When Julian Draxler returns to Schalke as a Wolfsburg player, his former fans will heckle him, says World Cup winner Thomas Berthold.
Ruhr rivals Borussia Dortmund and Schalke head into their derby as clubs moving in opposite directions. While Schalke are near the top of the table, Dortmund are mired in a downward spiral.
Domenico Tedesco's appointment flew under the radar and his team are doing the same. After a patchy start, Schalke are rising up the table and they welcome a Hamburg side treading water, as the Bundesliga returns.
Borussia Dortmund couldn't return to winning at Stuttgart as Bayern Munich extended their perfect record under Jupp Heynckes. Schalke beat Hamburg to go second, with Leipzig held in Leverkusen.
Bayern Munich's defeat of Augsburg had special significance for head coach Jupp Heynckes. Elsewhere, Schalke seized upon a chance to go second, while Bremen picked up a first win of the season.
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