Training Camp


S04 to take on FC Copenhagen in Kufstein

The Royal Blues will face the Danish champions as part of the summer training camp on Tuesday, 11th July, 18:00 CEST.


First friendly against SC Spelle-Venhaus – training camp once again in Mittersill

FC Schalke 04 are now able to confirm the key dates for this summer’s pre-season. Thomas Reis’ team will start training ahead of the 2023/24 season on Monday, 26th June at the Parkstadion. An exact start time will be announced in due course.


Schalke 04 have arrived in Mittersill

Here we go, it’s time for the training camp in Mittersill! Schalke 04 have safely arrived at the Nationalpark Hohe Tauern, with the team bus, which was transporting the 32 players who have travelled to Austria, pulling into the Schloss Mittersill car park at precisely 15:08 CEST.


Frank Kramer: Work hard on the finer details in Mittersill

Following an intensive week of training, including two friendlies with third-division SC Verl and SV Meppen, FC Schalke 04’s first team have the chance to rest and recharge their batteries before travelling to Mittersill in Austria for a training camp on Monday.


Pre-season schedule: Training to get underway at the Parkstadion- first friendly opponent confirmed

36 days after winning the 2. Bundesliga and returning to the top flight, Schalke will begin their preparations for the 2022/23 season. The first training session will take place on Wednesday 22nd June at the Parkstadion. Entry to the session (approx. 11:00 CEST start) is free.


S04 to host training camp in Mittersill in July

Following FC Schalke 04’s successful promotion back to the Bundesliga, the club have already laid plans in preparation for the 2022/23 season. The team will take part in a pre-season training camp in the Hohe Tauern National Park holiday region from 11th to 20th July.


Schalke 04 training camp in Belek cancelled

FC Schalke 04 have decided not to travel to the planned training camp in Belek, Turkey. The decision was taken following discussions with the medical department as well as correspondence with the relevant authorities with consideration given to the current coronavirus situation and especially the growing spread of the Omicron variant.


S04 to travel to Belek for their winter training camp

FC Schalke 04 will prepare for the second half of the season in the Turkish Riviera. Head coach Dimitrios Grammozis’ side will train for one week in Belek, from Monday 3rd January until Sunday 9th January. The plan is to play at least one friendly during their stay in southern Turkey.


Schedule for pre-season friendlies announced

FC Schalke 04 will again travel to Mittersill, Austria for the summer training camp, which will run from 29th June to 10th July 2021. Two friendlies have been arranged during the camp in the Hohe Tauern National Park region, while head coach Dimitrios Grammozis' team will play three more matches in Gelsenkirchen ahead of the 2020/21 season.


Schalke to return to Mittersill for pre-season training camp

The Royal Blues will begin pre-season training on 17th June. Head coach Dimitrios Grammozis and his team will have six weeks to prepare for the start of the 2021/22 Bundesliga 2 season (23rd-25th July).


Second round of Covid-19 testing finds no further infections

Good news from Längenfeld, as the second round of Covid-19 testing has found no further infections in the Schalke setup. Schalke had carried out more tests after a member of the training camp setup had tested positive. That person has been in self-isolation since Sunday (23/8) without symptoms.


Preseason programme: Gelsenkirchen, Herzlake and Austria

FC Schalke 04 have determined the key details regarding their preseason training programme ahead of 2020/21. In total, David Wagner's team will complete two training camps and play eight friendlies in order to best prepare for the new Bundesliga campaign. On Monday, 3 August, training will commence in Gelsenkirchen.