Schalke to honour Raul in friendly

German club Schalke will honour former striker Raul with a friendly this summer against Qatari club Al Sadd.

The 35-year-old forward is currently plying his trade for the Doha-based side, and the Bundesliga team will host them on July 27 in a match in honour of the Spanish legend.

The event is being called 'Danke, Raul', with 15,000 fans already snapping up specially emblazened t-shirt for the friendly.

Raul played for Schalke for two years between 2010 and 2012, leading them to a Champions League semi-final.

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