Hamza Mendyl

Squad No. 3
Date of Birth October 21, 1997
Age 25
Height 179cm
Position Defender
Birthplace Casablanca
Previous Clubs Dijon

Hamza Mendyl (born 21 October 1997) is a Moroccan professional footballer who plays as a left-back for Schalke 04.

Club career
Mendyl made his professional debut in a 1–0 Ligue 1 win for Lille over Caen on 16 February 2017.

Schalke 04
On 17 August 2018, Mendyl joined Schalke 04 on a five-year deal.

International career
Mendyl was born in Casablanca, Morocco to an Ivorian father and a Moroccan mother.He played for various youth Moroccan sides, before debuting for the senior Morocco national football team in a 2–0 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualification win over São Tomé and Príncipe.

In May 2018 he was named in Morocco’s 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.