Defeat to Stuttgart (1-5) in the 23rd round of the Bundesliga resulted in personnel changes at Schalke.
According to a number of German sources, particularly Bild and Sport1.de, head coach Christian Gross, sporting director Jochen Schneider, team manager Sascha Riether and fitness coach Werner Leuthard have been sacked.
At the end of December 2020 Gross took charge of Schalke, under him the team averaged 0.45 points (one win, eight losses, two draws).
Gross was the team’s fourth coach in 2020 after David Wagner, Manuel Baum and Huub Stevens.
Schalke are last in the Bundesliga table with nine points after 23 games.