Levent Mercan signs first professional contract

From the Knappenschmiede to the first-team squad: Levent Mercan is the latest prospect to make the leap in to the Royal Blues first team, with the 18-year old signing a four-year-deal at FC Schalke 04.


Hamza Mendyl joins Dijon FCO on loan

Hamza Mendyl will leave FC Schalke 04 to join Dijon FCO on loan until 30th June 2020. The French side finished in 18th place in Ligue 1 last season. The left-back joined the Royal Blues in summer 2018 and signed a contract until 30th June 2023.


Pablo Insua remains on loan at SD Huesca

25-year-old Pablo Insua, who is under contract at FC Schalke 04 until 30 June 2021, will spend another season on loan at SD Huesca. Schalke have extended the loan deal by another year.


Daniel Caligiuri: Give 100% in every single minute

After earning a well-fought point in Mönchengladbach, Daniel Caligiuri is hoping for another positive result this Saturday (24/8) against FC Bayern. The 31-year-old spoke with schalke04.de about a good start to the season, his more attacking role in David Wagner’s system, the upcoming game with the record champions and being named ‘Player of the Season’.


Sascha Riether: You can see we’re developing

The new first-team coordinator is pleased with the start of the new season. After all, Sascha Riether has had mixed experiences in that regard as a former player himself. The 36-year old spoke to schalke04.de about the team’s performance against Borussia Mönchengladbach, the Royal Blues’ tactical approach and the challenges ahead.


DFB-Pokal: S04 to face Bielefeld in second round

Christoph Metzelder drew FC Schalke 04 away from home in the second round of the DFB-Pokal. The former Royal Blue won the cup with Schalke in the Olympiastadion in 2011 and drew David Wagner’s side against Arminia Bielefeld on Sunday evening.


Benito Raman: Next time I will bury it!

Having recovered from an ankle injury, Benito Raman made his competitive debut for the Royal Blues on Saturday (17/08), and the Belgian almost marked the occasion with a goal. The winger talks about the goalless draw at Mönchengladbach, his performance, the wasted chance and our next challenge in the Bundesliga.


04 debuts, a milestone reached and one still to come

The 0-0 draw against Mönchengladbach may not have produced any goals, but there were still one or two interesting additions to the stats book.