FC Schalke 04 signed Eintracht Frankfurt player Goncalo Paciencia on a one-year loan contract with a possibility to purchase the forward.
The number 18 will be worn by the Portuguese attacker.
The center forward is looking forward to his new challenge: “I can hardly wait to get going. The conversations with Jochen Schneider and David Wagner were great, and they both convinced me of Schalke’s plans.”, he said to the site of the club, Schalke04.de.
Paciencia arrived at Eintracht Frankfurt from FC Porto in the summer of 2018. In 34 Bundesliga games for the Eagles, he scored 10 goals and 5 assists.
In the Europa League (1 goal), the 26-year-old also played 16 times plus six qualifyings (3 goals). He represented his nation at various youth levels and played for Portugal once.