home defeat to St Pauli.