After the direct return to the Bundesliga, FC Schalke 04 is on his squad for the upcoming season. After the club recently confirmed several departures in the license player, new speculations recently spread about possible summer transfers.
The broadcaster “Sky” reported on Tuesday that the Gelsenkircheners should seriously be interested in midfielder Tom Krauss.
The 20-year-old played in the recent second division season as a loan for 1. FC Nürnberg, recently stood on the lawn in the 1-2 home defeat of the club against the Schalke.
In summer, Krauss actually returns to RB Leipzig, where he still has a contract until 2025. The native of Leipzig has not yet been able to prevail in the red bulls. A single deployment in the Bundesliga was available until 2020 before he joined the Franconia for two years on loan.
Krauss at 1. FC Nürnberg regular player in midfield
In Nuremberg, however, Krauss became a regular player. In two second division games, he played 63 out of 68 possible games for 1. FC Nürnberg and also appeared five times as a scorer.
Most likely, the Leipzig loan business with their U-national player currently seems to be the most likely. According to the media report, the midfielder should also be able to imagine to join the Bundesliga returnee.
Already in the past second division season, FC Schalke had signed several loan players who helped the club on the way to return to the first class. Some were then committed, like full -back Thomas Ouwejan or striker Marvin Pieringer.