SCH Vs MOB Dream11 Team Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: Gameweek 18 in Bundesliga commences with Borussia Monchengladbach looking to move upto first place.
As we are steadfastly approaching the halfway mark in Bundesliga, this season has proved to be unlike anyother in the league. From being a typically two team title battle, the league has been thrown wide open this time around with a slew of sides being in with a shot of announcing themselves at champions come May.
When the league commences after a hiatus today, we have one such side throwing open the doors of the season once again. Borussia Monchengladbach brought an end to 2019 in second spot in the points tally, a position which no one had envisioned them to occupy when the season had made a foray into the footballing fraternity.
However, with a 0-0 draw to Hertha Berlin the last time around, the side saw their deficit between top spot widen to the two points. They’ll be looking to cut it short when they take on Schalke today, a side who with a 2-2 draw against Freiburg the last time around have managed to muster up just the two wins in their last five encounters.
Althouhg Schalke have hit a rut off late, the side are unbeaten in ther last 8 outings at home. And when they play infront of their ardent supporters today, they’ll be looking to keep that unblemished spree going.
Things won’t be simple for them though with the side coming across a rampant opposition, one whose attacking impetuous should see it embark on a win today.
Probable Playing 11
- Stambouli, Sane and McKennie are all set to be out of today’s upcoming encounter for Schalke with the players yet to recover from their injury plight.
- Musel and Bensebaini are both out injured for Borussia Monchengladbach for today’s forthcoming contest.
4-1-2-1-2: Schubert, Kenny, Kabak, Nastasic, Oczipka, Omar Mascarell, Caligiuri, Serdar, Harit, Gregoritsch, Raman
4-3-3: Sommer, Lainer, Ginter, Elvedi, Wendt, Benes, Kramer, Zakaria, Embolo, Plea, Thuram
Match: Schalke Vs Borussia Monchengladbach
Date And Time: 18th January, Saturday- 1:00am IST
Venue: Veltins Arena, Gelsenkirchen
Telecast: Star Sports Select 2/HD
- Schubert, Harit, Gregoritsch, Raman
- Ginter, Embolo, Plea, Thuram
- Harit: 6 Goals
- Plea: 6 Goals
Freekick and Corner Taker
Borussia Monchengladbach Vs Schalke: 0-0
SCH Vs MOB Dream11 Goal-Keeper
With Nubel out for Schalke for this encounter, Markus Schubert is set to play for Schalke in this one to see us bring in the shot stopper for this outing. In a tie where both the sides are widely touted to score, we had to choose between the shot stopper likelier to rope in a slew of points his way, something which Schubert is capable of.
SCH Vs MOB Dream11 Defenders
If any side of likely of pulling off a cleansheet in this one, it’s going to be Borussia Monchengladbach. The side have let past them just the 18 goals in 17 outings, a relatively responsible backline which has played its dutiful role in seeing the side torch their way up the points tally.
It’s a narrative which sees us entrust both of Matthias Ginter and Oscar Wendt from the outfit for today’s upcoming encounter, a partnership which will be looking to pull off a cleansheet for the side. Elsewhere, while Kabak was a viable choice from Shackle with him having scored thrice for the club, his price tag kept him away, seeing us move in for Jonjoe Kenny instead.
SCH Vs MOB Dream11 Midfielders
Schalke’s leading scorer with the 6 goals to his name, we begin this facet of our Dream 11 side with the pick of Amine Harit for this encounter. He’s partnered up by Suat Serdar who has also accrued the six goals for his outfit, a partnership which will be extremely pivotal to the side’s chances of coming out of this tie unscathed.
Daniel Caligiuri is brought in from the side as well for this one while from the other side of component we are getting in a partnership as well. The five goals and three assists for himself make Patrick Herrmann a must have choice along with the quirky Omar Mascarell to complete the most heavily indulged in ambit of our Dream 11 unit.
SCH Vs MOB Dream11 Strikers
While we had a trivalent of picks from Borussia Monchengladbach to venture in with for the day, we had to limit ourselves to the two selections owing to price constraints. We had to decide between Embolo and Alassane Plea with the players have amassed the six and five goals for the side respectively this season.
What saw us ultimately head in with Plea were the five assists he’s amassed as well for the outfit with Marcus Thuram partnering him up with the six goals and five assists.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Thuram will be our side’s captain for the day while Plea is our vice-captain.
Dream 11 Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.