Schalke will be looking to get back to winning ways and stop the Bayern Munich juggernaut as the two sides face each other in Bundesliga on Saturday.
Arsenal have reportedly opened talks with Schalke 04 left-back Sead Kolasinac over a move in the summer transfer window
Arsenal and Tottenham are reportedly set to go head-to-head in the summer in the pursuit of Schalke 04 midfield maestro Leon Goretzka.
The Blues have suddenly become extremely active in the final few hours of the January transfer window, with numerous players being lined to a move to the Premier League leaders and The Hard Tackle attempts to bring you come of the major transfer news and updates surrounding Stamford Bridge
After entering into preliminary talks with his representatives a few days earlier, Chelsea have now launched a late bid for highly rated left-back Sead Kolasinac.
The 20-year-old winger has emerged as the Bundesliga's most promising young attacking talent and has been rewarded for his excellent 2015-16 season by being given a spot in Germany's Euro 2016 squad. Although Manchester United are reported to be interested in his signature, rivals Manchester City have made the first concrete move to bring him to England.
Shinji Kagawa's superb chip was not enough to prevent Borussia Dortmund drawing 2-2 at Schalke on Sunday, edging Bayern Munich towards a historic fourth straight Bundesliga title.
The 2016 summer transfer window will be the first one that Jurgen Klopp will be presiding over at Liverpool, and it looks like he has made his first signing already. The best part for Liverpool is that it isn't going to cost them a penny.
VfL Wolfsburg on Monday signed Julian Draxler from Schalke 04 as a replacement for Belgium playmaker Kevin de Bruyne, with the Germany international signing a five-year contract, both clubs confirmed.
Liverpool are now in pole position to sign Greece defender Kyriakos Papadopoulos. The Schalke defender currently on loan at Bayer Leverkusen is ready to move abroad and has been watched by Liverpool scouts for two seasons.