Schalke 04 - Hertha BSC

Germany: Bundesliga
Schalke 04 A. Harit (6)
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Hertha BSC D. Boyata (19), J. Ngankam (74), D. Lukebakio (89)
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Schalke confirm Hertha clash will take place despite several coronavirus cases

By Rune Gjerulff

Tonight's Bundesliga game between Schalke 04 and Hertha BSC will go on as planned.

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Schalke 04 have confirmed that tonight's Bundesliga game against Hertha BSC will take place despite multiple positive COVID-19 tests.


In total, seven players from the already-relegated Bundesliga club are currently in quarantine.

"During PCR testing on Tuesday (11 May), one player of the FC Schalke 04 licensed team tested positive for COVID-19. The player in question is in strict isolation within the quarantine training camp," said Schalke 04 in a statement.

"He is the third player in total to currently test positive for corona. The other two players were already in domestic isolation before the start of the quarantine training camp. Four other players assigned to contact group one are under quarantine."



Schalke 04
(3-1-4-2)
1Ralf Fährmann
30Shkodran Mustafi
26Salif Sané
24Bastian Oczipka
41Florian Flick
31Timo Becker ↩90
36Blendi Idrizi ↩77
25Amine Harit
20Sead Kolašinac (C)
21Klaas-Jan Huntelaar ↩77
43Matthew Hoppe
Bench
23Frederik Rønnow
9Benito Raman ↪77
18Gonçalo Paciência ↪90
22Steven Skrzybski ↪77
2Kilian Ludewig
19Brooklyn Ezeh
49Vasíleios Pavlídis
28Alessandro Schöpf
Hertha BSC
(4-2-3-1)
1Alexander Schwolow
2Peter Pekarík
20Dedryck Boyata (C)
14Omar Alderete
21Marvin Plattenhardt
6Vladimír Darida ↩58
29Lucas Tousart
7Mathew Leckie ↩58
16Javairô Dilrosun ↩76
24Nemanja Radonjić ↩89
9Krzysztof Piątek ↩58
Bench
12Nils-Jonathan Körber
11Dodi Lukebakio ↪58
27Jessic Ngankam ↪58
5Niklas Stark
25Jordan Torunarigha ↪89
42Deyovaisio Zeefuik
18Santiago Ascacíbar ↪58
23Eduard Löwen
40Jonas Michelbrink ↪76

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