2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
8-2-6, 8th in German 2. Bundesliga
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5dReuters

Bundesliga attendances cut amid COVID wave

The German government have said Bundesliga matches can only have an attendance of up to 50% and up to a maximum of 15,000 spectators.

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98dESPN

USMNT's Hoppe joins Mallorca from Schalke

LaLiga side Mallorca has aquired United States men's international forward Matthew Hoppe on a permanent transfer from German side Schalke 04.

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98dJeff Carlisle

Source: USMNT's Hoppe in Mallorca's sights

Mallorca is in talks with Schalke 04 to acquire USMNT forward Matthew Hoppe on a permanent transfer, a source confirmed to ESPN.

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194dTom 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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206dReuters

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)
213d
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230dStephan 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.

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)
248d
Gladbach ends 9-game winless run vs. Schalke (1:59)
262d
Weghorst nets 16th goal of the season in Wolfsburg win (1:58)
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282dStephan 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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RankingsGerman 2. Bundesliga

Goal Difference86th
Goals Scored295th
Assists21Tied-5th
Goals Conceded217th