Champions League Betting: Schalke vs Chelsea - 10 Vital Statistics


10. Schalke have won nine of their last 13 Champions League group stage matches. They are 3.20 to win.

9. The Germans have scored in their previous 11 games in the competition. A Chelsea clean sheet is priced at 3.15.

8. Chelsea have only won once in their last seven Champions League games in Germany. An away win can be backed at 2.30.

7. That victory came in the form of a 1-0 win over Stuttgart in February 2004. A repeat of that winning scoreline for the Blues is available at 9.00.

6. The visitors have scored in 21 of their previous 22 Champions League games. A Schalke clean sheet is priced at 4.10.

5. Julian Draxler has scored twice in two games in the current campaign. He is 8.50 to open the scoring.

Here’s Draxler scoring against Basel.

4. Eden Hazard is yet to get off the mark in the Champions League for any club, having played 13 times in the competition. The Belgian is 4.50 to net at any time in Germany.

3. Schalke have drawn four of their last 13 group stage matches. A share of the points can be backed at 3.40.

2. Jens Keller’s side failed to score in their two previous Champions League games against Chelsea. Jose Mourinho’s men are 4.20 to win without conceding a goal.

1. Samuel Eto’o scored his first Chelsea goal against Cardiff on Saturday. The striker is 7.00 to bag the first goal.