By James Agberebi: Belgian top flight club Gent that parades Nigerian trio Moses Simon, Anderson Esiti and Samuel, will take on Bundesliga outfit FC Schalke 04 in a friendly game during the winter break, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Schalke made the announcement on their official website on Saturday.
The game which is billed for Sunday, 7th January, 2018, will be played in Spain.
A statement on Schalke’s website reads: “The first Royal Blue friendly of the calendar year has been scheduled. On Sunday 7th January, FC Schalke 04 face Belgian side KAA Gent.
“The match will conclude Schalke’s training camp in Spain and the game will take place at the Estadio Municipal Guillermo Amor in Benidorm.
“After 21 fixtures, KAA Gent lie in fifth place in the Jupiler Pro League. The 2015 Belgian league champions are coached by Yves Vanderhaeghe.”
Gent will return to League action after the winter break when they will host Lokeren on Sunday, 21st January, 2018.
Simon and Esiti have each made 18 league appearances so far this season for Gent, with Simon scoring five goals.
Kalu has appeared 17 times and has found the back of the net four times.
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