Fans of Schalke pushed out the door club President Clemens Tennies. Fans unhappy with the results of the club in the second half of the season, and accuse the President in the spread of coronavirus.
That the head of the Board of Directors of the German club resigned due to protests of fans, reports The Intelligencer.
The resignation under pressure of the fans
In the last round of the championship of Germany “Shalke” has suffered devastating defeat from “Freiburg” – 0:4. After the match, angry fans of the club gathered to Express dissatisfaction with the work of Clemens.
Fans blamed the officials for the failure of the second half of the season, because the team since January did not get any victory in the Bundesliga.
The last victory of Schalke in the League was recorded in January in the match against VfL “Borussia” – 2:0. After the restart of the season, the players “Shalke” has scored five goals, conceding from the opponents a total of 22 goals in his own net.
In the end Schalke took the 12th place and missed the European competition for two seasons in a row. They have 39 points scored.
Another reason of discontent of the fans is the outbreak of the coronavirus in the slaughterhouse, which belongs to Clemens. It was found about 1,400 cases of infection with the virus.
What is known about Clemens Tenniese
In 2001, Clemens headed the Supervisory Board of the club. Also Tennies included in the economic Committee of the “Schalke” and the Committee on sports issues. In General, 64-year-old official had worked in the club since 1996.
When Tenniese “* Schalke” three times won the German Cup and another ten times and qualified for the Champions League. Under his leadership, the debts of the club rose to 200 million euros.
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