Hoffenheim - Schalke 04

Germany: Bundesliga
Hoffenheim A. Kramarić (72), I. Bebou (85)
PreZero Arena2-0Attendance: 29.477
Schalke 04
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Alfred Schreuder:
Schalke have been our strongest opponents so far

By Henrik Petersen

Hoffenheim coach Alfred Schreuder admitted his team were slightly lucky to beat Schalke 04 on Sunday.

Alfred Schreuder.
Alfred Schreuder.Photo: TSG Hoffenheim

After surprisingly beating Bayern München on Matchday 7, Hoffenheim celebrated another victory on Sunday as they defeated Schalke 04 2-0.

Speaking after the game, Hoffenheim coach Alfred Schreuder admitted his team were a bit fortunate to win.


"It wasn't our best game today, but we did very well in the second half," Schreuder told reporters and added:

"We have beaten two top teams. Schalke have been our strongest opponents so far. They were very, very good in the first 60 minutes. We had a bit of luck today, but that's how it is sometimes.

"I'm proud of the boys. They are really developing at the moment."

Hoffenheim are 11th in the Bundesliga table.

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