At 16 years and one day, Moukoko is the youngest player in Bundesliga history. In Dortmund’s 5-2 win against Hertha, the striker came into play in the 85th minute for Erling Haaland.
“The decision was made today. Ten minutes before the end” – Lucien Favre affirmed that Moukoko’s substitution was a spontaneous idea. With clear guidance, however, the Swiss also safely cleared a topic. Another week of ongoing discussion on the upcoming Bundesliga debut before the next home game against 1. FC Köln would certainly not have done Moukoko any good.
BVB jewel Moukoko: “6 years ago we only trained with sneakers”
The huge talent from BVB was touched after his debut. The 16-year-old posted an emotional message on Instagram: “Six years ago I was still training with simple trainers and now I’ve made my professional debut with my own football boots. I still can’t realize it, but it feels very much. very good. “
The shooting star should get special protection from BVB. Will it also be used in the next game? “We have to be careful. Nobody has seen him, nobody knows him and everyone says he’s going to be sooo,” said the BVB coach on the ZDF microphone and made clear with his arms that Moukoko could go on his way. Way up.