On Tuesday evening (21 clock), the U19 from Borussia Dortmund in the Youth League meets Manchester United. The BVB talents want to use the platform to recommend for the profite team. Such director Lars Ricken sees the potential for a big career in some junior players.
Borussia Dortmund has been one of the most successful clubs in junior work for years in German football. Thus, the U19 of BVB won the A-Junior Championship, among other things 2016, 2017 and 2019. However, with Felix Passblack from these teams is currently only a single field player in the professional-yellow professional yellow.
“At BVB, the highest claim is in all competitions. It is not always easy to create the leap,” said young director Lars Ricken to the “Kicker” the fact.
However, the club icon at the same time emphasized: “But Yousoufa Moukoko as a player from their own youth is also in the squad, also Giovanni Reyna and Ansgar Knauf to his lending. And from the vintages, for example, Amos Pieper, Luca Kilian, Janni Serra, Tobias Raschl, Orel Mangala or Jacob Bruun Larsen in the Bundesliga, Christian Pulisic at FC Chelsea. “
BVB wants expectations “not to be too big”
The “permeability with summed market values in a three-digit millions in the professional area” is “very high in the vintages”, emphasized.
The BVB wool the backpack for the junior players “not to make full and the expectations will not be too big”. Because of this, Ricken called the question of which players of the current year he hopper the big breakthrough at BVB, no concrete names.
The Borussia would have “very exciting players” in the U19 area, “who not only have the potential to come to the Bundesliga, but also to become Bundesliga players at Borussia Dortmund. However, they should get the necessary time for their development,” says.