Julian Draxler: I had sleepless nights

August 5, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent

Schalke midfielder Julian Draxler has said he had "sleepless nights" after turning down offers from Real Madrid and Manchester City during the summer.

Draxler, 19, put pen to paper on a new Schalke deal, reported to include a €45 million release clause, in May.

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