Dortmund are looking to keep up the chase for the top spot. Jadon Sancho, is already on 15 assists for the season, Marco Reus likely still sidelined with a thigh injury.
Schalke have not won in the Bundesliga since beating Borussia Mönchengladbach 2-0 on 17 January.
Dortmund: Bürki – Piszczek (c), Hummels, Akanji – Hakimi, Brandt, Delaney, Guerreiro – Sancho, Haaland, Hazard
Schalke: Schubert – Todibo, Sane, Nastasic – Kenny, McKennie, Serdar, Oczipka (c) – Harit – Burgstaller, Raman
- Dortmund won seven of their first eight Rückrunde matches.
- They had won four Bundesliga games in a row for the first time this season.
- Haaland and Sancho have scored more Bundesliga goals in 2020 (nine and five respectively) than the entire Schalke team (four).
- Schalke’s longest winless run under Wagner tallies to Seven Bundesliga matches.
- They have lost only one of their last eight derby meetings with Dortmund.