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Haaland on, Bundesliga youngest player, Moukoko

Sun 22 November 2020 | 13:28

The 16 and a day year old Moukoko joined Dortmund on their Saturday game against Hertha BSC to become the youngest player to ever participate in Bundesliga history.

Following their 5-2 win against

Hertha BSC


Borussia Dortmund

super hat-trick scorer

Erling Haaland

took the time to praise his youngest teammate

Youssoufa Moukoko

. Haaland who was replaced by the 16-year-old called Moukoko as “big talent” considering his age and performance.

"I think he's the biggest talent in the world right now," Haaland told


. "Sixteen years and one day, that's quite amazing. He has a big career ahead of him."

“I'm over 20 years, I'm getting old now. That's how it is," he added with a smile.

On the other hand to reduce the hype around the player Dortmund coach Favre said: "He's trained with us now for 14 days. Seven or eight players were away on international duty. It was 5-2 and it was good for him to play his first Bundesliga game but of course he has to keep working."

"He's very, very young. We have a lot of attacking players, a lot who haven't played today."

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source: SportMob