Youssoufa Moukoko received his first number from the Borussia Dortmund team.
The 15-year-old trains at BVB with the number 18, in the fan shop of Borussia you can also buy flocking with the number 18.
Leonardo Balerdi, who left Dortmund a few days ago in the direction of Marseille, wore the 18 so far. Previously, Sebastian Rode, Nuri Sahin, Lucas Barrios – and Lars Ricken turned 18.
Moukoko debut in November at the earliest
Ricken scored the winning goal in 1997 in the Champions League final against Juventus (3: 1) and thus fulfilled a dream for BVB fans. Moukoko has therefore chosen a prominent predecessor.
However, it will still take some time before the striker can shine on the pitch with 18. Before his 16th birthday on November 20, the super talent may not be used in the Bundesliga or in test matches.
Nevertheless, the youngster is highly motivated to do his job. Moukoko was the first to appear at the BVB training session on Thursday.
In the past A youth season, the attacker scored 34 goals in 20 games, wearing shirt number 10.