With Klaas-Jan Huntelaar back in form, Schalke are on the verge of qualifying for the UEFA Champions League yet again
With Klaas-Jan Huntelaar back in form, Schalke are on the verge of qualifying for the UEFA Champions League yet again
Bundesliga

The scramble for Europe: Part 1

Munich - "Everything is possible mathematically-speaking," said Hamburger SV coach Thorsten Fink after his side’s 1-1 draw with VfL Wolfsburg. Six clubs are still contending for a spot amongst the top six and the reward of European football. While FC Schalke 04 (52 points) are looking to defend their advantage over Eintracht Frankfurt (49) and SC Freiburg (48), Fink’s outsiders HSV (45), Borussia Mönchengladbach (44) and Hannover 96 (42) are not out of the hunt yet for places in the UEFA Europa League.

bundesliga.com analyses the chances of the six teams still searching for European football with Part One focusing on the contenders Schalke, Frankfurt, Freiburg, who have it all to lose. Part two will look at the pretenders HSV, Gladbach and Hannover.