OFFICIAL: Borussia Dortmund sign Nico Schulz
Borussia Dortmund have announced the signing of Nico Schulz from TSG Hoffenheim. The 26-year old left back will sign a 5-year contract with the black and yellows. The clubs did not disclose the transfer fee but according to kicker Dortmund are paying 27€ million for the German international.
Indeed Dortmund will possibly have the fastest fullback duo in the league with Schulz and Hakimi, Schulz has been the fastest player in the Bundesliga for few years in a row now.
This past season Schulz played 37 games for Hoffenheim across all competitions scoring 2 goals and adding 9 assists although Hoffenheim’s woeful finishing prevented him from even more assists.
During his career Schulz already played for Hertha BSC Berlin and Borussia Mönchengladbach where he played fro Lucien Favre. He has also become Germany’s starting left back and has already scored twice in 6 games for the national team.