Match: Schalke 04 – Hamburger SV
Date: 20 December, Saturday, 2014 year
Start time: 14:30
The team of Shalke hosts Hamburger in match of the 17th round of the Bundesliga. The game is on Saturday at 14:30 GMT at “Veltins Arena” in Gelsenkirchen.
To the team of Schalke 04 is found an ideal opportunity to finish the year with a win against a team that is not in the best condition. Kralskosinite can even reach the third position of half of the season with a bit of luck, which will be an indicator of the excellent work of Roberto Di Matteo for his two months to “Veltins-Arena”.
Schalke 04 has not ended in a draw, since Di Matteo took over the team. As host to him is the team with 3 wins and 2 losses, losing to Chelsea in the Champions League and from Cologne to 1:2. Now Veltins arena arrives team that received the most goals here (133) and recorded the most losses (35) in the history of the Bundesliga.
While Di Matteo will be able to rely on your best players, the coach of Hamburg will be able to use six key players. In attack the situation is tragic team – the team has scored only nine goals, and now will be without Van der Vaart, Lasogga and Beister. In their last four visits Hamburger lost three times and drew 0:0 against Freiburg. The team managed to score only against Augsburg defeat 1:3.
On the other hand Schalke striker Class Jan Hunterar likes to razpisva against Hamburg. Only in the last six games Dutchman has scored 10 goals. Since the beginning of the 2011/12 season the two teams met six times, the balance is 4-1-1 in favor of Schalke.
Schalke is 4-1-1 in last 6 games against HSV.