Timo Werner scored a hat-trick as rampant RB Leipzig reignited their Champions League push with a 5-0 rout of Mainz on Sunday.
Major European football made its cautious return on Saturday as Germany’s Bundesliga became the first of the big five leagues to resume during the coronavirus pandemic, but amid strange new conventions there were the familiar sights of a dominant Borussia Dortmund performance and VAR controversy.
Newcastle have handed Nabil Bentaleb the chance to prove himself in the Premier League all over again after signing him on loan from Schalke.
Borussia Monchengladbach’s Bundesliga title hopes were dealt a blow as they were beaten 2-0 at Schalke.
Borussia Dortmund were held to a goalless draw by Schalke in Saturday’s Revierderby clash in Gelsenkirchen.
Schalke coach David Wagner admitting he is getting impatient waiting for what is sure to be an emotional Revierderby against his former employers Borussia Dortmund.
RB Leipzig continue to lead the Bundesliga after defeating Werder Bremen 3-0 at the Weser Stadium.
Amine Harit struck a fine 89th-minute winner as Schalke beat Mainz 2-1 at the Veltins-Arena to move up to second place in the Bundesliga.
Robert Lewandoski single-handedly made Bayern Munich’s quest for an eighth Bundesliga title look a lot more likely, as the Bavarian stalwart contributed a hat-trick to provide Niko Kovac’s side with their first win of the season at Schalke.
Chelsea teenager Ethan Ampadu’s loan to RB Leipzig is the latest in a number of moves British players have made to the Bundesliga.
Norwich have announced the signing of goalkeeper Ralf Fahrmann on a season-long loan from Schalke.
Everton defender Jonjoe Kenny’s impending loan to Schalke is the latest in a number of moves British players have made to the Bundesliga.
Leicester defender Christian Fuchs has signed a one-year contract extension with the club.
Neymar has been hit with a three-match European ban by UEFA for his expletive social media post about the penalty awarded to Manchester United in their Champions League victory over Paris St Germain last month.
Manchester City face Schalke in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday.
Milot Rashica’s brace helped Werder Bremen come from behind to record a 4-2 Bundesliga win over Schalke and boost their European hopes.
Pep Guardiola had no complaints over the use of VAR after refereeing controversy overshadowed Manchester City’s dramatic Champions League win at Schalke.
Leroy Sane and Raheem Sterling struck late as 10-man Manchester City snatched a dramatic 3-2 win at Schalke on a night dominated by VAR controversy.
Manchester City face a quick reunion with their Academy graduate Rabbi Matondo as they take on Schalke in the Champions League this week.
Schalke have signed Wales winger Rabbi Matondo on a permanent deal from Manchester City.