Tag Archives: Schalke

Champions League Round of 16

15 Dec

Satellite (16)The Champions League draw was earlier today and we found out our opponent for the Round of 16 and it’s….Schalke! Continue reading

The Daily Drool – Champions League Group G – Schalke: Leon Goretzka

19 Oct

Leon Goretzka19 year old midfielder Leon joined Schalke in 2013. He has represented Germany at the U16, U17, U19, U21 and senior levels.

UEFA Elite Club Coaches Forum

4 Sep

Sneakers? Really Pep, Luis?

Every September UEFA holds this two-day forum for a select group of managers to come together and discuss a variety of football issues, get shit-faced, and talk smack about the other managers. Or so I speculate. This year’s forum is being held right now in Nyon, Switzerland, and is being chaired by UEFA’s coaching ambassador, Sir Alex Ferguson. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Lars Unnerstall

23 Mar

lars unnerstall 2Goalkeeper Lars currently plays for FC Aarau on loan from Schalke. He has represented Germany at the U20 and U21 level.

To the Quarter Finals We Go!

20 Mar
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With Cristiano and Morata’s combined efforts to bring us three goals, we found ourselves through to the next round of the Champions League! It was a bittersweet victory, due to Jese’s injury, but also a record breaking one; the 9-2 aggregate score set a club record in European competition. (MGEF)

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Concentracion, Arrival, Starting Line Up & More

18 Mar
"I know what you've been saying about me and I DON'T APPRECIATE IT."

“I know what you’ve been saying about me and I DON’T APPRECIATE IT.”

Repeat after me: “It’ll grow back. It’ll grow back.” That said, it’s going to look like hot buttered ass while it grows out (as anyone who has ever shaved their head will tell you. I can attest). Continue reading

THE MATCH: Real Madrid-Schalke 04 Champions League Preview

18 Mar


Two Trainings, A Presser & The Roadkill On Sergio’s Head

17 Mar

Seriously, what the HELL is that on his head?

Sorry for my absence yesterday. I packed Shiggers & Max the cat in a rental car and drove through a total of 3 boroughs and 3 states. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Kaan Ayhan

13 Mar

Kaan AyhanCenter back Kaan plays for Schalke. Being Turkish-German, he’s represented both countries at the youth level. Germany at the U16, U17 & U18 levels and Turkey at the U17 & U21 levels.

Top of La Liga and Kickin’ Ass in the Champions League

28 Feb

el smackdown madrileno

*Cue the dramatic music* Our last two matches… in two different competitions…our boys did great things and were rewarded BIG in return. El Smackdown Madrileno! Against Elche we took away the three points and did what?… Oh yeah, assumed our position at the top of La Liga! (with help from Real Sociedad, thank you!) Coming off of that high, it was time to get down to Champions League business. From what we saw on Wednesday, it looked like our boys not only wanted to do well, but also they were up for dishing out a spankin’! Ooh-wee kickin’ ass in Germany! With that, Real Madrid became the first team to score 6 away goals on German soil, in the history of the Champions League. (MisterChip) How’s that for a stat??

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