Manchester City vs Schalke 04
UEFA Champions League
Date: Tuesday, 12th March 2019
Kick-off at 20.00 UK/ 21.00 CET
Venue: Etihad Stadium (Manchester).
Manchester City will meet Schalke 04 in the Champions League on Tuesday 12 March 2019.
Manchester City scored a 3-1 win over Schalke 04 in their first leg match at the Veltins Arena.
Manchester City rallied in Germany, a late turn against Schalke to win three goals against two goals in the knockout round of the Champions League.
Sergio Aguero made the move in the 18th minute before Schalke returned through two goals from Nabil Ben Talib (two goals) in the 38th and 45th minutes. In the 68th minute, Nicolas Ottamende gets a red card, making things harder for guests.
With 85 minutes left, Laurie Sani equalized before Rahim Stirling grabbed the winner in the 91st minute.
With this result, Manchester City need to draw a goal or a loss by a margin of no more than a goal during the return leg at the stadium on March 12, to qualify for the next round.
Manchester City vs Schalke Head-to-head (h2h)
Manchester City won 2 direct matches. Schalke 04 won 0 matches. 0 matches ended in a draw. On average in direct matches both teams scored a 3.50 goals per Match.
Manchester City vs Schalke Prediction
Manchester City in actual season average scored 2.73 goals per match. In 23 (92.00%) matches played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. In 21 (84.00%) matches in season 2019 played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals.
Schalke 04 average scored 1.32 goals per match in season 2019. In 16 (72.73%) matches played away was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. In 11 (50.00%) matches played away team was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals.
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