Schalke Up to Position Three After Defeat Gladbach

Schalke Up to Position Three After Defeat Gladbach

Schalke Up to Position Three After Defeat Gladbach

Schalke – Single goal of Tranquillo Barnetta be decisive in Schalke victory over Borussia Moenchengladbach. 1-0 in a match that brought Schalke Gladbach shift of three board positions Bundesliga.

New 10 minutes of the match took place at the Veltins-Arena, Saturday (07/02/2015) pm dawn, Schalke had the lead. Starting from the cross Kevin-Prince Boateng to the face of goal, the ball had struck Barnetta to make hosts 1-0.

In an effort to reply, Gladbach managed to devise a promising attack in the 34th minute. However, the operand of Roel Brouwers can not be solved with a sniper by Raffael Araujo who became START_LINKSignup attack.

After that, four minutes later, Schalke’s turn to spread the threat of a corner. Marco Hoger sends the ball to then proceed powerful header Joel Matip although the direction of the ball is still not appropriate to the target area.

Entering the second half substitute Ibrahima Traore role in a scheme to Gladbach attack in the 65th minute. Fortunately for the hosts, goalkeeper Timon Wellenreuther can still anticipated.

Schalke change threatens Gladbach defense as the game entered the 74th minute. Boateng started passing attack operannya to Barnetta, although ultimately failed to direct his header the ball right into the target area.

With the addition of three points Schalke are now entitled to sit in the top three of the standings with 34 points from 20 games, Gladbach shift into fourth position. The position was still able to change again after Augsburg (33 points, five positions) and Bayer Leverkusen (32 points, six positions) each week through the game 20th.


Schalke: Wellenreuther, Uchida, Howedes, Matip, Nastasic, Fuchs, Kirchhoff, Hoger, Boateng, Barnetta (Aogo 85 ‘), Choupo-Moting (Sane 72’)

Gladbach: Sommer, Brouwers, Dominguez, Jantschke, Wendt, Nordtveit, Xhaka, Herrmann (Hrgota 75 ‘), Hazard, Kruse (Traore 63’), Raffael