Yusuf Moukoko agreed Signboard A new contract at Borussia Dortmund would make him one of the highest paid players at the club, 90 minutes understand.
The 18-year-old’s future has been up in the air for a significant amount of time, as his current contract with Dortmund is set to expire at the end of the season.
The Bundesliga giants were in negotiations with Moukoko over a new deal, but were unable to agree terms with the young player as their representatives sought to make him one of the highest paid players at the club.
Barcelona, Chelsea and Newcastle have all been watching his situation – the latter two have even made offers – in the hope that they can secure him on a free transfer and 90 minutes open Last week, Dortmund made one last offer to Moukoko in the hope that he would commit his future to the club.
Sources have now confirmed to 90 minutes Moukoko accepted the latter proposal, which would earn around €10 million annually including fees and bonuses.
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Sporting Director Sebastian Kehl confirmed in an interview With German port Kicker that an attractive financial package had been put forward to Mokkoko, saying: “We have put together a very attractive offer which gives him a lot of room for development.
“Youssef can now accept this offer and commit to Borussia Dortmund – or we will go our separate ways. I would like him to choose us because he has not yet reached the end of his development and I see potential in him. But there are limits for us as a club. And we have shown those limits. Now it is up to him to admit in the right time.”
Moukoko became the youngest player to represent Germany at the World Cup finals during this winter’s tournament in Qatar, while scoring six goals to his name in 22 years. Dortmund appearances this season.