Wolfsburg vs Schalke Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Free VfL Wolfsburg vs FC Schalke 04 prediction. 16:30 Kick-Off, Saturday 20 August at Volkswagen Arena. Bundesliga betting tips and football odds.

Wolfsburg

vs

Schalke 04

Head to the Total Goals market when it comes to this fixture. Our betting prediction is Over 2.5 Goals, with Wolfsburg and Schalke clearly having the potential to score three or more.

Reasons for our Wolfsburg vs Schalke prediction:

  • In 7 of the last 10 Wolfsburg home matches, there have been Over 2.5 Goals
  • Wolfsburg have scored 2 or more goals in 6 of their past 10 home matches
  • Wolfsburg have conceded 2 or more goals in 11 of their last 20 matches
  • In 16 of the last 20 Schalke matches, there have been Over 2.5 Goals
  • Schalke have scored 2 or more goals in 14 of their past 20 matches

This Bundesliga clash could be high-scoring and that’s why our tip is Over 2.5 Goals. Get the Total Goals odds of 1.61 that the two sides score at least three goals between them.

If you have a preference for a particular team to win, you can combine this with Over 2.5 Goals and get bigger odds.

Betting Tips: Wolfsburg vs Schalke

OUR TIPS Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.61 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Betting Odds

The bookies have Wolfsburg at 1.83 in the Full-Time Result market, implying the market leaders are 55% likely to win this Bundesliga match according to the latest betting odds. Schalke are trading at a bigger price than their opponents and they can be backed at 4.00.

The expectation is that Over 2.5 Goals will be scored according to the latest odds. The Both Teams to Score market is always popular and BTTS Yes can be backed at 1.57.

If you fancy Wolfsburg but want money back if this Bundesliga match is a draw, then you can get 1.36. You can bet on Schalke at 3.00 on the Draw No Bet market.

Match Preview

Wolfsburg lost 2-0 in their previous match when facing Bayern Munich in Bundesliga. They had one shots on target at Allianz Arena, recorded 34% possession and were awarded four corners.

Schalke drew 2-2 with Monchengladbach when they last played. This was a Bundesliga match at VELTINS-Arena, with Rodrigo Zalazar and Marius Buelter scoring the goals for Schalke. The team had four shots on target and two corners.

The last game between Wolfsburg and Schalke 04 saw Wolfsburg win the game 5-0 at Volkswagen Arena.

The previous 6 matches have seen a draw occur on one occasion. Wolfsburg have won on four occasions and Schalke 04 have registered one victory.

Team Stats

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Full time Result

  • 6 wins, 9 defeats and 5 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 4 wins, 3 defeats and 3 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 12 wins, 4 defeats and 4 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 6 wins, 2 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

VfL Wolfsburg

FC Schalke 04

Goals / match
1.2 2.6
Conceded / match
1.2 1.6
Total / match
2.4 4.2

Corners

Corners

VfL Wolfsburg

FC Schalke 04

For / match
3.8 3.2
Against / match
8.2 6.2
Total / match
12 9.4

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News

You’ve found the right place for Wolfsburg vs Schalke 04 team news, with all the latest information available including lineups and injuries so you’re fully informed.

We’ve got details of the Bundesliga squads so that you know every player on the roster.

Starting Lineups

Wolfsburg Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Schalke 04 Confirmed Lineup 4-3-3

Wolfsburg Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

1 Koen Casteels
3 Sebastiaan Bornauw 4 Maxence Lacroix 5 Micky van de Ven 6 Paulo Silva
29 Josuha Guilavogui 27 Maximilian Arnold
16 Jakub Kaminski 32 Mattias Svanberg 33 Omar Marmoush
10 Lukas Nmecha
13 Alexander Schwolow
27 Cedric Brunner 33 Malick Thiaw 4 Maya Yoshida 2 Thomas Ouwejan
6 Tom Krauss 30 Alex Kral 8 Danny Latza
10 Rodrigo Zalazar 9 Simon Terodde 11 Marius Buelter

Schalke 04 Confirmed Lineup 4-3-3

Wolfsburg Substitutes

  • 9Max Kruse
  • 12Pavao Pervan
  • 14Josip Brekalo
  • 17Maximilian Philipp
  • 20Ridle Baku
  • 21Bartosz Bialek
  • 22Felix Nmecha
  • 38Bartol Franjic
  • 40Kevin Paredes

Schalke 04 Substitutes

  • 1Ralf Faehrmann
  • 7Jordan Larsson
  • 17Florian Flick
  • 20Florent Mollet
  • 23Mehmet Aydin
  • 35Marcin Kaminski
  • 40Sebastian Polter
  • 42Kerim Calhanoglu

Previous Wolfsburg Lineups

14 Aug Bundesliga
Bayern Munich 2-0 Wolfsburg
06 Aug Bundesliga
Wolfsburg 2-2 Werder Bremen
14 May Bundesliga
Wolfsburg 2-2 Bayern Munich

Previous Schalke Lineups

13 Aug Bundesliga
Schalke 04 2-2 B. M'gladbach
07 Aug Bundesliga
FC Koln 3-1 Schalke 04
15 May 2. Bundesliga
Nurnberg 1-2 Schalke 04

The latest Wolfsburg vs Schalke 04 lineups, including predicted lineups and confirmed starting 11s. Find out each team’s formation along with the substitutes.

Injuries & Suspensions

Wolfsburg Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Bartol Franjic Hip injury
Omar Marmoush Knee injury
Jonas Wind Hip injury
Kilian Fischer Calf Injury
Yannick Gerhardt Knee injury

Schalke 04 Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Dominick Drexler Straight red

The injuries and suspensions information will help you find out which players are missing. Get the latest injury news thanks to our up-to-date report.

Find out the squads on a team-by-team basis, with stats available for each player.

Germany FlagBundesliga Table

Bundesliga 2022/2023

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Bayern Munich 2 2 0 0 8:1 6
2 Dortmund 2 2 0 0 4:1 6
3 B. M'gladbach 2 1 1 0 5:3 4
4 FC Koln 2 1 1 0 5:3 4
5 Union Berlin 2 1 1 0 3:1 4
6 Mainz 05 2 1 1 0 2:1 4
7 Freiburg 2 1 0 1 5:3 3
8 Hoffenheim 2 1 0 1 4:5 3
9 Augsburg 2 1 0 1 2:5 3
10 Werder Bremen 2 0 2 0 4:4 2
11 RB Leipzig 2 0 2 0 3:3 2
12 Stuttgart 2 0 2 0 3:3 2
13 Schalke 04 2 0 1 1 3:5 1
14 Hertha Berlin 2 0 1 1 2:4 1
15 Wolfsburg 2 0 1 1 2:4 1
16 Frankfurt 2 0 1 1 2:7 1
17 Bochum 2 0 0 2 3:5 0
18 Leverkusen 2 0 0 2 1:3 0
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 B. M'gladbach 1 1 0 0 3:1 3
2 FC Koln 1 1 0 0 3:1 3
3 Union Berlin 1 1 0 0 3:1 3
4 Bayern Munich 1 1 0 0 2:0 3
5 Hoffenheim 1 1 0 0 3:2 3
6 Dortmund 1 1 0 0 1:0 3
7 Werder Bremen 1 0 1 0 2:2 1
8 RB Leipzig 1 0 1 0 2:2 1
9 Schalke 04 1 0 1 0 2:2 1
10 Wolfsburg 1 0 1 0 2:2 1
11 Stuttgart 1 0 1 0 1:1 1
12 Hertha Berlin 1 0 1 0 1:1 1
13 Mainz 05 1 0 1 0 0:0 1
14 Bochum 1 0 0 1 1:2 0
15 Leverkusen 1 0 0 1 1:2 0
16 Freiburg 1 0 0 1 1:3 0
17 Augsburg 1 0 0 1 0:4 0
18 Frankfurt 1 0 0 1 1:6 0

The updated Bundesliga standings highlight the performance of each football team. See where the sides are ranked according to points earned so far.