Moukoko, celebrating a goal with the Borussia Dortmund


The hour of Moukoko: Already plays with the 'older' and aspires to succeed to Messi

Published:21/11/2020 - 18:40h

Updated:21/11/2020 - 18:40h

The young promise of the Dortmund, Youssoufa Moukoko, can already play with the first team and will be the youngest player in doing it in the Bundesliga

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A lot it has spoken of the young perla of the Borussia Dortmund, Youssoufa Moukoko, attacker been born on 20 November 2004 (17 years). "It will be the following big crack after Leo Messi", signalled Samuel Eto'or. Likewise, Erling Haaland also referred , does a time backwards, on the qualities of the footballer with Cameroonian ancestry, when indicating: "it Is much better that I with his age. Never it had seen to a boy of 15 so good years".

The true is that this player has generated big expectancy in Germany, as in the inferior categories of the 'BVB' has not stopped to mark goals (127 in 84 parties). Besides, no only it is an attacker with a lot of precision in the shot, but it possesses a very striking maturity. To his 12 years played in the Sub-17 and with 14 went up to the Sub-19. This short but excellent beginning in his career has offered him the possibility to train with the first team from January.

Moukoko Is a very versatile player and, thanks to his big technical capacity and physical, each day follows adding more admirers. "It is very good, has a big potential. You do not know if it is left-handed, right-handed… Is lethal in front of the goal", ensured Lucien Favre, technician of the Dortmund. To said statements added him the ones of the current trainer of the Selection of Germany, Joachin Löw, the one who expressed: "it Is incredible that a boy of his age, that plays against rivals two and three greater years, can mark so many goals".

Likewise, said praises are backed by his performances in the current course, as it carries three 'hat-tricks' and a 'póker' in the four parties that has contested in the Bundesliga Sub-19; goals that served him to be summoned by the German selection of the category Sub-20.

Officially already it can play

On the other hand, although from summer has a dorsal with the first staff (18), still had not attained to debut with the first team, due to the fact that the minimum age to do it in the Bundesliga is of 16 years. However, the day has arrived, Moukoko fulfilled the 16 past east 20 November, what means that it already can be considered by Favre for the following meetings of the yellow group.

With his official debut with the first team of the Borussia Dortmund, the forward will turn into the youngest footballer in playing in the domestic championship German, surpassing the record of Nuri Sahin (16 years and 11 months) with the same club.

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