By Kathryn Batte For Mailonline
Published: 18:20 GMT, 9 January 2021 | Updated: 18:20 GMT, 9 January 2021
Schalke finally ended their 30-game winless run as 19-year-old Matthew Hoppe bagged a hat-trick to help give the Bundesliga side their first league victory in 358 days.
The German side are on their fourth manager of the season and were rock bottom of the table with their last three points coming on January 17, 2020.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
But their 4-0 victory over Hoffenheim means they have moved off the foot of the table and avoided equalling a league record of 31 games without win, which was set more than 50 years ago.
Schalke finally ended their 30-game winless run with a 4-0 victory over Hoffenheim
19-year-old Matthew Hoppe bagged a hat-trick in only his fifth senior appearance for the club
The result is a huge relief for the players