2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
1-0-1, 8th in German 2. Bundesliga
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66dTom Hamilton and Stephan Uersfeld

Schalke's dramatic decline and remarkable relegation

Schalke's 2020-21 season was a disaster: they employed five coaches, won just three games and were relegated, resulting in fans attacking players.

Bornauw's late winner lifts Cologne to relegation playoff (2:02)
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78dReuters

U.S. star Hoppe dents Frankfurt's UCL hopes

Champions League hopefuls Frankfurt crashed to a 4-3 defeat at relegated Schalke on Saturday with U.S. star Matthew Hoppe scoring the winner.

Matthew Hoppe scores sensational goal for Schalke (1:12)
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Hertha Berlin picks up crucial win over Schalke (1:53)
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Hoffenheim produces stunning comeback vs. Schalke (1:47)
85d
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102dStephan Uersfeld

Schalke fans attack players after relegation

Schalke players were attacked by their own fans when returning from Bielefeld after being relegated from Bundesliga for the first time in 30 years.

Relegated Schalke marred by 'terrible finances and terrible people' (1:00)
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Schalke ends 3-game losing streak vs. Augsburg (1:02)
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Huntelaar scores top-class volley in Schalke loss to Leverkusen (0:40)
120d
Gladbach ends 9-game winless run vs. Schalke (1:59)
134d
Weghorst nets 16th goal of the season in Wolfsburg win (1:58)
141d
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154dStephan Uersfeld

Schalke in meltdown as entire sporting staff axed

Schalke's problems continued as they sacked their first-team staff to become the first Bundesliga club with five different coaches in a season.

Stuttgart surges past Schalke with 5 goals (2:03)
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Haaland scores stunner in Dortmund's win vs. Schalke (2:10)
162d

RankingsGerman 2. Bundesliga

Goal Difference-213th
Goals Scored1Tied-12th
Assists1Tied-10th
Goals Conceded3Tied-10th