David Wagner: We have to be confident and brave
David Wagner’s home debut in charge of Schalke will come against FC Bayern tomorrow. “We can’t wait for the match. I have sensed the lads’ excitement all week in training,” said the coach ahead of the fixture with the record German champions (24/8, 18:30 CEST).
S04 to face Bielefeld at 20:45 on a Tuesday in the DFB-Pokal
The DFB published the schedule for the second round of the DFB-Pokal on Friday (23/8). FC Schalke 04 will face Arminia Bielefeld on Tuesday, 29th October. The game in the SchücoArena will kick off at 20:45 CEST.
Levent Mercan signs first professional contract
From the Knappenschmiede to the first-team squad: Levent Mercan is the latest prospect to make the leap in to the Royal Blues first team, with the 18-year old signing a four-year-deal at FC Schalke 04.