S04 win training game against SV Schermbeck
Saturday saw the Royal Blues play out a training game against fifth-tier SV Schermbeck. The match, played at Schalke 04’s training ground, saw Frank Kramer’s side win 6-0.
The S04 team consisted primarily of all the players who did not play or only played a few minutes in the friendly against FC Twente on Friday evening, including Leo Greiml, making his return from an ACL injury. The summer signing from Rapied Wien played the final half an hour.
The first half saw Marvin Pieringer score twice, either side of Blendi Idrizi’s goal. Following the break, Kerim Calhanoglu, Dong-gyeong Lee and Dominick Drexler all found the net to give the Royal Blues a 6-0 win.
Schalke: Fährmann – Aydin, Cissé (60′ Greiml), Thiaw (46′ Matriciani), Calhanoglu – Flick – Drexler, Lee, Idrizi, Mollet (60′ Lode) – Pieringer
Goal: 1-0 Pieringer, 2-0 Idrizi, 3-0 Pieringer, 4-0 Calhanoglu, 5-0 Lee, 6-0 Drexler