Summary

  • Julian Brandt and Max Meyer are two of German football's hottest prospects
  • The youngsters have established themselves as key members of the first-team
  • Now they go head to head with vital points at stake in the race for the Champions League

All eyes will be on the VELTINS Arena on Saturday as FC Schalke 04 welcome Bayer 04 Leverkusen (kick-off 18.30 CEST / 16.30 GMT) with vital points at stake in the race for the Champions League. Alongside world-famous stars such as Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez, two of German football's hottest properties will take centre stage...

Leverkusen's Julian Brandt has played a key role in his side's blistering form of late, weighing in with four goals in the last five games. The attacker could force his way into Joachim Löw's Germany squad for the European Championships and may be joined by his Schalke counterpart Max Meyer.

The tricky winger has five goals to his name this season and has captured the hearts of the Schalke fans.

The two youngsters could prove match-winners on Saturday. Check out the video above to see how they measure up against each other.