On 7 October , after a 1—2 defeat to Hoffenheim and after amassing just eight points from seven matches, Keller was sacked and succeeded by Roberto Di Matteo.
Hospitality services and restaurants at the S04 Veltins-Arena. Ice hockey events are hosted at the S04 Veltins-Arena.
Biathlon and a variety of winter sport events are hosted at the S04 Veltins-Arena. The headline sponsors of Schalke 04 are the China-based electronics manufacturer Hisense and the Russia-based hydrocarbon giant Gazprom.
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In the year , the supporters voted for Schalker Jahrhundertelf , the "Team of the Century": Schalke's stadium, known as the Veltins-Arena under a sponsorship agreement with Veltins brewery, was completed in the summer of and has a capacity of 62, spectators.
The facility was previously known as the Arena AufSchalke and replaced the Parkstadion capacity of 62, built in Prior to this, the club had played its matches in the Glückauf-Kampfbahn , constructed in with a capacity of 35, The facility was used for amateur matches during its latter years with a reduced capacity of just 5, The number of members of Schalke 04 grew from 10, in to , in This figure makes Schalke 04 the second-biggest sports club in Germany and fourth-biggest sports club in the world, behind Bayern Munich, Sporting Lisbon and first-placed Benfica.
Schalke 04 has the fourth-largest fan-base of any team in the world. Apart from Gelsenkirchen 10, members and its immediate neighboring towns, the members of Schalke 04 also come from more distant cities such as Cologne 1, , Berlin and Dortmund The fan-base of Schalke is connected, in a friendly way, with the supporters of 1.
FC Nürnberg and Dutch club Twente. The friendship with Nürnberg is the oldest connection between two fan-bases in Germany. Before a match between both clubs, the official club songs are played.
Popular unofficial chants are. The Revierderby is the rivalry between local clubs Schalke 04 and Borussia Dortmund , both situated in the densely populated Ruhr region.
Because of the small geographical distances between the clubs roughly 30 kilometers , fans of opposing clubs often meet in everyday life. The term may be used in any match between two football clubs of the Ruhr region such as VfL Bochum , Rot-Weiss Essen or MSV Duisburg , but the term is most commonly associated with the rivalry between Schalke and Dortmund due to the derby's popularity and prestige.
To some fans, the win of the derby itself is more important than the actual performance in the Bundesliga. Actors Uwe Ochsenknecht and Ralf Richter , both of whom were in the award-winning film Das Boot played the main roles, while many persons associated with Schalke had cameo roles, such as manager Rudi Assauer , coaches Huub Stevens and Helmut Schulte, and player Yves Eigenrauch.
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In women's football , FC Schalke 04 have achieved some notable successes in the late seventies and early eighties of the 20th century.
The S04 women's team was five times Westphalia champion and twice cup winners as well as competing in the German Championship and in the DFB Cup ended up being each in the first round.
Mid-nineteen eighties, the S04 women's team was dissolved. Since the —08 season, S04 is cooperating with the women footballers of the second division 1 FFC Recklinghausen.
The basketball department of FC Schalke 04 played in the —89 season in the National Basketball League Basketball Bundesliga and from for several seasons in the ProA , the second highest basketball league in Germany.
Currently, the Schalke 04 basketball department competes in the ProB. This department was founded in The handball department of FC Schalke 04 was founded in In it competed in the Gaumeister prior to competing in the Gauliga until the end of the Third Reich , the then top division.
After the Second World War, except for a few years in the league, the S04 handball department did not build on the successes. Currently the S04 handball department competes in the national league.
The athletics track and field department of FC Schalke 04 was founded in Famous members were multiple German champion in sprint such as Erika Rost; and the winner of the silver medal in the decathlon at the Olympic Games , Frank Busemann ; and the European Athletics Junior Championships gold in metres , Sebastian Ernst.
The table tennis department of FC Schalke 04 was founded in In the —53 season, the FC Schalke 04 table tennis department competed for a year in the big leagues, up unto the foundation of the table tennis Bundesliga in , the top division in Germany.
In the —14 season S04 table tennis department competed in the Westphalia district league. The FC Schalke 04 table tennis department women's team was one of the early participants in the s in the national league, until it was withdrawn in In early June, they debuted in the European League of Legends Championship Series , officially organized by developer Riot Games and the top level of professional League of Legends competition in Europe.
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