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Sports News of Monday, 7 May 2018

Source: ghanasportsonline.com

Baba Rahman, Bernard Tekpetey grab UEFA Champions League ticket with Schalke O4

Abdul Baba Rahman and Bernard Tekpetey will be playing in the UEFA Champions League next season.

The two have secured qualification to the European competition with Schalke O4.

The Royal blues with a game to spare will finish in the second position behind crowned champions Bayern Munich.

With 60 points to their credit, Schalke O4 have already grabbed one of the four available slots to Europe.

Bernard Tekpetey returned to Schalke O4 after a brief loan stint with Rheindorf Altach.

Domenico Tedesco’s side will take on Eintracht Frankfurt in the final match.

Schalke O4 failed to taste European football this season after finishing in a disappointing 10th position in the German Bundesliga last season.

Baba Rahman, 23, was resigned on loan by Schalke O4 from Chelsea after recovering from a knee chronic injury.

Tekpetey, 21, rejoined Schalke O4 after a brief loan stint with Austrian Club Rheindorf Altach.