Bundesliga news

Heldt gives Keller vote of confidence

February 4, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent
Schalke general manager Horst Heldt has labelled the club's 2-1 defeat to Greuther Furth on Saturday as "humiliating" but has given his backing to under-fire boss Jens Keller.

Schalke's woeful form continued at the weekend with the last-minute loss to the Bundesliga strugglers, meaning they have picked up just one win in their last nine league games.

The defeat means the German club now sit sixth in the table and are seven points behind the Champions League spots.

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