Sports activities News of Monday, 24 June 2019
Schalke 04 attacker Bernard Tekpetey wants to reach a “larger” pedestal upcoming year subsequent his shift back to the club.
Very last thirty day period, the winger was re-signed by the Royal Blues just a calendar year just after staying offered to then-lessen division side Paderborn.
His 10 aims and six helps in 32 appearances were adequate to assist Steffen Baumgart’s outfit receive promotion to the German top-flight final season.
“I’m not anticipating to repeat what I did at Paderborn. I’m seriously anticipating something better,” Tekpetey advised FootballMadeInGhana.
“For me, I’m aiming large. I want to engage in much better than what I did this year.
“I do not truly care whether or not Schalke will maintain me or mortgage me out to a different club [for next season]. All I care about is my playing time – to get to do what I want to do.
“I want to put up a better overall performance this time who wherever I get the possibility, I’ll do my job.”
Repeating his next tier exploits in the elite division will certainly put the 21-yr-aged among an illustrious list of Ghanaians to have lightened up the Bundesliga.
“I’m established to make history,” Terkpetey ongoing.
“Anthony Yeboah, CK Akonnor, Osei Kuffour and Gerald Asamoah all built historical past in Germany and I want to do identical.
“I love the Bundesliga and I’m determined to make record there just before thinking about offers from other international locations.”
Tekpetey, who represented Ghana at the Africa Cup of Nations in 2017, unsuccessful to make the team for this year’s edition, which is ongoing in Egypt.