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Preview: After the sporting action indefinite halt over the last few months due to the widespread of COVID-19 pandemic, football fans can finally breathe a sigh of relief with the restart of the Bundesliga 2019-20 season.
One of the first matches after the resumption of the German football season will be between the two top tier clubs Borussia Dortmund and Schalke.
Dortmund who are at the second position in the Bundesliga league table with 51 points will take on Schalke who are at the sixth position with 47 points.
The match will be played at the Signal Iduna Park and is the first major European league to resume amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Axel Witsel and Emre Can will not be playing for Dortmund. Dan-Axel Zagadou, Nico Schulz and Marco Reus will also be absent. Schalke will not see Omar Mascarell and Ozan Kabak playing and Benjamin Stambouli is doubtful suggest media reports.
A victory for Dortmund on Saturday will help them narrow the gap with leaders Bayern Munich to just a single point. However, the match will be played behind closed doors and fan entry to stadiums has been prohibited to avoid the spread of coronavirus .
When and where to watch Bundesliga live streaming Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke match?
The Bundesliga fixture between Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke will start at 7 pm on Saturday, 16 May. The match will be aired on the Star Sports Network’s Star Sports Select 2 and Star Sports Select HD 2. It can be live-streamed on Disney + Hotstar.
All matches to be streamed on Disney + Hotstar:
Saturday 16 May
Borussia Dortmund vs Schalke 04, Augsburg vs Wolfsburg, Fortuna Düsseldorf vs Paderborn, RB Leipzig vs Freiburg, Hoffenheim vs Hertha Berlin (all at 7PM)
Eintracht Frankfurt vs Borussia Monchengladbach (10 PM)
Sunday 17 May
Cologne vs Mainz (7 PM)
Union Berlin vs Bayern Munich (9.30 PM)
Werder Bremen vs Bayer Leverkusen (12 AM, Monday)