Yusuf Kabadayi joins FC Schalke 04 on loan from FC Bayern

Germany youth international Yusuf Kabadayi has joined FC Schalke 04 on a season-long loan from FC Bayern’s reserves. The Royal Blues have also secured a buy option for the 19-year-old attacker. Kabadayi scored nine goals and recorded two assists in 20 games in the Regionalliga Bayern last season.


Mehmet Can Aydin loaned to Trabzonspor

FC Schalke 04 have loaned Mehmet Can Aydin to Turkish Süper Lig side Trabzonspor for the 2023/24 season. The deal includes an option to buy.


Florian Flick completes permanent move to 1. FC Nürnberg

Florian Flick has joined 1. FC Nürnberg on a permanent basis, having spent the second half of last season on loan at the Bundesliga 2 side. Details of the transfer will remain undisclosed.


Defender Timo Baumgartl is a Royal Blue!

Centre-back Timo Baumgartl has joined FC Schalke 04 from PSV Eindhoven. The 27-year-old has signed a contract valid until 30th June 2025. All other details of the deal will remain undisclosed. Baumgartl will wear the number 25 for the Royal Blues.


Leo Greiml ruled out with long-term knee injury

FC Schalke 04 will be without for Leo Greiml for the coming months. The centre-back was taken off early on in the friendly against Twente on Saturday (22/7) and scans have now confirmed the damage.


Simon Terodde is the new captain of S04

Head coach Thomas Reis has chosen Simon Terodde as the new captain of FC Schalke 04. The striker had previously been vice-captain of the side last season.


Rodrigo Zalazar moves to Braga

After two seasons at FC Schalke 04, Rodrigo Zalazar will leave to join Braga, who finished third in Portugal’s Primeira Liga last season. The details of the transfer will remain undisclosed.


Lino Tempelmann joins the Royal Blues

FC Schalke 04 have completed their fifth signing of the summer, with Lino Tempelmann joining the Royal Blues from SC Freiburg. The 24-year-old, who spent the last two seasons on loan at 1. FC Nürnberg, signed a contract until 2026 on Friday morning (14/07). The transfer fee is undisclosed. Tempelmann will already train with his new teammates at this morning’s session in Hohe Tauern.


Danny Latza stands down as Schalke captain

Danny Latza informed head coach Thomas Reis and sporting director André Hechelmann on Sunday (9/7) that he will stand down as FC Schalke 04 captain with immediate effect.


Marius Bülter joins TSG 1899 Hoffenheim

Attacker Marius Bülter has left FC Schalke 04 after two seasons to join TSG 1899 Hoffenheim. The clubs have agreed that the transfer details will remain undisclosed.


Marvin Pieringer departs Schalke to join 1. FC Heidenheim

Striker Marvin Pieringer has left FC Schalke 04 a year before the end of his contract to join newly promoted Bundesliga side 1. FC Heidenheim. Both clubs have agreed that the transfer details will remain undisclosed. The attacker spent last season on loan at SC Paderborn 07.


Rodrigo Zalazar back in Gelsenkirchen, Marius Bülter returns to team training

Marius Bülter has returned to team training at the start of the second week of pre-season. The attacker only trained individually last week after recovering from food poisoning. He therefore missed the friendly against SC Spelle-Venhaus on Saturday (3-0).