Weston McKennie

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Decisive Euro 2020 qualifiers with Royal Blue involvement

Seven Schalke players are away with their national teams in the last international break of 2019. Three of these are fighting for qualification for next summer’s European Championships.

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An impressive debut and continuing a remarkable streak

FC Schalke 04 celebrated extending an impressive victory over FC Augsburg and a new arrival celebrated a fantastic debut performance in the 3-2 Bundesliga win against FCA.

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Incredible performance: Weston McKennie scores three goals in 13 minutes

Three Schalke players were in international action on Friday (11/10). The results: a win for Weston McKennie, a draw for Amine Harit and a loss for Ahmed Kutucu. Ozan Kabak also celebrated a victory, but unfortunately played no part in the win.

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Disappointing defeat for McKennie, Kutucu loses on his U21s debut

Five Royal Blues played for their national sides on Friday evening and Saturday morning, without tasting much success. Weston McKennie suffered a disappointing defeat with the US against Mexico, while Ahmed Kutucu was also on the losing side on his Turkey U21s debut. Amine Harit (Morocco) picked up a draw, while Benito Raman (Belgium) and Juan Miranda (Spain U21s) didn’t play for their respective nations.

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Seven S04 players on international duty, Benito Raman called up for the first time

Seven of Schalke’s players will be representing their countries during the first international break of the 2019/20 season.

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Weston McKennie: Contract extension 'not a difficult decision'

The last few weeks have been quite eventful for Weston McKennie. The 20- year-old extended his contract and finished runner up at the Gold Cup after captaining the US national team in the final. In an interview with schalke04.de, the midfielder looks back on a busy summer and talks about the future.

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McKennie starts as captain but USA lose in the Gold Cup final

The USA national team were the defending champions but fell at the final hurdle in the defence of their title. On Monday night, Weston McKennie’s team lost 1-0 in the Gold Cup final against Mexico. In front of a packed crowd of 62,493 in Chicago, Schalke’s midfield dynamo started as captain for his country for the first time in his career.

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Weston McKennie on target again as USA reach Gold Cup final

The USMNT have taken the next step on their way to defending their Gold Cup title. Weston McKennie played his part once again, as the US side overcame Jamaica with a 3-1 victory on Thursday (04/07). The Royal Blue had scored the only goal of the game in the previous game, as Gregg Berhalter’s side beat Curacao 1-0 in the quarter final.

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Gold Cup: Weston McKennie heads USA into the semi-finals

Weston McKennie was the USA’s match winner on Monday morning against Curacao in the Gold Cup. The midfielder, whose contract extension had been announced earlier that day at Schalke, headed home a Christian Pulisic cross in the 25th minute to win the game.

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S04 extend contract with Weston McKennie until 2024

Head of Sport Jochen Schneider today announced that Weston McKennie’s contract has been extended until 2024. McKennie’s contract was due to expire at the end of the 2021/22 season.

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Gold Cup: McKennie’s team progress into the quarter-finals undefeated

Weston McKennie did not feature in the USA’s last group game of this year’s Gold Cup. The Royal Blue midfielder watched on from the bench as his team, who had already qualified for the quarter-finals after two wins, celebrated a 1-0 win against Panama.

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Record win for Weston McKennie and the USA at the Gold Cup

Two games, two wins: The USA National Team have secured their passage to the next stages of the Gold Cup with a game to spare, beating Trinidad and Tobago 6-0 in Cleveland on Sunday.