Kaan Ayhan joins Eintracht Frankfurt on loan

The gathering of experience - Kaan Ayhan’s aim for the second half of the season. He will join up with Eintracht Frankfurt’s squad for the remaining six months of the season.

FC Schalke 04 reached an agreement with the Hessen side, and have loaned him out until the end of the current term. The defender’s contract with the Royal Blues expires on 30th June 2017.

Kaan Ayhan, born in 1994, has played 30 Bundesliga games for Schalke (1 goal), and nine European matches. The Turkey U21 international has made four appearances in the Europa League so far this season.