Schalke 04 vs Wolfsburg
DFB Cup quarter final
Schalke are up against Wolfsburg in the quarter-finals of the DFB Cup at Arena AufSchalke. Schalke suffered home defeat to Werder Bremen in the weekend Bundesliga clash, whereas Wolfsburg played a draw against VfB Stuttgart.
Kick off time: February 8, 1:15 AM IST
Where: Arena AufSchalke
WOL vs SCH Head-to-Head:
(Last 6 meetings)
Wolfsburg: 1, Schalke: 3, Draw: 2
WOL vs SCH Form:
(recent first, all competitions)
Wolfsburg: D W L D
Schalke: L W D L W
WOL vs SCH Team News:
- John Brooks and Jakub Blaszczykowski are out injured.
- Admir Mehmedi is expected to be handed debut for the club.
- Brooks (knee) and Camacho (ankle) are the other absentees.
- Leon Goretzka could be included in the starting XI.
- Guido Burgstaller may retain his place in the side despite dismal recent outings.
- Alessandro Schöpf, Abdul Rahman Baba and Weston McKennie are unavailable.
WOL vs SCH Probable XI:
Casteels, Verhaegh, Bruma, Knoche, Tisserand, Guiavogui, Arnold, Steffen, Malli, Mehmedi and Origi
Fährmann, Kehrer, Naldo, Nastasic, Meyer, Caligiuri, Oczipka, Harit, Goretzka, Burgstaller and di Santo
Guiavogui and Malli
Most goals: Origi (5 league goals)
Most assists: Didavi (5 league assists)
Naldo, Caligiuri and Burgstaller
Most goals: Burgstaller (7 league goals)
Most assists: Caligiuri (4 league assists)
Schalke are a stronger side on paper but are coming into the fixture after suffering a home defeat to Werder Bremen. They would like to bounce back and stitch together a strong performance.
Note: This WOL vs SCH match preview is based on our research and news sourced from various sources. You can select your own playing XI basis the team news.
WOL vs SCH Fantasy Team:
Note: Kindly revisit before the deadline to get the final update. Press the Bell icon at the bottom of the screen to never miss the updates.