Evaluating the strength of a teams midfield is not easy. At 1vs1 we look at a value called Pass Progression Value (PPV). We measure the ability of players to play the pass into dangerous zones and to create chances. Schalke 04 has a PPV value of 0.15 and FSV Mainz 05 has a value of 0.15. Within the team of Schalke 04 Bastian Oczipka has a total value of 0.5 and in the team of FSV Mainz 05 the best player is Kevin Stoger.
Based on all statistical information we believe that currently Schalke 04 is the better team. Please feel free to discuss with us – the comment box is below. We will be happy to reply.