Schalke 04's Baba Rahman returns to action after 16 months out

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On Saturday, the Ghana international played his first competitive match since January 17, 2017

Abdul Baba Rahman returned to action in Schalke 04's 1-0 defeat of Eintracht Frankfurt after a lengthy spell on the sidelines.

The left-back who is currently on an 18-month loan deal from Chelsea, has recovered from the knee injury he sustained while on international duty with Ghana at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.

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Rahman was introduced for Yevhen Konoplyanka in the 57th minute as the Royal Blues ended the campaign on a winning note.

Guido Burgstaller's first-half effort sealed victory for the Veltins-Arena outfit.

Schalke 04 finished as runners-up in the German top-flight after garnering 60 points from 33 points.

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