Franco Di Santo


Franco Di Santo moves to Rayo Vallecano

Done deal: Franco Di Santo has left FC Schalke 04 and signed for Spanish side Rayo Vallecano. The Argentine’s contract was terminated early at the Royal Blues.


Leon Goretzka: "We weren't clinical enough"

A disappointed Domenico Tedesco, Leon Goretzka, Ralf Fährmann and Franco Di Santo share their thoughts following the 2-2 draw in Cologne. brings you all the reactions.


Five wins in a row but Schalke daren’t dream yet

Hoffenheim, Leverkusen, Berlin, Mainz and now Wolfsburg. Schalke’s point tally from their last five games couldn’t be any better. “We’ve taken maximum points,” said a gleeful Christian Heidel on the winning streak. The last time Schalke went on such a winning run was under Huub Stevens in the 2011/2012 season.


Breel Embolo: It was a bit of a rollercoaster ride

We paid a trip to the VELTINS-Arena mixed zone after the Royal Blues’ 2-1 win over TSG Hoffenheim to get the thoughts of Breel Embolo, Franco Di Santo and Thilo Kehrer.


Franco di Santo: A game of small margins

The Royal Blues were unfortunate not to pick up points in Munich. However, the Knappen got nothing for their spirited performance against the record champions. We spoke to Franco di Santo, Breel Embolo and Leon Goretzka following the game in the Allianz Arena.

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Franco Di Santo: I was certain it’d go in

Franco di Santo will have fond memories of his 100th Bundesliga game as he and the Royal Blues celebrated a vital 3-2 win over FC Augsburg. Franco fired the Knappen into the lead with a deft flick past Hitz in the visitors‘ goal. The Argentinien shares his views on his exquisite finish and the rest of the game before looking ahead to a trip to Frankfurt.