180621_harit

Amine Harit and Morocco knocked out of World Cup at group stage

The dream of reaching the last 16 of the World Cup is no longer for Amine Harit. Thanks to the 1-0 loss against Portugal on Wednesday, Morocco have no chance of progressing to the knockout phase. The north Africans showed another good performance against the reigning European champions, which makes it all the more tough to take.

180619_harit

World Cup enters critical phase for Royal Blues

Thing are about to get serious for Schalke players at the World Cup in Russia. While Amine Harit and Leon Goretzka need nothing less than a win in their quest for a spot in the last 16, Marko Pjaca and Breel Embolo will be hoping to build on their positive starts to the tournament. schalke.04.de looks ahead to the upcoming matches.

180618_embolo

Breel Embolo and Switzerland hold Brazil to a draw

Breel Embolo and the Switzerland national team frustrated five-time World Cup winners Brazil on Sunday night. Thanks to a courageous performance and a bit of luck, the Swiss were able to hold their Group E opponents from South America to a 1-1 draw. Schalke’s Breel Embolo was brought on in the 80th minute.

180617_pjaca

Marko Pjaca subbed on in Croatia win

Marko Pjaca and Croatia made a successful start to their World Cup campaign on Saturday. Zlatko Dalic’s side took a deserved lead against Nigeria and never really came under too much threat as they cruised to a 2-0 win. Pjaca was subbed on in the 86th minute.

180614_embolo_aufmacher

Breel Embolo: We want to deliver!

After the 2016 European Championships, Breel Embolo will take part in his second big tournament. On Sunday (17.06. at 20:00 CEST) the Swiss kick of their World Cup campaign against Brazil. The attacker spoke to schalke04.de about the tournament in Russia.

180615_harit_wm

Defeat for Amine Harit on World Cup debut

Amine Harit and Morocco were unfortunate to lose in their World Cup opener versus Iran. A 95th minute own goal Iran take all three points in Group B with a 1-0 win.

180615_WM-Start

Knappen seeking to enter World Cup history books

The ball is rolling, the 2018 World Cup has begun. On Thursday, the hosts Russia opened the tournament with a 5-0 win over Saudi Arabia. On Friday, four Schalke internationals will be hoping to make their mark on football’s biggest stage.

180611_harit

Amine Harit: Heart on his sleeve

It was a season full of highs for Amine Harit at S04. But there’s more to come. On Friday (15.06.), the World Cup begins for the Moroccan playmaker. The 20-year-old spoke to schalke04.de about the tournament in Russia.