Gelsenkirchen (AP) - Bundesliga soccer club FC Schalke 04 can continue to hope for Ralf Rangnick to return.

«Today we had a constructive discussion about Ralf Rangnick's possible involvement with FC Schalke 04.

This conversation was open and trusting, ”said a joint statement by Jens Buchta and Peter Lange for the Schalke supervisory board as well as the management of Rangnick at the German press agency.

The bottom of the Bundesliga, threatened with relegation, is trying to get the 62-year-old Rangnick, who should also belong to the group of candidates for Löw's successor as German national coach.

«We discussed the general conditions for a possible cooperation in detail.

We then agreed to continue the talks, ”announced both sides.

Rangnick already worked twice as a trainer for the Revierclub in 2004/2005 and 2011.


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