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Moukoko: “if you have a dream you have to chase it like a lion.”

Tue 24 November 2020 | 12:19

Moukoko, the 16-year-old Dortmund star who recently became the youngest player in Bundesliga history, says he is working hard to achieve his dreams.

Borussia Dortmund

's 16-year-old star

Youssoufa Moukoko

made his first Dortmund debut on Saturday in Dortmund’s 5-2 win over

Hertha Berlin

to make history as the youngest player in




entered the field in the 85


minute of the match when he was

16 years and one day old

. He thus managed to break the previous Bundesliga record previously held by

Nuri Sahin

. Sahin wore Dortmund shirt against


in 2005 when he was 16 years and 334 days old.

Moukoko is very popular in Dortmund and the players consider him very talented.

In an interview, 20-year-old Dortmund phenomenon

Erling Haaland

described Moukoko as

"the biggest talent in the world"

to show how much the 16-year-old star has succeeded in attracting positive feedback from his teammates.

In an interview with DAZN, Moukoko talked about shining at this young age and his dreams:

"I can't do anything about being good at football.

"The one who works harder gets rewarded in the end.

"It was always my dream to become a professional football player. And if you have that dream you have to chase it like a lion."



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source: SportMob