Weston McKennie RUMORS & NEWS

  • Juventus star Weston McKennie tests positive

    ESPN "Juventus and USMNT midfielder Weston McKennie has tested positive for the coronavirus, the club has announced. McKennie, 22, becomes the second Juventus player to test positive this week, following Cristiano Ronaldo's result announced on..." October 14

  • More USMNT players at Champions League clubs can only improve World Cup prospects

    ESPN "The recently concluded European transfer window has the potential to be a watershed moment for U.S. players. It wasn't so much how many players moved, but where they went. Weston McKennie left Schalke 04 to join Italian giants Juventus, and Sergino..." October 13

  • Juventus, USMNT star Weston McKennie: My country won't accept me due to skin colour

    ESPN "USMNT midfielder Weston McKennie has said he represents a country which "possibly doesn't even accept me just for the colour of my skin." McKennie paid tribute to George Floyd during a Bundesliga match for former club Schalke as he wore an..." October 12

  • Weston McKennie: A great honour to be the first American at Juventus

    Black & White & Read All Over "Juventus signing Weston McKennie was officially unveiled today as a member of the Bianconeri, and in his first comments after signing on, the player was impressed by what he had seen and heard. “The idea of coming to play here, at a club with a great history, it excited me...." September 07

  • Weston McKennie arrives for medical ahead of his Juventus move

    Black & White & Read All Over "The pride of Texas is now on Italian soil. And very much about to make the biggest move of his very young career. American midfielder Weston McKennie, one of the more surprising moves Juventus has made over the last couple of summers, has arrived at J Medical in Turin on..." August 28

  • Report: Weston McKennie could have his Juventus medical as soon as Friday

    Black & White & Read All Over "Wednesday brought a bit of a shocker: Juventus, the nine-time Italian champions, are on the brink of signing an American player for the first time ever in club history. That player, as we now know, is 21-year-old midfielder Weston McKennie, who has spent the last three-plus years..." August 27

  • Reports: Juve to sign McKinnie, Bernardeschi and Khedira subject of swap rumors

    Black & White & Read All Over "The first transfer deal of the Andrea Pirlo era may be upon us. According to multiple reports in Italy, including Fabrizio Romano and Gianluca Di Marzio, Juventus are close to signing American midfielder Weston McKennie from Schalke. The midfielder, who will turn 22 on..." August 26

  • Report: Southampton open Weston McKennie talks; could pay £20m

    The Boot Room "Southampton have entered into talks regarding a potential £20 million move for Weston McKennie, but Sky Sports has noted a possible issue for Ralph Hasenhuttl’s side. The Saints are seemingly looking to bolster their midfield ranks this summer. Pierre-Emile..." August 18

  • Reports: Southampton eye Schalke’s Weston McKennie as Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg replacement

    St. Mary's Musings "It’s looking increasingly likely that Southampton’s Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg will be leaving St Mary’s for either Tottenham or Everton. According to German outlet Kicker, Saints are eyeing up Schalke midfielder Weston McKennie as a replacement for..." July 28

  • Report: Weston Mckennie wants Premier League move, Liverpool and Everton battling

    HITC Sport "According to Sky Germany, Schalke midfielder Weston McKennie wants a move to the Premier League after seeing Christian Pulisic’s success. It’s claimed that Hertha Berlin want to sign McKennie, but he prefers a move to England – and has decided he wants to leave..." July 13

  • Report: Everton and Newcastle want USA international Weston McKennie

    The Boot Room "German newspaper Bild have claimed that Everton and Newcastle United are interested in signing Schalke midfielder Weston McKennie – and the Bundesliga side want £22.5million for the wonderkid. McKennie, 21, has starred for Schalke since joining the German side from..." July 03

  • United States' Weston McKennie open to Schalke exit

    ESPN "United States international Weston McKennie is open to leaving Bundesliga side Schalke 04, sources told ESPN. McKennie, 21, was one of the few Schalke players to not see his stock drop following a run of 16 Bundesliga games without a win this season. No..." July 02

  • USMNT midfielder Weston McKennie on President Trump: 'In my eyes, you can call him a racist'

    Yahoo! Sports "United States men’s national team midfielder Weston McKennie might have been the first professional athlete to take his protest of George Floyd’s death to the playing field. Now, he’s speaking out against President Donald Trump. In an interview with German..." June 10

  • Jadon Sancho and Bundesliga gestures of support to be examined by German FA

    Mirror "  The German Football Association is set to examine tributes to George Floyd and other political gestures made by a number of players during the weekend's Bundesliga action. Among the players to be looked at is Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho, who took off..." June 01

  • USMNT's Weston McKennie scores a beautiful goal in the Bundesliga (video)

    Yahoo! Sports "Weston McKennie picked a good time to score his second goal of the Bundesliga season. The 21-year-old United States men’s national team midfielder gave sputtering Schalke its first strike away from home since December, snapping a staggering 541-minute drought with his..." May 28