Football second division Schalke 04 has extended the contract with midfielder Florian Flick (21) prematurely until 30 June 2024. “Schalke gave me the opportunity to go the step from the Regionalliga- to the Bundesliga player. For this I am very grateful for that,” said Flick in a press release of the royal blue. The previous contract on Schalke still had a term until 2023. “It’s our festive goal to keep talented players like Florian and develop with well,” Stressed Schalke midfielder Florians Director Rouven Schröder.