Bosz and Dortmund get Yarmolenko as the successor of Dembélé
Borussia Dortmund has not long had the need for a successor to tie for Ousmane Dembélé. The club of trainer Peter Bosz presented Monday Andrey Yarmolenko as his new attacker.
The 27-year-old Yarmolenko comes over from Dinamo Kiev. The 69-times international (29 matches) played so far in his whole career for the club from his homeland of Ukraine.
Borussia Dortmund and FC Barcelona ended Monday, the last formalities of the transfer of Dembélé. The 20-year-old vleugelspeler, which directly was presented at the Nou Camp, leave for a minimum of 105 million euros and a maximum of 147 million euros to Catalonia.
According to German media will pay Borussia Dortmund for 25 million euros for Yarmolenko.
The 1,89 meter long attacker, who is wearing number 9 will be playing in Germany, made over the past ten years 137 goals in 339 official matches for Dinamo Kiev. In 2013, 2014 and 2015, he was voted the Ukrainian player of the year.
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“I am Kiev very thankful to them for me to a large European club. This is a dream come true for me”, responds Yarmolenko on the site of his new club.
Sporting director Michael Zorc calls his latest acquisition, a player of “top-level”. “We followed him for a long time already.”
Bosz has, with Borussia Dortmund a good start of the season. The cup winner is after two won matches at the top of the Bundesliga.
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