'Not competitive': Schalke woes continue under Gross as record looms

Neither a new coach for the new year nor a dozen Tasmania Berlin fans rooting for them have helped Schalke end their miserable winless run in Bundesliga. A 3-0 defeat at Hertha Berlin on Saturday saw Schalke slump to 30 games without success, and next weekend could see them equal Tasmania’s 31 straight games without success from 1965-66. Their opponents then are mid-table Hoffenheim who themselves started the year with a 3-1 home defeat against Freiburg, with coach Sebastian Hoeness naming the first half performance “a script of a horror movie.” Schalke have played and felt like this for almos…

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