FC Schalke 04 will host Galatasaray AŞ in the Round 4 of the UEFA Champions League, Group D, in a match disputed Tuesday 6 November 2018, starting at 21:00 CET on the Arena AufSchalke – Gelsenkirchen.
The Germans drew in Turkey, 0-0, against Galatasaray, in a game where FC Schalke 04 clearly dominated the match.
Now, on the home field, Schalke should impose, given that the fans will be active and will have an important factor in games like this one. With a possible success in this game, Schalke would make a big step towards qualifying in the finals, while a draw could complicate the situation in the group.
The two teams met five years ago in this competition, and then Galatasaray managed to win 3-2 in Germany after the Istanbul match ended. In the previous game played on home ground, Schalke draws against FC Porto with the score 1-1. The match officials are from Scotland and which is good for both sides.
FC Schalke 04 in ranked now #14 in Bundesliga while Galatasaray AŞ is ranked #2 in Turkey first league. In the UEFA Champions League – Group D stage the ranking before this match is:
#1 FC Porto with 7 points from 3 matches played
#2 FC Schalke with 5 points from 3 matches played
#3 Galatasaray AŞ with 4 points from 3 matches played
#4 FC Lokomotiv Moskva with 0 points from 3 matches played
I think the Germans will force into this game against of a team that is lover rated. The Pinnacle pregame odds offer is quite good for the single moneyline with 1.54 odd for the victory of Schalke which I recommend to bet.