Roberto di Matteo resigns as Schalke 04 coach
Roberto di Matteo resigns as Schalke 04 coach

FC Schalke 04's Italian coach Roberto di Matteo has decided to leave the club and prematurely terminate his contract that had been extended to June 2017, according to a statement by the German football club on Tuesday.

Roberto Di Matteo leaves Schalke after disappointing season
Roberto Di Matteo leaves Schalke after disappointing season

Schalke 04 coach Roberto Di Matteo left the club on Tuesday after the Italian said a difference of opinion over plans for next season made it impossible for him to see out the remainder of his contract to 2017.

Schalke's Julian Draxler out injured for rest of year
Schalke's Julian Draxler out injured for rest of year

Schalke 04 attacking midfielder Julian Draxler will be out for the rest of the year after picking up a thigh injury in their 1-0 win over Augsburg on Friday, the club said on Saturday.

Schalke head to buoyant Bayern after Real rout

Fresh from their record European defeat at home to Real Madrid, Schalke 04 face another potential drubbing when they travel to all-conquering Bayern Munich on Saturday.

US star Jones set to switch to Besiktas

USA midfielder Jermaine Jones is set to switch from Bundesliga club Schalke 04 to Turkish side Besiktas, it emerged on Thursday.

Kirchhoff joins Schalke until 2015

German football club Bayern Munich`s stand-by defender Jan Kirchhoff has joined league rivals Schalke on loan until June 2015.

Schalke sign up Mayer, 18, till 2018

Max Meyer, 18, was given a five-year contract of extension at the German Bundesliga football club Schalke 04.

Schalke boss demands improvement for Chelsea

Schalke 04 must produce a big performance if they want to live with Jose Mourinho`s Chelsea on Tuesday in the Champions League, the German`s boss Horst Heldt has insisted.

Holtby leaves Schalke at end of season

German international midfielder Lewis Holty rejected Schalke04`s offer to extend his expiring contract with the "Royal Blues", the club said on its official homepage.

Liverpool target Holtby confirms intention to leave Schalke

The 22-year-old refused to sign an extension with his current side, paving the way for a Bosman move in the summer, and the club`s general manager insists they respect his decision.