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|4||FC Union Berlin||34||+12||60|
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Schalke sacked coach Markus Weinzierl one season into his three-year deal on Friday and appointed Dominico Tedesco in his place.
De Maiziere, 63, made the remarks after a season marred by several outbursts of violence both inside and outside grounds.
Former Bundesliga champions 1860 Munich's relegation to Germany's third division has plunged the club into chaos amid recriminations.
Ayre, 54, left his role at Anfield in February to become general manger at Munich, who have been relegated to the third tier.
Former Bundesliga champions 1860 Munich were relegated from Germany's second division on Tuesday in a game that was held up for 15 minutes.
Wolfsburg clinched Bundesliga survival by beating Eintracht Braunschweig 1-0, giving the side an aggregate win in their relegation-promotion playoff.