His season is rocky. Almost half of the season Breel Embolo (22) missed out on Schalke because of a broken foot. Embolo, he joined Schalke in 2016 for about 30 million Swiss francs from Basel and is the most expensive purchase in the club’s history, standing on the prank list of Royal blue, wrote the “picture” of the beginning of the year: “Either he plays a convincing second round. Or Schalke convinced Embolo to go in the summer.”
Since March Embolo storms, comes in seven Games on two goals and three Assists, a total of five goals in one season. But Schalke is in the relegation swamp, only a few points from the relegation places.
On Saturday, the 94 is on the rise. Ruhr Derby between Dortmund and Schalke. For both Teams the game is groundbreaking. BVB need a win in the title fight to the Bavarians stay tuned. Schalke must score in the basement.
“Sure, the constellation is in front of this Derby is very special. For both teams it’s a lot,” said BVB Boss Hans-Joachim Watzke in the “image”. If Schalke can save with a victory in Dortmund, the messed-up season? Watzke: “The Schalke don’t have to save the season in a Derby, but the classes hold secure. But when it comes to me, preferably not with us.”
Derby is a war,
For Embolo the big comes opportunity to plug his critics in the mouth. He shoots the Schalke so hated BVB in the Derby, so he would save his season. And the club before the total crash keep. His team-mate Benjamin Stambouli says: “I think we could save the season with a victory, at least a little bit.” Then Stambouli picks up the verbal two-handed sword: “On Saturday a war on.”
The BVB, in turn, Broke against Bayern since the 0:5-under pressure. A further point losses are prohibited for the Team of Lucien Favre. The football Stars Roman Bürki and Manuel Akanji be expected for the Derby in Dortmund safely in the starting lineup.