Schalke begins the Bundesliga campaign on a high. The Royal Blues, led by young coaching phenom Domenico Tedesco, jumped from 10th place in 2016/17 to second in 2017/18, and will return to Champions League play.
The new season also brings a new kit supplier. For the debut Umbro home jersey, the front panel has a zig zag print on the front. White v-neck and cuffs, which are decorated with the Umbro double diamond pattern. On the back is the club motto "Wir leben dich", "We live (for) you."