Benedikt Howedes

Born: February 29, 1988 (age 29)

Height: 6'1.5" (187cm)

Hometown: Haltern, Germany
Nationality: Germany German

Position: Centre-back
Team: Schalke 04 (no. 4)
Schalke's Benedikt Howedes on November 6, 2012
Career History
Youth2001-2007Schalke 04
Senior2007-Schalke 04
International2011-Germany
Sports Mole has 125 articles about Benedikt Howedes. Articles 1 to 40:
Thomas Muller and Tamas Kadar during the international friendly between Germany and Hungary on June 4, 2016
Result: Thomas Muller nets twice in Germany win over Norway
Thomas Muller scores twice as Germany begin their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign with a 3-0 victory in Norway.
Sep 4, 21:38
Tel Aviv's Nigerian midfielder Nosa Igiebor heads the ball between Basel's Swiss forward Breel Embolo (L) and Basel's Swiss defender Michael Lang during the UEFA Champions League playoff football match between FC Basel and Maccabi Tel Aviv at the St Jakob
Schalke 04 chief: 'Manchester United were desperate to sign Breel Embolo'
Schalke 04 beat Manchester United to the signing of Basel's Breel Embolo after quickly wrapping up talks over a £20m deal, sporting director Christian Heidel claims.
Jul 31, 10:54
Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring during the Euro 2016 RO16 match between France and Republic of Ireland on June 26, 2016
Result: France reach Euro 2016 final on home soil with victory over Germany
France book their place in the final of Euro 2016 on home soil courtesy of a 2-0 victory over Germany in Marseille.
Jul 7, 21:55
Antonio Conte watches on during an Italy training session on May 25, 2016
Team News: Daniele De Rossi misses out on Italy's quarter-final clash against Germany
Daniele De Rossi misses out on Italy's quarter-final clash against Germany due to a thigh injury, with the Roma midfielder only fit enough for a place on the bench.
Jul 2, 19:01
Jerome Boateng celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Euro 2016 RO16 match between Germany and Slovakia on June 26, 2016
Result: Germany reach quarter-finals of Euro 2016
World champions Germany book their spot in the quarter-finals of Euro 2016 after a 3-0 win over Slovakia on Sunday night in Lille.
Jun 26, 18:51
Mario Gomez has a goal disallowed during the international friendly between Germany and England on March 26, 2016
Team News: Mario Gomez handed Germany start against Northern Ireland
Mario Gomez will start at centre-forward for Germany in Tuesday's Euro 2016 Group C clash against Northern Ireland in Paris.
Jun 21, 16:04
Jonas Hector and Lukasz Piszczek in action during the Euro 2016 Group C match between Germany and Poland on July 16, 2016
Result: Arkadiusz Milik misses golden chances as Poland, Germany share point
Arkadiusz Milik misses two golden chances as Poland and Germany record a goalless draw in their Group C clash at Euro 2016.
Jun 16, 21:51
Germany's midfielder Mario Gotze celebrates after he scored during the International friendly football match Germany vs Chile in Stuttgart, southwestern Germany, on March 5, 2014
Team News: Mario Gotze leads Germany line against Ukraine in Euro 2016 Group C clash
Mario Gotze, scorer of Germany's World Cup-winning goal two years ago in Brazil, leads the line for Die Elf in Sunday's Euro 2016 clash against Ukraine.
Jun 12, 19:19
Germany's midfielder Mesut Ozil celebrates scoring his side's 3rd goal during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Group C qualifying football match Germany vs Republic of Ireland in Cologne, western Germany on October 11, 2013
Team News: Mesut Ozil back in for strong-looking Germany
Joachim Low makes a raft of changes to his Germany starting lineup, with Mesut Ozil among the returning players to face Hungary.
Jun 4, 16:23
Marcos Rojo of Manchester United in action on October 17, 2015
Schalke 04 eye Manchester United's Marcos Rojo?
A report in Germany claims that Schalke 04 are exploring the possibility of signing Manchester United's Argentine centre-back Marcos Rojo.
Jan 19, 15:06
Schalke 04 defender Benedikt Howedes poses for his team photo on July 17, 2015
Arsenal 'to make move for Benedikt Howedes'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger will reportedly make a fresh attempt to sign centre-back Benedikt Howedes from Schalke 04 in the summer.
Jan 8, 12:12
Bayer Leverkusen's players celebrate a goal during the UEFA Champions League group E football match between FC BATE Borisov and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at the Borisov Arena stadium in Borisov, outside Minsk, on November 24, 2015
Result: Late own goal rescues point for Bayer Leverkusen
Sascha Riether scores an own goal in the 86th minute as Bayer Leverkusen draw 1-1 with Schalke 04 in the Bundesliga.
Nov 29, 18:19
Schalke's Argentinian striker Franco di Santo celebrates scoring during the UEFA Europa League first-leg Group K football match FC Schalke 04 v Asteras Tripolis FC in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany on October 1, 2015
Team News: Schalke 04 make four changes for Europa League clash against APOEL
Schalke 04 make four changes for tonight's Europa League clash against APOEL in Germany.
Nov 26, 17:18
Bayern Munich's Spanish midfielder Javier Martinez (C, hidden) celebrates with his teammates after scoring the 1-2 during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Schalke 04 vs FC Bayern Munich in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany, on November
Result: Second-half Bayern Munich rally sinks Schalke 04
Bayern Munich move eight points clear at the top of the Bundesliga after they beat Schalke 04 3-1 away from home.
Nov 21, 19:27
Hoffenheim's midfielder Kevin Volland and Bayern Munich's defender Jerome Boateng vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match 1899 Hoffenheim vs FC Bayern Munich, on August 22, 2015
Team News: Jerome Boateng named on Bayern Munich bench
Jerome Boateng is named on the Bayern Munich bench for the Bundesliga meeting with Schalke 04.
Nov 21, 16:50
Dortmund's striker Marco Reus (C) celebrates scoring with his teammates during the UEFA Europa League football match Borussia Dortmund vs Qabala FK, in Dortmund, western Germany on November 5, 2015.
Preview: Borussia Dortmund vs. Schalke 04
Sports Mole previews Sunday afternoon's Revierderby clash between an in-form Borussia Dortmund and Schalke 04 at the Westfalenstadion.
Nov 6, 17:19
Schalke's midfielder Max Meyer plays the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Schalke 04 vs Hertha BSC Berlin in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany, on October 17, 2015.
Result: Max Meyer clinches Schalke 04 win over 10-man Hertha Berlin
Max Meyer scores a stoppage-time winner as Schalke 04 claim a 2-1 victory over Hertha Berlin.
Oct 17, 16:25
Schalke fans wave a flag during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Schalke 04 vs Borussia Dortmund in the German city of Gelsenkirchen on April 14, 2012.
Half-Time Report: Schalke lead 10-man Hertha Berlin
Benedikt Howedes scores after Vedad Ibisevic's red card as Schalke 04 earn a 1-0 half-time lead over Hertha Berlin.
Oct 17, 15:18
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Muller and Schalke's defender Benedikt Howedes vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs FC Schalke 04 at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, on February 3, 20
Schalke 04 captain Benedikt Howedes reveals move to England is possibility
Schalke captain Benedikt Howedes reveals that he hopes to play abroad, describing English football as a "flattering option".
Oct 16, 10:04
Schalke's defender Sead Kolasinac (L) vies with Wolfsburg's Belgian midfielder Kevin De Bruyne during the German first division Bundesliga football match VfL Wolfsburg vs FC Schalke 04 in Wolfsburg, central Germany, on April 19, 2015
Preview: Wolfsburg vs. Schalke 04
Sports Mole previews Friday's Bundesliga clash between Wolfsburg and Schalke 04 at the Volkswagen Arena.
Aug 26, 17:57
Schalke's players celebrate scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Schalke 04 v 1899 Hoffenheim in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, on March 7, 2015
Preview: Werder Bremen vs. Schalke 04
Sports Mole takes a closer look at both sides ahead of the Bundesliga clash between Werder Bremen and Schalke 04.
Aug 13, 19:12
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Muller and Schalke's defender Benedikt Howedes vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs FC Schalke 04 at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, on February 3, 20
Benedikt Howedes commits future to Schalke 04
Benedikt Howedes says that he has decided to stay at Schalke 04, despite recent interest from Arsenal and AC Milan.
Jun 21, 14:00
Benedikt Howedes of Germany celebrates after his team's second goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Germany and Ghana at Castelao on June 21, 2014
Schalke 04 boss Horst Heldt reveals Benedikt Howedes transfer offers
Benedikt Howedes snubbed two offers from abroad to remain at Schalke 04, manager Horst Heldt reveals.
Jun 15, 18:31
Germany's midfielder Mesut Ozil celebrates scoring his side's 3rd goal during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Group C qualifying football match Germany vs Republic of Ireland in Cologne, western Germany on October 11, 2013
Mesut Ozil urges Mats Hummels, Benedikt Howedes to make Premier League switch
Arsenal's Mesut Ozil "would recommend" the Premier League to any player looking to further their career, including Germany teammates Benedikt Howedes and Mats Hummels.
Jun 14, 11:31
Schalke's defender Benedikt Howedes vies with Hanover's Spanish striker Joselu during the German first division Bundesliga football match Hannover 96 v FC Schalke 04, at HDI-Arena in Hanover, Germany on August 23, 2014
Benedikt Howedes: 'If I were to leave Schalke 04, England would be my goal'
Schalke 04 centre-back Benedikt Howedes suggests that moving to England would be a goal of his if he ever were to leave the Bundesliga club.
Jun 5, 14:29
Dani Alves for Barcelona on February 1, 2015
Report: Dani Alves targeted by Louis van Gaal
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is reportedly considering a move for Dani Alves, who is expected to leave Barcelona on a free transfer.
May 27, 04:18
Hamburg's midfielder Lewis Holtby and Bayern Munich's Danish midfielder Pierre Hojbjerg vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match Hamburger SV vs FC Bayern Munich at the Imtech Arena in Hamburg, northern Germany on Septem
Team News: Lewis Holtby starts for Hamburger SV against Schalke 04
Hamburger SV name Lewis Holtby in their side for the final game of the season against Schalke 04.
May 23, 13:50
Hamburg's defender Heiko Westermann reacts after the German first division Bundesliga football match SV Werder Bremen vs Hamburger SV in Bremen, northern Germany, on April 19, 2015
Preview: Hamburger SV vs. Schalke 04
Sports Mole looks ahead to the final day of the Bundesliga season as Hamburger SV bid to avoid relegation against Schalke 04.
May 21, 19:04
Schalke's Italian head coach Roberto Di Matteo attends a training session at the arena in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany on October 20, 2014
Team News: Roberto Di Matteo makes six changes for Paderborn test
Schalke 04 boss Roberto Di Matteo makes six changes as his side look to clinch Europa League qualification against SC Paderborn.
May 16, 13:47
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Muller and Schalke's defender Benedikt Howedes vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs FC Schalke 04 at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, on February 3, 20
Schalke 04 eager to keep Benedikt Howedes
Schalke 04 chairman Clemens Tonnies insists that he has no intention of selling Benedikt Howedes following reported interest from Tottenham Hotspur.
Apr 12, 20:08
Schalke's Jefferson Farfan vies for the ball with Freiburg's Stefan Mitrovic during the German first division Bundesliga football match between FC Schalke 04 v SC Freiburg in Gelsenkirchen,Germany, on April 11, 2015
Result: Schalke held by Freiburg
Schalke 04 lose more ground on the top four in the Bundesliga as Freiburg claim a goalless draw in Gelsenkirchen.
Apr 11, 16:25
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Muller and Schalke's defender Benedikt Howedes vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs FC Schalke 04 at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, on February 3, 20
Tottenham Hotspur preparing £13m bid for Benedikt Howedes?
Tottenham Hotspur are considering offering £13m for Schalke 04 defender Benedikt Howedes, according to reports.
Apr 10, 03:57
Schalke's Dutch striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar celebrates scoring the 1-0 goal during the German First division Bundesliga football match FC Schalke 04 vs FC Augsburg in Gelsenkirchen on October 31, 2014
Preview: Augsburg vs. Schalke 04
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Bundesliga clash between Augsburg and Schalke 04.
Apr 3, 19:21
Germany's goalkeeper Ron-Robert Zieler fails to save the ball during the friendly football match Germany vs Australia in Kaiserslautern, southern Germany on March 25, 2015
Result: Australia hold Germany in entertaining draw
An impressive display from Australia sees them hold world champions Germany to a 2-2 draw in Kaiserslautern.
Mar 25, 21:24
Mathew Leckie of Australia in action during the Asian Cup Semi Final match between the Australian Socceroos and the United Arab Emirates at Hunter Stadium on January 27, 2015
Half-Time Report: Germany, Australia level at the break
Australia peg back Germany to take a 1-1 draw in at half time in an international friendly in Kaiserslautern.
Mar 25, 20:21
Schalke's defender Benedikt Howedes vies with Hanover's Spanish striker Joselu during the German first division Bundesliga football match Hannover 96 v FC Schalke 04, at HDI-Arena in Hanover, Germany on August 23, 2014
Schalke 04 captain Benedikt Howedes: 'We deserved more from Real Madrid tie'
Schalke 04 captain Benedikt Howedes says that his side deserved to progress to the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
Mar 10, 23:11
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (R) is congratulated by Fabio Coentrao (C) during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 match against Schalke on March 10, 2015
Result: Real Madrid through despite second-leg defeat to Schalke 04
Defending champions Real Madrid are through to the Champions League quarter-finals with a 5-4 aggregate win over Schalke, who won the second leg 4-3.
Mar 10, 21:36
Schalke's defender Benedikt Howedes vies with Hanover's Spanish striker Joselu during the German first division Bundesliga football match Hannover 96 v FC Schalke 04, at HDI-Arena in Hanover, Germany on August 23, 2014
Benedikt Howedes: "We didn't show enough guts"
Benedikt Howedes claims that Schalke "didn't show enough guts" in the 3-0 loss at Borussia Dortmund.
Feb 28, 22:00
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Muller and Schalke's defender Benedikt Howedes vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs FC Schalke 04 at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, on February 3, 20
Benedikt Howedes laments "crucial blow" after first-leg defeat
Benedikt Howedes admits that Schalke 04 suffered a "brutal blow" in losing to Real Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Feb 19, 02:59
Real Madrid's Italian coach Carlo Ancelotti (R) and Real Madrid's Brazilian defender Marcelo celebrate after Marcelo scored during the last sixteen, first-leg UEFA Champions League match against Schalke on February 18, 2015
Match Analysis: Schalke 0-2 Real Madrid
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Real Madrid beat Schalke 2-0 in the first leg of their last-16 Champions League clash in Germany.
Feb 18, 22:18



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