Schalke-Basel Preview: Hosts must beat Swiss to seal last-16 berth
Jens Keller's side are a point behind their visitors heading into the Veltins-Arena showdown and know they have to win to qualify for the next round Schalke must defeat Basel on home soil on Wednesday night in order to reach the last 16 of the Champions League.
Schalke's Dennis Aogo suffers knee injury
Bundesliga side Schalke 04 lost Dennis Aogo to a cruciate ligament rupture for the rest of the season, the club said in a statement on Saturday.
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Schalke defender Aogo tears ligament in right knee
Schalke defender Dennis Aogo will likely be out for the rest of the season after tearing the cruciate ligament in his right knee.
Schalke to use Kevin as lead striker
The head coach of Schalke Jens Keller would start using Ghana midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng as a typical striker in the German Bundesliga.
Bundesliga - Schalke's Boateng to return a
Midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has been undergoing treatment this week for a recurring knee problem but will be fit when Schalke 04 take on VfB Stuttgart on Saturday, hoping to launch a much-delayed attack in the Bundesliga.
Schalke draws 0-0 at Bucharest in Champions League
Basel defeated visiting Chelsea 1-0 in the other group game to move into second spot - one point behind Chelsea and one ahead of Schalke.
Steaua Bucharest-Schalke Preview: Die Knappen look to bounce back against winless Romanians
Jens Keller's men could seal a place in the last 16 with a win, but they will be without Marco Hoger, Chinedu Obasi and Kyriakos Papadopoulos through injury .
Chelsea look to seal progress, Dortmund in danger
Four teams have already qualified for the last 16 ahead of matchday five of this season's Champions League group phase.
Injury setback for Huntelaar
Klaas Jan Huntelaar admits his return to action following a knee injury is likely to be later than first anticipated but he is nevertheless staying positive about his chances of making Holland's World Cup squad.