Schalke 04 (Bundesliga)
#43 | Forward
March 13, 2001 (Age: 19)
Yorba Linda, California
6' 2", 175 lbs (1.88 m, 80 kg)
Matt Hoppe started his youth career with California United Strikers FC in his home state before signing up with the Barça Residency Academy in Arizona, where he spent 2 years. In the U-16/17 age group, he scored 24 goals in 30 games in his first year
On June 4th, 2019 the 18 year old signed his first professional contract with the German Bundesliga club Schalke 04 in June 2019.
The teen made his professional bow on November 28, 2020 against Borussia Mönchengladbach. He would announce himself when he scored a hat-trick against Hoffenheim in a 4-0 win on January 9, 2021, which ended a 30 game winless streak for the team from Gelsenkirchen.