Jonjoe Kenny: “Here people bleed and live for football.”

Schalke completed the signing of Everton defender Jonjoe Kenny on a one-year loan deal last week, via Kicker, the English gives his thoughts on a move to the Bundesliga.

“I could hardly believe that such a huge club, that is so steeped in history, was interested in me. I just can’t wait to get started. Many great players such as Sané and Raul have played for Schalke. 

“I’m an aggressive player. I like going forward and being in dangerous positions. I love tackling. I always give everything that I can offer to the team. The way in which Wagner lets his players play, is the same way in which I want to play. His style fits together with my own personal style.”

Gelsenkirchen is: “like Liverpool, in the sense that it is a workers’ city. Here people bleed and live for football.”


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