Dortmund’s Cameroon-born Moukoko turns into youngest ever Bundesliga participant

Borussia Dortmund’s 16-year-old striker Youssoufa Moukoko grew to become the youngest-ever participant to function in a Bundesliga recreation when he got here on as a second-half substitute in opposition to Hertha Berlin on Saturday.

Moukoko got here on within the 85th minute within the place of Erling Haaland.

Moukoko, whose sensational run by the youth groups in current seasons has proven him to be one of many greatest abilities of his technology, made his league debut a day after his 16th birthday on Friday made him eligible to play below present guidelines.

Former Dortmund participant Nuri Sahin had held the report, having made his debut in 2006 on the age of 16 years and 11 months.

The Cameroon-born Moukoko is already a Germany youth worldwide with the Underneath-20 staff and frequently performed above his age group all through his youth profession at Dortmund, scoring 141 objectives in 81 video games for the Underneath-17 and Underneath-19 groups.

Within the present Underneath-19 season alone he has netted 10 occasions in three appearances.