|Club Name||Fußball-Club Gelsenkirchen-Schalke 04|
|Nickname(s)|| Die Königsblauen (The Royal Blues)|
Die Knappen (The Miners)
|Division||Bundesliga & Other Leagues|
Schalke 04 are a German team that regularly qualifies for the Champions League but despite this they have not made an appearance in the Pro Evolution Soccer series since PES 5 where the German league was controversially axed from the roster excluding Bayern Munich.
 PES 3 - 5
They appeared as an unlicensed team named Ruhr.
 PES 2013
Schalke return to the PES series in PES 2013.
Despite the fact that they do not appear in the game, a few of their top players do, mainly appearing for their national side in PES 2010 which can enable fans to create Schalke using the spare teams in Other Leagues without creating most of their players from scratch.