Champions League news

Schalke eye knockout stages

November 21, 2012
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent
Ahead of Schalke's Champions League Group B match against Olympiakos on Wednesday, boss Huub Stevens is targeting qualification for the tournament's knockout stages with one match to spare.

The Royal Blues currently top their group with eight points and victory against Olympiakos would see the Bundesliga side through to the next round, something Stevens considers a sizeable task.

"The players can complete a great achievement," Stevens said during the pre-match press conference. ...

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