Early Doors

See the most amazing tunnel in football as Schalke unveil masterpiece

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German club Schalke are living up to their nickname 'The Miners' after unveiling the most stunning stadium tunnel in football.

The club embrace their links to the local mining industry in the Ruhr area and have previously had mining-themed team photos as well as sending some of their stars underground.

But their new tunnel, unveiled prior to a fixture with Bayern Munich on Saturday, was the most stunning endorsement yet.

 

 

Even reigning Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich were impressed enough to tweet their own picture of the tunnel before the clubs' match on Saturday evening. 

 

And here's what the Schalke tunnel looked like before the club's dramatic redesign...

 

 

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