Guerreiro signs and Ducksch leaves Borussia Dortmund
Friday, June 17, 2016
Yesterday, German football club Borussia Dortmund (BVB) announced signing 22-year-old Portuguese defender from French club on a four-year deal. allowed 22-year-old to join -based club the day before. St. Pauli plays in the second-tier football league in Germany.
|Raphaël Guerreiro is a technically experienced player who is equally comfortable in several positions.|
—Michael Zorc, BVB Sporting Director
Having Paris on Wednesday, with clearance from the . Sporting Director said, "Raphaël Guerreiro is a technically experienced player who is equally comfortable in several positions." ((de)) German language: Raphaël Guerreiro ist ein technisch versierter Spieler, der sich auf mehreren Positionen zu Hause fühlt., French and Portuguese, Guerreiro has scored two goals for Portugal in his seven international games. Last season, he played 34 matches for Lorient. Guerreiro had a medical checkup in
Ducksch joined Dortmund fourteen years ago, when he was 8. Since then, he has played six games with the. Last season, he scored fifteen goals in 28 games for , Dortmund's reserve team. Dortmund's website reported it was Ducksch's wish to join St. Pauli. Both the clubs have agreed to keep silence about the transfer fee.
This season, BVB has signed teen-aged playersand .
- "Borussia Dortmund complete signing of 18-year-old Frenchman Ousmane Dembélé" — Wikinews, May 14, 2016
- "Borussia Dortmund verpflichtet Raphaël Guerreiro" — , June 16, 2016 ()
- Stephan Uersfeld. "Borussia Dortmund sign Portugal's Raphael Guerreiro from Lorient" — , June 16, 2016
- "Marvin Ducksch wechselt zum FC St. Pauli" — , June 15, 2016 ()
- "Der FC St. Pauli verpflichtet Marvin Ducksch" — , June 15, 2016 ()
- "St Pauli: Masked man fills in for Ewald Lienen as Marvin Ducksch is paraded" — , June 15, 2016