A team in form

Leverkusen have won their last five games in all competitions and are unbeaten in seven. Die Werkself have reached the last eight of the Europa League and are rapidly closing in on the Bundesliga's top six.

Royal Blues on a run

Schalke have yet to lose in the second half of the season, Die Knappen winning two and drawing six of their games in the Rückrunde. Only rivals Dortmund can boast of such an unbeaten run in the second half of the campaign.

Alonso's dream debut

Xabi Alonso was only a wet day in the job at Bayer Leverkusen when he oversaw a 4-0 victory against Schalke in the corresponding fixture on Matchday 10.

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Here you can find all the information about FC Schalke 04 against Bayer 04 Leverkusen on matchday 26.