Stevens after unhealthy debut at Schalke 04: ‘Giving up the very last thing we do’

Huub Stevens is dissatisfied that he misplaced on Saturday when he made his debut as interim coach of Schalke 04. The errant Gelsenkirchers misplaced 0-1 at house in opposition to Arminia Bielefeld within the Bundesliga.

Schalke should worry relegation

“It was an actual relegation match, through which each groups fought onerous and Bielefeld was the fortunate winner. They took benefit of our errors on the proper instances,” mentioned Stevens.

Stevens was appointed on Friday as successor to the dismissed Manuel Baum, who was the second coach after David Wagner to be dismissed this season. The 67-year-old Limburger was additionally unable to steer Schalke 04 to the primary victory of the season a day later.

“Giving up is the very final thing we’ll do. We’ll hold combating and hope for a little bit extra luck. There is no such thing as a different method, we have now to maintain working collectively,” mentioned Stevens.

Schalke 04 should worry relegation to the Second Bundesliga. The illustrious membership has collected solely 4 factors within the first 13 video games and is subsequently in final place.

It’s nonetheless unclear who the coach of Schalke 04 will likely be within the second half of the season. In precept, Stevens will likely be on the sofa till the top of this calendar 12 months. Schalke will solely play in opposition to SSV Ulm 1846 on Tuesday within the second spherical of the DFB-Pokal.

Stevens was already thrice coach of Schalke 04, which is in an enormous disaster. The staff has not received 29 video games within the Bundesliga and is approaching Tasmania Berlin’s destructive report of 31 video games with out a win in 1966.

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