U.S. nationwide staff midfielder Gio Reyna has the potential that may permit him to “play for top-of-the-line 5 groups on the earth”, says one in all his former coaches.
At simply 18 years of age, the recent prospect is already a longtime performer within the Bundesliga with Borussia Dortmund and with the senior United States nationwide staff with 9 caps to his identify.
The sky would seem like the restrict for Reyna as his inventory continues to soar and Raphael Wicky, who labored with the teen within the U.S. Below-17 ranks, believes a big-money switch could possibly be on the playing cards at some stage.
Wicky, who frolicked in Germany throughout his taking part in days and is now coach of MLS facet Chicago Hearth, instructed Sport Bild : “Gio Reyna has star potential.
“At the same time as his coach with the U17s, I used to be blown away by his unbelievable sport intelligence and technical skills, mixed along with his excellent bodily conditioning.
“He struck gold along with his switch to Germany. Coaching at BVB, he is improved his sport towards the ball and defensive sport. He fights for the great of the staff and has internalised a profitable mentality.
“If Gio continues to develop like this, he can go up one other degree and play for top-of-the-line 5 groups on the earth, together with Bayern Munich.”
Might Reyna go away Dortmund?
The proficient teenager won’t be going anyplace any time quickly after signing a long-term contract with Dortmund in November 2020.
That deal is because of take him by to 2025 and he’s feeling settled in his present environment.
Reyna has taken in 69 appearances for BVB, scoring 10 targets throughout these outings.
He’s the type of participant that Bayern and several other different European heavyweights may have on their radar, however he won’t be simple — or low-cost — to pry from Sign Iduna Park.