Schalke coach Markus Weinzierl is confident that his side can continue their good form and take something from their derby clash at Borussia Dortmund on Saturday.
Schalke have won five of their past six games in all competitions to put a poor start to the season behind them.
The trip to Dortmund is set to fully test their improved form, but with the hosts enduring a blip of their own Weinzierl is in a bullish mood ahead of the 149th Revierderby.
``My team are burning for this game and we're in good...
Andre Schurrle and Christian Pulisic will return to the Borussia Dortmund squad for the derby against Schalke on Saturday.
"It's like a cup final," coach Thomas Tuchel said. "You only have this one chance to win it and otherwise you have to wait for one year."
Partly because of major injury troubles at the Westfalenstadion, Dortmund have only picked up two points from their past three Bundesliga games and dropped to sixth in the standings, six points behind leaders Bayern Munich.
On the other side,...
Union Berlin have accused Borussia Dortmund of "amateurish and chaotic organisation" after thousands of supporters were forced through a small, fenced-off area before Wednesday's DFB Pokal clash, with one visiting fan telling ESPN FC: "I feared I would not get out of there."
The match at the Westfalenstadion, which Dortmund ultimately won after a penalty shootout, had to be delayed by 15 minutes as a result of the scenes outside the stadium.
Prior to the match, a report in the Berlin media said...