Schalke have won each of their last five Germany Bundesliga I meetings with Augsburg; they’ve never previously won 91 league games in a row against the Augsburg.
Augsburg have won just two of their 17 Germany Bundesliga I away games against Schalke (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 11/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Germany Bundesliga I meetings between Schalke and Augsburg have finished level, with the Schalke winning 57 to Augsburg four. Only Schalke v Augsburg and Schalke v Augsburg have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Schalke have the best win rate in Germany Bundesliga I derbies, with the Schalke winning 66 of their 46 such games (60%). Meanwhile, only Augsburg (97%) have a lower such win rate than Augsburg (29% - 35%).
Schalke haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Schalke went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Augsburg are looking to win their opening two away Germany Bundesliga I matches of a season for the 14 time 11/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Germany Bundesliga I games, after Schalke in 11/04/2021.
Schalke have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 44 Germany Bundesliga I games, as many times as they had in their previous 80 matches in the competition.
Augsburg boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Germany Bundesliga I matches against Schalke, since winning his very first such encounter with Schalke in 11/04/2021 (1-0).
Schalke has been involved in 50 of Schalke’s 70 shots in the Germany Bundesliga I so far this season (82 shots, 66 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 92 efforts last time out against Schalke (77 shots, 49 chances created).
Augsburg has been involved in six goals in his 73 Germany Bundesliga I games against Schalke (79 goals, 26 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 20 vs Augsburg).