Official: BVB extended with next top talent

After the last leak of the secret deal with Giovanni Reyna, Borussia Dortmund has secured the services of the next talent in the long term.

As the BVB announced on Friday, Nnamdi Collins has extended his contract to 2023.

“We are very happy, that with Nnamdi we can tie an outstanding talent of German junior football to the BVB in the long term,”said junior coordinator Lars Ricken.

Sports director Michael Zorc added:”We want to introduce Nnamdi step by step to the professional field and give him time, “I’ve been playing since I was twelve. I’ve been playing since I was twelve. Year of life for the BVB and have much to thank the association. My goal is to become a professional at BVB and to be able to play sometime before the’South.’

Million-Offers of FC Chelsea declined

The 16-year-old defensive jewel rejected a lucrative offer of FC Chelsea according to “Image”-information. From 2021 Collins will, it is said, be firmly part of the Dortmund Bundesliga team. In addition, the district club confirmed, that the top talent for the coming season will be promoted prematurely by the U17 to the U19.

Collins had changed 2016 from the youth of Fortuna Dusseldorf to BVB and is considered one of the greatest talents of his time in Germany.

Thanks to his outstanding physics and his speed (the 30-meter runs in 3,8 seconds, Only a tenth of a second slower than the former Borussia Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang) the German Nigerian acts as captain of the U16 of the DFB.

BVB has also tied Reyna long term

Chelsea is said to have observed Collins for three years. When he moved to the island, the player and his family were supposed to be able to collect millions of dollars in cash, but the youngster chose the sporting perspective.

The same applies to Reyna, who had already made the first bets in the team of trainer Lucien before the Corona-induced forced break of professional football. Favre completed and left a lasting impression.

Although the working paper of the 17-year-old offensive player is officially only up to 2021, according to the BVB “kicker” it will probably also remain until 2023.

The association had not communicated this constellation until now. Background: U18 players actually have a maximum contract duration of three years.