Schalke have sacked manager Domenico Tedesco following their 7-0 thrashing at the hands of at the last 16.

Former supervisor Huub Stevens and ex-midfielder Mike Buskens will take charge of the next match against from the on Saturday.

Schalke have lost their past five games and then also sit just 3 places above the German high flight’s relegation zone.

Tedesco, 3 3, was appointed in July 20 17 and has been accountable for 75 games.

He also handled the club’s under-19s between July 20-16 and March 20 17 before joining FC Erzgebirge Aue from the German second branch.