VfL Wolfsburg


Simon Terodde: It’s always good to get on the scoresheet

Striker Simon Terodde’s first goal of 2024 was a lovely one, bringing down Tobias Mohr’s cross on his right foot and then firing through the legs of Koen Casteels on his left against VfL Wolfsburg on Saturday (6/1).


Karel Geraerts: An energtic performance

Despite losing 3-2 to VfL Wolfsburg on Saturday (6/1) in a friendly, coach Karel Geraerts praised his side. “You can never be happy as a coach when you lose, but I’m really happy with the performance and the attitude on show,” he said. “It was an energetic performance.”


A narrow defeat in our first friendly: S04 beaten 3-2 by Wolfsburg

FC Schalke 04 suffered a 3-2 defeat in their match against VfL Wolfsburg on Saturday (6th January). Simon Terodde (34’) and Timo Baumgartl (90’) found the net for the Royal Blues. A total of 22 players featured at the Estádio Algarve in Faro and Loulé, one of the EURO 2004 host venues.


S04 to face VfL Wolfsburg – friendly live on YouTube

FC Schalke 04 have agreed to play a friendly against a Bundesliga side during the training camp in Portugal. Karel Geraerts’ side will play VfL Wolfsburg on Saturday (6/1) at 16:30 CET at the Estádio Algarve in Faro and Loulé (the border between the two cities runs through the middle of the pitch).


Maya Yoshida: We’re moving on, we’re looking ahead, we can do it!

Maya Yoshida had a strong tackle percentage on Friday (10/2) and was a big reason why FC Schalke 04 didn’t concede against VfL Wolfsburg for the third game in a row. The Japanese player was rarely beaten both in the air and on the ground, so that one of the most prolific attacking line-ups in the Bundesliga (VfL had scored 14 goals in their first four games in 2023) left the VELTINS-Arena empty handed.


Michael Frey: We won’t let up

Thomas Reis’ side recorded a third consecutive goalless draw on Friday night (10/2). Along with his opposite number, Niko Kovac, he spoke to the press after the game. Michael Frey and Ralf Fährmann also gave their thoughts on the match to the journalists present.


Schalke held to a 0-0 draw against Wolfsburg after two disallowed goals

FC Schalke 04 once again failed to get their reward for a strong performance on Friday night (10/2). Just like in the last two games against Köln and Gladbach, this home match against VfL Wolfsburg ended 0-0. Alex Král (52’) and Michael Frey (76’) both had goals ruled out for the Royal Blues.


Thomas Reis: We want to show which team is at home

Schalke’s last two games have seen decent performances and two decent results to boot. Following these goalless draws against Köln and Gladbach, Thomas Reis is desperate for a first win of 2023 on Friday at home to VfL Wolfsburg (10/2, 20:30 CET). “We want to take the next step and get a reward of three points,” said the head coach.

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Frank Kramer: We have solid foundations based on hard work

Two missed penalties, a disallowed Wolfsburg goal – and in the end, a goalless draw. After 90 minutes in Wolfsburg on Saturday (20th August), the head coach as well as Simon Terodde and Marius Bülter spoke about the game. Schalke04.de has summarized the most important parts of their interviews:


Resilient S04 hold Wolfsburg to a goalless draw

FC Schalke 04 earned a hard-fought point as they drew 0-0 away at VfL Wolfsburg on Saturday (20/8). Alexander Schwolow made a number of fine saves, although Simon Terodde twice missed out on a golden opportunity from the penalty spot in the first half.


Frank Kramer: We want to dictate play and take our chances

A week on from Schalke’s dramatic last-minute draw against Borussia Mönchengladbach, the Royal Blues prepare to face VfL Wolfsburg on Saturday (20/8, 15:30 CEST). Head coach Frank Kramer was able to draw positives from the 2-2 draw against the Foals, but also added that there is room for improvement still.


Dimitrios Grammozis: Too many gifts in the second half

Both coaches agreed that Schalke made life tough for Wolfsburg in the first half on Saturday (13/3), however the hosts were clearly the dominant side after the break. Shkodran Mustafi also spoke to the media after the final whistle.