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Ghana midfielder Anthony Annan returns to Schalke

Published on: 11 July 2012

Ghana midfielder Anthony Annan has returned to Schalke after failing to secure a move away from the German Bundesliga side.

The 24-year-old, who spent last season on loan at Vitesse Arnhem, was eyeing a permanent stay with the Dutch club.

But he has been recalled by Schalke and has already started pre-season training with the Royal Blues in Gelsenkirchen under coach Huub Stevens.

This comes after Vitesse failed to raise the two million Euros demanded by Schalke for them to release the Ghanaian player.

Annan was tipped to exit the club after failing to make the grades at the Veltins Arena when he landed at the club in January 2011.

He helped Vitesse to secure a qualification spot to play in the UEFA Europa League for the upcoming season.

Annan could still depart the club before the transfer window shuts at the end of August.



  • Obodee says:
    July 11, 2012 08:40 pm
    Aaba,anan is more than 24,we shd try to tel da truth abit y
  • Ghanaman says:
    July 11, 2012 08:48 pm
    Your mother the whore has 24 years of experience as a slut. Now, stop lying with no evidence!
  • Jay t says:
    July 11, 2012 09:00 pm
    Ghanaman is a fool
  • Hafiz abdul mutallib 4rm nigeria says:
    July 11, 2012 09:33 pm
    Ma gys,pls 3y 2 gv coment dat make sens insted of practisn vocabularies
  • Royhi Osafo says:
    July 17, 2012 10:39 am
    Stop using abusive words on the player haba u be the parents?
  • thesalonika says:
    July 27, 2012 09:51 am
    Anthony 'Pablo'Annan will definitely make it this time around at Schalke 04, trust me. Annan is now 25 years old.