Union Berlin 0-0 Schalke: Union Berlin and Schalke share points, in a goal-less draw

Technical card:
Union Berlin: Ralf Fahrmann, Timo Becker, Shkodran Mustafi, Malick Thiaw, Sead Kolasinac, William, Suat Serdar, Nabil Bentaleb, Benjamin Stambouli, Amine Harit and Matthew Hoppe
Schalke: Loris Karius, Marvin Friedrich, Florian Hubner, Robin Knoche, Christopher Trimmel, Marcus Ingvartsen, Christian Gentner, Robert Andrich, Niko Giesselmann, Taiwo Awoniyi and Joel Pohjanpalo
Stadium: The An der Alten Försterei Stadium
Goals: 0-0

Union Berlin were held to 0-0 draw by Schalke down on Saturday at The An der Alten Försterei Stadium. With each team arriving on the back of a league defeat, they were both keen to pick up points. Union Berlin were hoping to get something from this game, following a previous defeat to Mainz. Schalke lost 3-0 in the last match they played against RB Leipzig. As it stands, Union Berlin and Schalke currently occupy 9th and 18th spots in the table, with 30 points and 9 points respectively after 21 matches.

For Union Berlin, Petar Musa, Grischa Promel and Cedric Teuchert came on for Nabil Bentaleb and William, while Schalke brought on Nassim Boujellab and Benito Raman to replace Nabil Bentaleb and William.

There were bookings for Christopher Trimmel, Florian Hubner and Petar Musa from Union Berlin and William and Amine Harit for Schalke.

Union Berlin will next play SC Freiburg away, with Schalke facing Borussia Dortmund at home.