Borussia Dortmund striker Youssoufa Moukoko (who on December 18, 2020 became the youngest player to score in Bundesliga history by doing so at 16 years and 28 days against Union Berlin) will miss the remainder of injury through injury. seasonal. This was announced by Dortmund himself on Monday.
Moukoko suffered a foot injury training with the German Under-21 team and at first it seemed that he would be recovered in a matter of days, but he will not be. This is a hard blow for Dortmund, who this Wednesday faces the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final against Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City and in the Bundesliga runs the risk of not qualifying for the next edition of said Euro Tournament.
Last Saturday, Borussia Dortmund lost 2-1 against Eintracht Frankfurt, so that at the moment the team led by Edin Terzic is 5th in the German championship, 7 points behind Eintracht itself and therefore from the Champions League area. , with 7 days remaining to the end of the Bundesliga.
Moukoko is also the youngest player to act in the Bundesliga (he debuted at 16 years old and one day on November 21 against Hertha Berlin) and in the Champions League (on December 8 against Zenit at 16 years and 18 days).