After there was recently conflicting news about a possible contract extension of Amine Harit, the FC Schalke 04 admitted with a message on the club's website all doubts from the Path. The Royal Blues announced on Wednesday afternoon that they had extended the contract with the attacking midfielder prematurely until 30 June 2024. As reported "Bild" should be included in the new working paper of the Moroccan international player a Ausstsiegsklausel. Harit can not leave FC Schalke this summer.
Harit moved in the summer of 2017 for eight million euros from FC Nantes to Gelsenkirchen. After a good debut season, the Moroccan international made the past season rather off the pitch for headlines. However, the right foot shines again with outstanding six goals and five assists in 16 competitive matches in 2019/20. "Amine is one of the many players between the ages of 19 and 23 who, with their great potential, can be the sporting future of the club He wants to consciously be part of this group and continue his personal development with us, "said S04 coach David Wagner in a first statement after the contract extension. "Amines premature contract renewal is a great sign for our club," added sports director Jochen Schneider.For Harit played the commitment of Wagner in the considerations to tie themselves to shell obviously a central role. "David Wagner explained to me from day one the role I play in his plans and how I can help the team, which has given me great confidence, without him, his coaching staff, the entire staff and my team, I would not have one again such a positive development, "said the 22-year-old. He does not see his sporting development at the end and "would like to play with Schalke 04 in the coming years like international again.