German-born Ghanaian youngster Joselpho Barnes has been promoted to the Schalke Under 23 team by coach Gerald Asamoah.
Barnes, who can operate as a winger and also a right-back was one of the key players for the Schalke Under 19 team last season making 17 appearances and scoring a goal whilst he also played twice in the UEFA Youth League.
The 17-year-old will be one of the players coach Asamoah will rely on when the Regionaliiga West begins on Saturday, July 27.
Barnes who is the son of former Ghana Black Starlets skipper Sebastian Barnes is one of the highly rated young players in Germany.
By Edmund Okai Gyimah, Daily Mail GH