S04 knocked out of the DFB-Pokal in Wolfsburg

FC Schalke 04 were beaten 1-0 at VfL Wolfsburg in the round of 16 on Wednesday night (3/2). Wout Weghorst scored a rebound after Ralf Fährmann had saved his penalty. The Royal Blues created a number of chances, but Koen Casteels made numerous saves to frustrate S04.


DFB sets new date for Schalke’s Pokal tie

After the DFB-Pokal match between FC Schalke 04 and a representative of the Bavarian Football Association (BFV) was postponed, a new date has now been set.


Timing for DFB-Pokal first-round match confirmed: S04 to play on Sunday at 15:30 CEST

The DFB has today confirmed the timings for all 32 first-round matches in the DFB-Pokal. The Royal Blues will be in action on Sunday, 13th September, with kick-off set for 15:30 CEST. S04 will face off against the best-ranked side in the Bavarian Regionalliga, which will likely be 1. FC Schweinfurt 05.


S04 drawn against Bayern in the DFB-Pokal quarterfinals

FC Schalke 04 will have to play a home tie against FC Bayern in the quarterfinals of the DFB-Pokal. DFB integration co-ordinator Cacau conducted the draw on Sunday.


A first brace and a dream debut

In the 5-0 victory against SV Drochtersen/Assel in the first round of the DFB-Pokal, Guido Burgstaller scored twice for the first time in the competition. Another player celebrated his debut and his first goal.

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DFB-Pokal: Schalke to face SV Drochtersen/Assel on 10th August

The DFB announced the dates and times of the 32 fixtures in the first round of the DFB-Pokal on Thursday. The Royal Blues will face SV Drochtersen/Assel on Saturday 10th August, with kickoff set for 15:30 CEST. The match will take place in the Kehdinger Stadion, with a capacity of around 3,000.


DFB-Pokal Quarter-Finals: Schalke to host Werder Bremen

The Royal Blues will host Werder Bremen in the VELTINS-Arena for a place in the DFB-Pokal semi-finals. The quarter-final draw was held in the German football museum on Sunday evening.


DFB-Pokal: Wednesday night clash in Köln for S04

The DFB have announced the timings for the sixteen DFB-Pokal second round matches with Schalke 04 travelling to 1. FC Köln on Wednesday 31st October (18:30 CET). The game will take place in the 50,000 capacity RheinEnergieSTADION.


Abdul Rahman Baba: “I’ve got my strength back”

After over three months without a competitive fixture, the anticipation for the season opener for the Royal Blues was understandably large. However, one member of the team had a greater feeling of excitement for the game against 1. FC Schweinfurt 05 than the rest, after his long period of suffering.


Domenico Tedesco: It’s going to take everything we’ve got

Two camps, six friendlies and endless training sessions, on Friday (17th August) the sweat-inducing preparation phase comes to an end. At 20:45 (CEST) die Königsblauen face off against 1. FC Schweinfurt 05 in the first round of the DFB-Pokal. “We are excited that things are now getting going,” Domenico Tedesco gives his thoughts on the start of the competitive season.


S04 head to Schweinfurt for DFB-Pokal first round

The Knappen are heading to Bavaria for their first game of the 2018/19 season. In the first round of the DFB-Pokal, Domenico Tedesco’s side face 1. FC Schweinfurt as drawn on Friday evening.


Max Meyer: I didn’t realise at first it’d gone in!

One scored the winner, the other kept a clean sheet. Max Meyer and captain Ralf Fährmann shared their thoughts on making the DFB-Pokal quarter-finals.