Official training @ the FC Schalke Gym facilities

The official physical fitness, cognitive & speed training has began for our U18 Integrated Academy FC Schalke 04 team in preparation for this week’s match. Wednesday, August 25th, watch us face off against opponent Holzwickeder SC in the Montanhydraulik Stadium. Livestream link and replay to come.

#5 Center Defensive Mid/ Center Back

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FC Schalke 04 in Germany welcomes Andres Lopez to their U18 Residential Academy.

Andres Lopez has joined the FC Schalke 04 integrated team, arriving at the Residential Academy in Germany in August, & immediately started training with his Schalke coaches and teammates. The Knappenschmeide welcomes this U18 team to its ranks, among the players are 20 young Americans that have been scouted throughout the US. Players will not only train but also play exhibition matches wearing the Schalke colors, this club hopes to eventually sign players from the program to their academies.

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FC Schalke 04 live stream of games:

Andres Lopez


GPA 3.7

NCAA #2102113465

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Twitter @andress__lopezz

High School: Charter School of San Diego

FC Schalke Integrated Academy in Germany #5 Center Defensive Mid/ Center Back

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Fall 2016. Selected as an elite player to represent the U.S in Munich Germany, not only did Andres play against the top Bundesliga teams: TSV 1860 Munich, Unterhaching, Ingolstadtin, and Munich. He also received training at the TSV Munich 1860’s youth developmental training grounds with German Pro Coaches Eddie Lowen and Milen Gaganelov.  He was also extended a special invite by TSV 1860 Youth Academy to participate in training with their academy team.