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100,000 fans get a flavour for the new season

The ‘Schalke-Day’ has been a wonderful tradition for years and it was once more an unforgettable experience for the players, coaches, members of the board and fans alike. Just like last year, about 100,000 supporters swamped the stadium grounds on Sunday to get into the mood for the upcoming season.

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Thilo Kehrer set to move to PSG

It looks like Die Königsblauen’s squad is set to change as centre-back Thilo Kehrer is on the verge of a move to Paris Saint-Germain. At midday on Sunday (12th August) FC Schalke 04 agreed a transfer with the French champions after weeks of negotiations.

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Domenico Tedesco: I feel right at home at Schalke

News that will delight the royal blue family – Domenico Tedesco has extended his contract until 30th June 2022. In an interview with schalke04.de, the head coach speaks about what the club means to him, his aims and the footballing philosophy of his team.

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Domenico Tedesco extends Schalke contract until 2022

2018/19 Bundesliga runners-up Schalke have started the new season with a Royal Blue-orientated piece of news. FC Schalke 04 have reached an agreement for a contract extension with Domenico Tedesco, who has increased the length of the current deal to run until June 30th 2022. The previous deal expired on June 30th 2019.

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Steven Skrzybski: An indescribable feeling

Steven Skrzybski’s debut could not have gone better as he scored inside two minutes of coming on at the VELTINS-Arena. The final pre-season game against Fiorentina will not be forgotten anytime soon.

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S04 thrash Fiorentina 3-0

Schalke 04 warmed up perfectly for the season, defeating ACF Fiorentina 3-0 in the VELTINS-Arena on Sunday 11th August. The goals were scored by Weston McKennie (69.), Steven Skrybski (75.) and Cedric Teuchert (84.).

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Domenico Tedesco: Massive test in our own back yard

All Königsblauen enjoy reminiscing about the last game of last season against Eintracht Frankfurt, where players and fans alike celebrated finishing runners-up in the VELTINS-Arena. After a long 91 day break, die Knappen return to their home ground on Saturday at 16:00 (CEST) to take on Fiorentina. When the game kicks off, a player who took part in those same celebrations in May could be playing on the opposing team.

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Reunion with Marko Pjaca in Fiorentina friendly

On Saturday (11.08.18) we will be reunited with former player, Marko Pjaca, who joined ACF Fiorentina on loan from Juventus a few days ago and will feature for Fiorentina in Schalke´s final friendly. The World Cup runner-up played for us on loan in the latter part of last season.