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Swedish talent Alexander Isak (17) prefers Dortmund over Real Madrid

Borussia Dortmund has strengthened with the 17-year-old Swedish attacker Alexander Isak. He is considered a genuine talent and has already received the designation of ‘new Ibrahimovic’ certificate.

Alexander Isak © Belga Image

Isak comes from AIK Stockholm in his homeland and signed to the German vicekampioen a contract until 2022, reported the club. Dortmund would be around 10 million euros placed on the table to Isak los to weeks in Stockholm.

Because the player is a minor, the Wereldvoetbalbond FIFA the light still on green for the transition, but that seems no more than a formality.

Goals

The 17-year-old Isak, whose parents are from Eritrea, is one of the greatest talents from Sweden. He made only less than a year ago, on February 28, 2016, making his debut in the first team of AIK during a bekermatch, in which he also scored.

On 7 april he became the youngest goalscorer in the Swedish league, with 16 years and 199 days. Earlier this month, he assured himself of the title of youngest goalscorer for the national team, at the age of 17 years, 3 months and 22 days, to score in the 6-0 victory against Slovakia. A 105 year old record to smithereens.

This season, its counter is on 10 goals in 24 matches for AIK, including two against Djurgarden on his seventeenth birthday.

View a compilatiefilmpje of Isak

Chosen

With the appointment of Isak is Dortmund a lot of European clubs. Among others, Real Madrid was the past few weeks several linked to Isak, who are the future, however, Germany saw.

“We are very happy that Isak for Dortmund to choose’, said sports director Michael Zorc. ‘Both the club as the player himself is convinced that this transfer has a great potential’.

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