Lode released by Schalke 04 – VG

Lode released by Schalke 04 - VG
In pursuit of the club: Marius Lodi.

Marius Laud (29) finished playing for the German club after only half a year.



Neither party was satisfied with the situation, and therefore we decided to terminate the contract. It’s a good business decision for us, and Marius is free to find new challenges,” athletic director Reuven Schroeder says in a press release.

Lode originally had a contract until the summer of 2024, after he became available for Schalke 04 in January 2022. Lode helped move from the Bundesliga to the Bundesliga with the club, but did not play more than six games in the spring. season.

This season he has not been on the field with Schalke.

We wish Marius all the best for the future, says Schroeder.

The central defender has played two matches for Norway and was part of national coach Ståle Solbakken’s squad for Nations League matches in June.

Key player: Lode was a central piece at Bodø/Glimt before moving to Schalke 04. Here with Glimt coach Kjetil Knutsen.

Lode has impressed so much at Bodø/Glimt in recent seasons, having joined the club in 2017, that he and Brede Moe have formed a good pair for stopping by. At Bodø/Glimt, he helped win the title twice, before signing for Schalke 04 in January, so it was a short-lived stay.

This is what it looked like when Schalke 04 moved out of the second Bundesliga this spring:

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