As of Thursday afternoon, Schalke has yet to get a new coach. This seems to be a disaster for some contemporaries – decision makers have won the trust.
The word spoken matters and this time it comes from none other than Rudi Assauer, ultimately a managerial legend. When Schalke was once again looking for a coach before the 2003/04 season and there seemed to be no suitable candidate, Assauer calmed the troubled masses in his own way: “We will find an idiot,” he said, “we will to find. “