Schalke 04 has Friday announced that top talent Leon Goretzka next summer Gelsenkirchen exit and press conference to Bayern Munich draws. “Leon is professional enough to continue to give Schalke the coming months”, tried Tedesco, the courage to uphold.
“Leon has us earlier this week later to know that he is our club wants to leave for Bayern”, opened the sporting director Christian Heidel. “We have that decision with regret accepted. Leon has Thursday, his medical test at Bayern travelled. We are losing a very good player. This summer there was, however, an agreement with the player and his agent. But Leon still wanted to wait with the signs. That he will now leave, is no surprise. We were all prepared for it.”
Coach Domenico Tedesco wanted the positive to emphasize. “I hope that the fans Sunday not to be too negative will respond. Leon will also be in the second half, after all, still important to us. He is professional enough to continue to give Schalke the coming months.”
The 22-year-old Goretza, a jeugdproduct of Bochum, joined Schalke in the summer of 2013. The past seasons grew the midfielder to become one of the defining figures in the team of the Königsblauen. He played 130 official matches for Schalke, in which he 19 times scored.