Already at the beginning of the press conference to the home game against Hannover 96 Schalke’s press spokesman Marc Siekmann had a good news parat: “It runs out,” says youkmann, “that we can already deny the game on the weekend under full utilization.” With the appropriate places, the club is in exchange to clarify “last details”. But Siekmann spread optimism, “shortly” with a corresponding message to the public and to be able to unlock the corresponding tickets. So far, almost 46,000 cards have been brought to the woman and the man, the responsible persons are at the best case with a sold-out arena. Thus, Schalke could first welcome 62,271 spectators for the first time since the Corona Pandemic in March 2020.
Very much to the joy of Mike Büskens, who can celebrate his comeback on the Schalke trainer bank after surviving Corona infection: “That’s awesome, of course,” said the Schalke virgin, who is responsible for the professionals for the third time for the professionals. “Football lives from emotions, football lives of passion and full ranks, support and support.” However, for all the anticipation of the complete return of the fans, Büskens also warn warning the index finger: “But it must not lead to us without brain and wild.”
Personnel has relaxed the location, at Malick Thiaw, who had to stop training on Wednesday, Büskens all-clear could give: “It does not worry so much right now, we hope he can get in the training tomorrow.” Even with Blendi Idrizi, Büskens had positive to report: “He was a little evil, but it was regulated.” Hope also consists of Salif Sané, the defense director could already take the training again. Depending on how Sané cures the burden, he could be an option for the squad according to Büskens. Definitely missing next to the long-term injured the locked Marcin Kaminski (5th Yellow) and Marc Rzatkowski. And also for Andreas Vindheim (muscle injury), the game comes too early: “We hope that he can train again during the conference break and then play in the season end spurt,” said Büskens.
Whether Rodrigo Zalazar is rewarded after his good Joker appearance at the 3-0 in Ingolstadt (a gate, press conference note: 1.5) with a startTarf insert, wüskens left open. “He has implemented exactly what we asked about him,” said Büskens to the performance Zalazars. “He has shown what potential he owns. But that is also a commitment to retrieve this permanent – and we will demand it from him.”
Bücke can not be blinded from the table status Hannovers: “That’s a good team”
From the current form crisis of the opponent Hannover, Büskens does not want to be blazing: “That’s a good team,” so bekens, “which has much more quality than it expresses the current table level.” Büskens recalled the success at the former leader FC St. Pauli (3: 0). Through the out in the cup, however, so beken “Hannover is a bit off the way”. Nevertheless, the Lower Saxony in the course of the season “already proven that they can play excellent football and have good players in their ranks.”