Borussia Dortmund have stroke a new deal with newly minted United States international Giovanni Reyna until June 2025.
After a week in which he turned 18, made his international appearance for the United States and scored his first goal,Reyna
has agreed fresh terms at Signal Iduna Park.
The midfielder arrived from New York City in 2019 and since setting himself inDortmund
's first team in January he has scored 4 goals and provided 6 assists in 30 appearances in all competitions.
"BVB are a big club that can challenge for titles and are in all the important competitions. Young players in particular have the chance to develop here," saidReyna
"I have already learned a lot inDortmund
and I want to learn a lot more in the future. I look forward to being with BVB in the long term."
Michael Zorc, Sporting director, added: "Gio's development in recent months has been incredible. He will definitely be an important part ofBorussia Dortmund
's sporting future."
"I am personally very pleased that he has decided to extend his contract with BVB in the long term with complete conviction."
grew to be the first 17-year-old to record 3 assists in a single Bundesliga match since records began in 1992 during the 4-0 victory over Freiburg on October 3.
He scored a free-kick in the USA's 6-2 victory over Panama on Monday, becoming the third-youngest goalscorer in the country's history at 18 years and three days old.