German side FC Schalke have beaten a host of top European clubs to the signature of highly-rate...
German side FC Schalke have beaten a host of top European clubs to the signature of highly-rated Swiss striker Breel Embolo.
The 19-year-old forward, who has been competing with his national side at Euro 2016, signed a deal with Schalke the day after being eliminated by Poland on penalties.
Embolo, who has enjoyed three seasons in the Basel first team, had been heavily linked with a move to the Premier League with both Manchester United and Arsenal supposed suitors.
After confirming the signature and revealing his new squad number, Schalke couldn’t resist poking fun at Arsenal, Wolfsburg, Barcelona and Manchester United when they shared a video via their official Twitter account: