Bayer 04 Leverkusen are hoping to make a winning return to domestic duties when they take on Kyriakos Papadopoulos' parent club FC Schalke 04
Bayer 04 Leverkusen are hoping to make a winning return to domestic duties when they take on Kyriakos Papadopoulos' parent club FC Schalke 04
Bundesliga

Bayer eye return to winning ways against Schalke

Leverkusen - Closing out Matchday 9’s Saturday action (kick-off 16:30 GMT/18:30 CET), two of last season’s top-four finishers, Bayer 04 Leverkusen and FC Schalke 04, go head-to-head as they look to close the gap on the current campaign’s front-runners.

bundesliga.com is on hand to make you privy to all the pre-match rumblings ahead of the clash at the BayArena…

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Possible line-ups:

Leverkusen: Leno - Jedvaj, Toprak, Spahic, Wendell - L. Bender, Reinartz - Bellarabi, Calhanoglu, Son - Kießling

Schalke: Fährmann - Uchida, Höwedes, Ayhan, Aogo - Höger, Neustädter - Choupo-Moting, M. Meyer, Draxler - Huntelaar
Relive the top 10 goals in the history of FC Schalke 04, courtesy of the official Bundesliga YouTube channel: