Tag Archives: Schalke 04

Bundesliga: Dortmund blow 4-goal lead to draw 4-4

Centre-back Naldo equalised for Schalke in the 94th minute with a header from a corner (Image credit: Reuters)

Without a league win since September, out of the Champions League and now a 4-0 lead thrown away at home against their local rivals – things are not going well for Borussia Dortmund. Dortmund were four goals up after 25 minutes against Schalke before the visitors hit back, equalising in the 94th minute. Striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who was dropped for disciplinary reasons earlier ...

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Okraku: Road to recovery going according to plan for Baba Rahman


Dreams FC owner and manager of Baba Rahman,Kurt Okraku has revealed that the Chelsea left wing back’s path back to recovery is progressing according to schedule. The Ghanaian international suffered a cruciate ligament injury in his left knee during Ghana’s opening match of the 2017 Afcon against the Cranes of Uganda. Prior to his injury Baba had made only seven ...

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Abdul Rahman Baba: Gerald Asamoah has given me a lot of help


Abdul Rahman Baba has been a part of the Schalke squad for around six weeks now, and is really getting to grips with things. Schalke 04 caught up with the Ghana international to discuss the loss to FC Köln, the current Bundesliga table situation, his friend and former team mate Gerald Asamoah, and the Royal Blue fans. … the defeat ...

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UEFA Europa League: Baba Rahman strike beats Nice in France


Ghana’s Baba Rahman struck in the 75th minute to give Schalke their first win in this season’s Europa League away to Nice OCG. The player, who is on loan from Chelsea, exchanged passes with Max Meyer down the left hand side of the penalty box and moved on to fire past Nice goalkeeper Yoan Cardinale. The goal was difference between ...

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Baba Rahman makes EuroSports Bundesliga team of the week


Ghana and Schalke 04 defender Baba Rahman is on the high again after his dazzling performance against Bayern Munich earned him a place in the EuroSports Bundesliga team of the season. The Ghana left back was arguably the best player of his side with some decent play on the flanks against the Bavarians in the crunch encounter. Baba was able ...

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Jefferson Farfan set to join Al Jazira


A fee is agreed between Al Jazira and Schalke for winger Jefferson Farfan and, according to a report from ESPN FC, Farfan himself has now agreed to move. The 30-year-old Peru international is expected to complete a medical and then sign a three-year-deal with last season’s Arabian Gulf League runners up, according to the report. The Abu Dhabi club have ...

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Ghana International Kevin-Prince Boateng cools off in Greece

Kevin-Prince Boateng

Schalke outcast Kevin-Prince Boateng is in Greece on a holiday without his family fueling speculation he could sign for a Super League side. The 27-year-old was spotted on the beach in Mykonos where he was cooling off after being dismissed by the German outfit in May this year. The Ghanaian international was surprisingly not in the company of his fiancee ...

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Jerome Boateng slams Schalke for punishing brother

Jerome Boateng

The Bayern Munich defender says his brother Kevin-Prince Boateng is not to blame for the Royal Blues’ poor campaign in the Bundesliga Bayern Munich and Germany defender Jerome Boateng has criticised the decision of Schalke 04 to drop his half-brother Kevin-Prince Boateng from the squad, claiming that the Ghana international is being used as a scapegoat for the Royal Blues’ ...

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Kevin Prince Boateng: I have been wrongly accused


Kevin Prince Boateng has spoken for the first time since his infamous sacking from Schalke 04 after the club suffered a defeat to Cologne in the German top-flight. Last Monday, the club released a statement that Boateng and Sidney Sam had been released from their contracts which were due to run till 2016. Speaking to SPORT BILD in Germany, the ...

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Kevin Prince Boateng sacked by Schalke 04


German Bundesliga side Fc Schalke 04 have announced the sack of former Black Stars midfielder Kevin Prince Boateng from the team in what seems like an attempt to reverse the recent trend of bad results the team has endured. The Royal Blues have won only three of their last ten games in all competitions  and have fallen behind FC Augsburg, Borussia ...

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