FC Schalke’s 61,000 seated Veltins Arena is definitely one of the more impressive sights in world football. Die Knappen have played there since the stadium opened in 2001 and it has become something of a fortress in German football. The club known for its close links to the mining industry in Gelsenkirchen recently decided  that for the […]

Supporting your club can be a lifelong commitment, and in the case of Corinthians in Brazil you now get the chance to continue that support even after you die. The Sao Paulo club who play their home games at the incredible Arena Cornithians have announced that as part of the club they are opening their […]

On his 100th appearance for Ireland, John O’Shea last night scored a dramatic last gasp equalizer against Germany in Gelsenkirchen. The Irish side have made an impressive start to their Euro 2016 qualification campaign but the less said about the German start the better. The World Cup winners lost on Saturday against Poland and last […]

Borussia Dortmund players looking despondent during their 2-1 defeat to rivals Schalke at the weekend. Dortmund fans will be disappointed at the start the side has made this year, they currently sit 12th in the table. The loss of Robert Lewandowski seems to have hit them hard and Jurgen Klopp’s side have yet to hit […]

  An undated picture showing young FC Schalke fans climbing onto the roof of the goal for a better view!