The German Bundesliga entered its second week after the league restarted after the corona virus pandemic. The league resumed almost after two months last week in closed door. After successfully conduction the 26th game-week of the season, the league has entered the 27th game-week.
FC Schalke lost the Revierderby 4-0 in the league restart. Therefore, they will be looking to find their first victory in the league since January 7. However, FC Augsburg’s challenge won’t be that much easier for the Royal Blues.
Match: FC Schalke 04 vs. FC Augsburg
Date: Sunday, May 24
Time: 1:30 PM CET | 12:30 PM GMT | 7:30 AM ET
TV Channels: FS1, Star Sports Network, BT Sport 1
FC Schalke 04 vs. FC Augsburg: Preview
In the last game-week, FC Schalke were hammered 4-0 by Borussia Dortmund whereas FC Augsburg lost 1-2 to Wolfsburg at home. Therefore, both the teams will be looking for a win after the league resumption.
Schalke are currently at 8th position in the table with 37 points from 26 matches. On the other side, Augsburg are at 14th position with 27 points. A win for them could lift them two places up in the table.
Schalke Bundesliga form: DDLLDL
Augsburg Bundesliga form: LDLLLL
BT Sport holds the rights to the Bundesliga in the UK. Existing customers will be able to stream the action via the BT Sport app. Similarly, Schalke vs Augsburg game live telecast will be on Star Sports Select 2 and Star Sports Select HD 2 in India.
Beside these, you can follow the live streaming of the match from the links below:
You can Watch FC Schalke 04 vs. FC Augsburg Live Streaming from any of the above links.
Harit (ligament), Mascarell (groin) and Todibo (ankle) will be unavailable for Schalke due to their respective injuries. However, Stambouli could be back in the squad for the match.
On the other hand, Finnbogason (knee) and Giefer (foot) are out for FC Augsburg and Schieber is still doubtful for the visitors.
- Possible Schalke Line-up: Schubert – Kabak, Sane, Nastasic – Kenny, McKennie, Serdar, Oczipka (c) – Caligiuri, Raman – Burgstaller.
- Possible Augsburg Line-up: Luthe – Framberger, Gouweleeuw, Jedvaj, Max – Khedira, Baier (c) – Richter, Löwen, Vargas – Niederlechner.