Schalke close on Euro berth

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Schalke moved closer to securing a berth in next season´s Champions League after posting a convincing 3-0 victory over local rivals Bochum.

Gerald Asamoah, Ivan Rakitic and Marcelo Bordon were on the scoresheet as Schalke climbed into second place in the Bundesliga behind new champions Bayern Munich.

Mike Buskens´ side collected their third victory in four games in the process, putting them on 58 points - one point ahead of Werder Bremen and seven points better off than Hamburg - both of whom play on Wednesday.

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