- Gladbach without injured Raffael.
- Schalke consider formation change.
- Foals expected to rotate after Barça loss.
Official Fantasy Bundesliga Managers take note: bundesliga.com is on hand to provide likely line-ups as well as injury and suspension news ahead of Matchday 6.
Following Wednesday's defeat against FC Barcelona, Borussia Mönchengladbach coach Andre Schubert is expected to make several changes to his starting line-up for the trip to FC Schalke 04. Andre Hahn could deputise for Brazilian forward Raffael, sidelined with a hamstring injury, while Mahmoud Dahoud, Jannik Vestergaard, Patrick Herrmann and Ibrahima Traore are all in contention for starting berths. Long-term injuries to Coke, Atsuto Uchida and Donis Avdijaj continue to disrupt Schalke, whose coach Markus Weinzierl may alter his team formation against Gladbach.
Schalke's meeting with Gladbach kicks off at 17:30CEST/15:30GMT on Sunday 1 October at the VELTINS Arena. Click here to find out where to watch the game where you are.
Schalke possible line-up: Fährmann – Höwedes, Naldo, Nastasic, Baba – Geis, Bentaleb – Goretzka, Meyer, Choupo-Moting – Huntelaar
Absentees: Giefer, Uchida, Avdijaj (all light training), Coke (knee)
Coach: Markus Weinzierl
Gladbach possible line-up: Sommer – Elvedi, Christensen, Korb – Kramer, Dahoud – Johnson, Wendt – Stindl – Hazard, Hahn
Absentees: Alvaro Dominguez (back), Doucoure (light training), M. Schulz (hip injury), Drmic (knee), Strobl, Raffael (both hamstring)
Coach: Andre Schubert