Emmanuel Adebayor’s first half opener was added to when Roberto Soldado’s looping header sailed into the net in the second period.
Although Kevin-Prince Boateng pulled one back for the Bundesliga side 10 minutes from time, a win for us never looked in doubt as we completed our pre-season campaign unbeaten.
Striker Harry, who was a half-time substitute, was happy with the run-out and believes the way we went about our business perhaps warranted a greater winning margin.
“We had our chances to put the game away,” he said. “But that’s all part of pre-season. We learned lessons and we played well.
“Schalke are a great side, they’re obviously a top team in Germany, and it was a tough test but that’s what you want.
“The lads looked sharp, we kept the ball well – just being more clinical is maybe all we could have asked for – and now we’re looking forward to the first Premier League game on Saturday against West Ham.”