DOR vs SCH Dream11 Match Preview: The first major European league to get back in business after two months of stoppage due to the coronavirus pandemic is the Bundesliga. It will be Borussia Dortmund that takes the field later today to face Schalke at the Singal Iduna Park. Dortmund just like any other club will be without their vocal fans in the ground due to precautionary measures. In terms of standings in the league, Borussia Dortmund is second in the league with 51 points and a win for them could make them go just one point short of rivals Bayern Munich. As for Schalke, they occupy the 6th spot with 37 points and have lost six games from 25 league games so far. Both sides will be eager to resume their domestic campaign in grand manner.
Date- Saturday, May 16
Kick-Off- 7:00 PM (IST)
Venue- Signal Iduna Park
Emre Can, Axel Witsel and Nico Schulz will all be on the sidelines due to muscle injuries.Marco Reus is still also remains out injured for the hosts. Meanwhile, Dan-Axel Zagadou suffers through a knee injury. Thorgan Hazard, Jadon Sancho and Erling Haaland are expected to feature in the advanced role.
Omar Mascarell will be missing out on the rest of the season with to an adductor tear. Goalkeeper Alexander Nübel should make way for Markus Schubert. Nubel recently agreed to join Bayern Munich for free as his contract comes to an end in the summer .Defenders Benjamin Stambouli and Salif Sané are both on track to return in the starting eleven but remain doubtful to start as a result of injury. Ozan Kabak's back injury could make him miss the rest of the season. Central defender Jean-Clair Todibo, who was brought in from FC Barcelona, can be used in central defence. Timo Becker could also be used as an option. Daniel Caligiuri has recovered from his knee issue, while Suat Serdar is also in contention to start.
Borussia Dortmund (Expected Playing 11)-Burki; Akanji, Hummels, Piszczek; Gurreiro, Delaney, Brandt, Hakimi; Sacnho, Hazard, Haaland
Schalke (Expected Playing 11)- Schubert; Kenny, Todibo, Nastasic, Oczipka; Caligiuri, McKenni, Sardar, Harit; Raman, Burgstaller
Jadon Sancho has been one of the standout performers not only in the Borussia Dortmund camp but also across the rest of Europe. The young Englishman has 14 goals and 15 assists from 23 league appearances this season and a pass accuracy of 84.4%
His inclusion in the Dream11 Match Prediction could earn the user valuable points.
Suat Serdar has impressed in the midfield region for Schake. Serdar has seven goals and a pass accuracy of 74.4% from 1475 minutes in the league this season.
Achraf Hakimi has three goals and 10 assists from the 25 league games this season for Dortmund.
Erling Haaland has transitioned his phenomenal goal scoring run from Red Bull Salzberg to Borussia Dortmund in terrific manner. The 19-year-old has nine goals and an assist from 512 minutes in the the Bundesliga so far. His inclusion in the today match prediction almost certainly guarantees points for the users.
For Schalke, Amine Harit can pack a punch as he's got six goals, four assists and a pass accuracy of 84% from 24 appearances this season.
Benito Raman has four goals and three assists from 18 appearances in the league this season for Schalke.
Borussia Dortmud will be heading into the fixture as favourites.
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