Kicker Report: All Schalke players intend to play the rest of the season, Schmedes may join front office

After visiting the team training camp in Gelsenkirchen on Wednesday, Kicker magazine Schalke 04 correspondent Toni Lieto reported that no players wished to take advantage of sporting director Peter Knäbel’s offer to refuse to play in the final four fixtures of the season.

The club’s search for additional administrative assistance also takes on a more concrete form.