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Gio Reyna leads Borussia Dortmund with assists and goals

The 18-year-old United States international scored a stunner for Dortmund in matchday 11 of the Bundesliga against VfB Stuttgart.

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Gio Reyna leads Borussia Dortmund with assists and goals

Borussia Dortmund suffered a 1-5 loss against VfB Stuttgart in matchday 11 of the Bundesliga and they fell to fifth place with 19 points, two behind Wolfsburg. The only goal for Dortmund was scored by Gio Reyna who has not only become one of their top scorers, but also the player with most assists.

Brilliant start of the season

The 18-year-old United States international has made 11 appearances in this year's Bundesliga season scoring three and providing five assists. Out of those eleven games, he has started eight of them and this is the fourth time they lost with him on the field.

Reyna has played a total of 710 minutes and has more goals and assists than Jadon Sancho, captain Marco Reus and Julien Brandt. Out of the players mentioned before, only Sancho has more minutes than Reyna with 720.

Gio Reyna stated earlier this week that his goal is to become one of the 10 best players in the world in the near future. The United States international is already on the list of the best 25 under 23 players in the world. The 18-year-old signed a contract extension until 2024 with Dortmund, but big clubs like Liverpool and Real Madrid are keeping an eye on him for next season.

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