Sport Fischer warns: "Schalke is facing very difficult times without Tönnies"
Tönnies-Aus: How the fans react
Clemens Tönnies clears the way for FC Schalke 04. The majority of the fans are relieved, some fans do not cry to Tönnies. © Imago Clemens Tönnies has resigned from FC Schalke 04 Clemens Tönnies has resigned from FC Schalke 04 . The reactions of the fans to the royal blue quake are different, but the majority of the supporters support Tönnies' step. "Today is a good day," writes the user "Haldenbiker" on Twitter, who also expresses "respect for Tönnies" because he has spared the club an ordeal.
Cologne (SID) - Schalke icon Klaus Fischer sees a very difficult future after the resignation of Chairman of the Supervisory Board Clemens Tönnies to come to his old club. "Where are they going to get the money from now?" Said the 70-year-old to the news portal t-online.de: "Without Clemens Tönnies, we will go through very difficult times. One should not forget: Tönnies would also have had the contacts that were in the In the event of an outsourcing would have put together a million-dollar package. "
Now the club loses "the one who was there when the going got tough. Because Tönnies has always supported the club when it was needed," Fischer continued. That is why "now those who want to get rid of Clemens Tönnies are in demand. You have to take them on board now. I only expect nine-wise men who know everything better," said the former international.
Despite the corona outbreak in Tönnies' meat factory and its racist statements, Fischer remains committed to the long-time boss of the miners. "Clemens himself knows best that he also made mistakes and said things that he shouldn't have said. He says that too, and he apologized. But the current situation was, of course, a feast for many." said the former world-class striker, who scored 210 goals for Schalke in 334 competitive games in the 1970s.
Gelsenkirchen approves fan demo on Schalke: Under conditions .
The authorities in Gelsenkirchen have approved the announced demonstration of Schalke supporters on Saturday. A maximum of 2,000 visitors are admitted, and participants must also comply with hygiene regulations, WAZplus reported on Wednesday. Various fan groups had asked to participate in a human chain around the Berger Feld club area with the Veltins Arena parallel to the Bundesliga away game of the Bundesliga soccer club FC Schalke 04 in Freiburg (3.30 p.m. / Sky).