Updated on 07/12/2020 at 16:50
Weston mckennie It was without a doubt one of the pleasant revelations in the Bundesliga 2019-2020. The North American midfielder was the second player with the highest number of games at Schalke 04 and even contributed with three touchdowns for those of Gelsenkirchen.
Its great season has generated that two greats from England want to sign the new jewel of United States soccer, according to the British press. « It is understood that McKennie is looking to move on to a team with higher aspirations in European competition and the Premier League champions Liverpool and Chelsea by Frank Lampard fit perfectly into their views, » says The Sun.
The 21-year-old midfielder is valued at 20 million euros and has a contract until 2024 with Schalke 04. However, the delicate financial situation that the ‘mining’ picture is going through would force them to sell McKennie in the current market.
The other English teams that have probed the player from Texas are: Everton FC, Newcastle United and Wolverhampton Wanderes, although one notch below the ‘reds’ and ‘blues’.
McKennie has played 19 matches with the United States’ national team, where he debuted in 2017 in an international friendly against Portugal.
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