Nabil Bentaleb sent to train with the U23s again

The midfielder will train with the Royal Blues’ U23s side until further notice.


Mark Uth out for rest of season

The striker will miss out on the rest of the season after picking up an adductor injury during the DFB-Pokal quarterfinal against Werder Bremen on 3 April.


Nabil Bentaleb will return to first team training

After three weeks out, Nabil Bentaleb will return to first team training from Tuesday.


Home-grown talent Nassim Boujellab signs professional contract with Schalke

Nassim Boujellab is the latest product of Schalke’s youth academy to make the jump into the club’s first team. The 19-year-old’s first professional contract with Schalke will run until 30 June 2022, as his current contract was due to run out at the end of the 2018-19 season.


S04 to be without Mark Uth for the time being

Mark Uth picked up picked up an adductor injury in the latter stages of the DFB Pokal quarter-final defeat to Werder Bremen on Wednesday (03/04/19).He underwent an MRI scan on the day after the game. Further inspections will be made on Friday in Munich.


Taking better advantage of goal scoring opportunities will lead to success

Schalke’s disappointment over their 0-2 defeat to Werder Bremen in the DFB-Pokal semi-finals on Wednesday (3/4) can still be felt. Especially since the game could have easily gone in a different direction.


Huub Stevens: The team tried everything, but nothing came off

Head coach Huub Stevens was satisfied with his side’s performance against Werder Bremen on Wednesday (3/4) in the DFB-Pokal, despite a 2-0 defeat. Guido Burgstaller and Alexander Nübel were annoyed that the team missed good chances to go ahead. schalke04.de has summarised the post-match reactions.


Schalke eliminated in the DFB-Pokal by Bremen

S04 failed to progress to the semi-finals of the DFB-Pokal on Wednesday (3/4). The Royal Blues lost 2-0 to Werder Bremen, with Milot Rashica and Davy Klaasen scoring the visitors’ goals.


Huub Stevens: What matters is the here and now

Werder Bremen have yet to lose in 2019—something that FC Schalke 04 will be looking to change on Wednesday (April 3, 20:45 CEST), where a win at home will secure them a spot in the DFB-Pokal semi-finals. The team may be able to call on striker Guido Burgstaller, who has missed a few games after recently undergoing dental surgery.

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Embolo scores acrobatic goal in memorable game, Sané celebrates last-minute win

Breel Embolo played for Switzerland against Denmark on Tuesday evening (26/3) in a European Qualifier. The side got themselves a 3-0 lead, however, by the end of the match, there was no winner. Things went better for Salif Sané and Senegal, who faced Mali in a friendly. Schalke04.de has summarised the games.


Guido Burgstaller signs a contract extension until 2022

Guido Burgstaller never stops running or giving his all for the Royal Blues – and that will be the case for the next few years still: FC Schalke 04 have extended Guido Burgstaller’s contract until 30th June, 2022, after his current deal was due to expire in 2020.


Late joy for Yevhen Konoplyanka

Ukraine clinched the winner in the dying seconds of their Euro qualifier against Luxemburg on Monday (25th March), sealing a 2-1 victory. Gerson Rodrigues headed the ball into his own net in the third minute of added time and gave the Eastern Europeans their first three points of the campaign after a goalless draw in their opening match in Portugal.


Embolo assists, Sané wins with a clean sheet

Breel Embolo started in a European Qualifier on Saturday (23/3), bagging himself an assist in the process, while Salif Sané celebrated a good result with his side as they won their last qualifier for the African Cup of Nations.


Huub Stevens: It’s the only way

Despite losing 2-0 to Sevilla in Friday’s Antonio Puerta Trophy, Huub Stevens wasn’t downbeat about the way his side played. “It’s a pity that we couldn’t reward ourselves for a solid performance,” said the Schalke coach.


Konoplyanka’s Ukraine hold Portugal in EURO qualifier

Yevhen Konoplyanka became the first Royal Blue to kick off their EURO 2020 qualifying campaign on Friday night. The winger helped Ukraine spring a surprise against defending champions Portugal, with Cristiano Ronaldo & Co. held to a 0-0 draw.


Weston McKennie gets injured during win over Ecuador

During the US’s 1-0 friendly win over Ecuador on Friday (22/2), Weston McKennie had to be taken off injured in the 68th minute.


Trofeo Antonio Puerta: 13 first-team players and eight academy players in Schalke squad

FC Schalke have been invited to face FC Sevilla on Friday (22/3, 20:45 CET) for the ‘Trofeo Antonio Puerta’. The match in the Estadio Ramón Sánchez-Pizjuán is a great honour for the Knappen and it also gives new head coach Huub Stevens the chance to test his players against a strong side after his first full training week in charge.


Last-minute win for Rabbi Matondo

Rabbi Matondo played his second international game on Wednesday (20/3), winning 1-0 with Wales against Trinidad and Tobago. The winger was brought on in the 71st minute for Tyler Roberts. Ben Woodburn scored the winning goal for Wales in Wrexham in the second minute of added time.


From Coke to Rakitic - Six players who have played for both Schalke and Sevilla

FC Schalke 04 and Sevilla have not only been linked by a fan friendship since their two matches in the 2006 UEFA Cup semi-finals. Half a dozen players have played for both clubs. Schalke04.de has a look over the six players.


Six S04 players called up for internationals

In the first international break of the year, there will be qualifiers for the 2020 Euros and the African Cup of Nations. Several Schalke players have been called up to their respective countries.