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Club facts: Schalke

Published: Saturday 1 June 2013, 14.34CET
Club facts: Schalke
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Published: Saturday 1 June 2013, 14.34CET

Club facts: Schalke

FC Schalke 04
Formed:
1904
Nickname:
S04, Die Königsblauen (The Royal Blues), Die Knappen (The Miners)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• UEFA Cup: 1997
• UEFA Intertoto Cup: 2003, 2004

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 7 (1958)
German Cup: 5 (2011)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Champions League unless indicated otherwise)
2012/13:
round of 16
2011/12:
UEFA Europa League quarter-finals
2010/11:
semi-finals
2009/10:
did not take part in UEFA club competition
2008/09:
UEFA Cup group stage (having transferred from UEFA Champions League third qualifying round)
2007/08: quarter-finals
2006/07: UEFA Cup first round
2005/06: UEFA Cup semi-finals (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2004/05: UEFA Cup round of 32 (having qualified as UEFA Intertoto Cup winners)
2003/04: UEFA Cup second round (having qualified as UEFA Intertoto Cup winners)

Records
UEFA club competition
• Biggest home win
6-1: Schalke v HJK Helsinki
25/08/11, UEFA Europa League play-off second leg
5-0:
Schalke v FK Vardar
17/07/04, UEFA Intertoto Cup third round first leg

• Biggest away win
0-5: AEK Larnaca FC v Schalke
20/10/11, UEFA Europa League group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
1-6: Schalke v Real Madrid CF
26/02/14, UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1: Manchester City FC v Schalke
15/04/70, European Cup Winners' Cup semi-final second leg
4-0: Club Atlético de Madrid v Schalke
27/08/08, UEFA Champions League third qualifying round second leg

UEFA Champions League (group stage to final only)
• Biggest home win
3-0 three times, most recently v FC Steaua Bucureşti
18/09/13, group stage

• Biggest away win
0-4: RCD Mallorca v Schalke
16/10/01, first group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
1-6: Schalke v Real Madrid CF (see above for details)

• Heaviest away defeat
4-1: Manchester United FC v Schalke
04/05/11, semi-final second leg
3-0: Chelsea FC v Schalke
06/11/13, group stage

Last updated: 19/03/14 21.39CET

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