If the BVB meets on Thursday evening in the intermediate round of the Europa League on the Scottish Master Rangers FC (from 18:45 clock in the live ticker), the guests are expected to be a player in the starting eleven, where the Dortmund was a few years ago Interested. The meant is striker Alfredo Morelos, which is currently in captivating form.
- BVB was allegedly about Morelos three years ago
- From the archive: 28 goals in 40 games: BVB chases Colombia-Knipser
When the Rangers recently had to look for the first time after a long time in an Old Firm against the archrival Celtic, many fans made the lack of their currently most shapplastic offensive players.
While his teammates had to plug in a 0: 3 bankruptcy, Goalgetter Alfredo Morelos was facing the Colombian state selection, which in the World Cup qualifier against Peru and Argentina.
Especially annoying for the Rangers: National Trainer Reindo Rueda renounced in both parties completely on the 25-year-old, which had to take place on the grandstand.
Back in Scotland, Morelos immediately shot the frustration of the soul, met three times three times in the following two games, increasing his goalkeeping at 16 stalls in 32 competitive games.
Little surprising is the powerful nine, whose nickname “El Búfalo” (in German: the buffalo) is, now before the Europa League first leg of the “Gers” at the favored Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund one of the great hopes.
Spicy: In addition not too long, the BVB should have made hunt for Morelos.
BVB was allegedly about Morelos three years ago
In the spring of 2019, rumors circulated, according to which Borussia scouts in Morelos had identified the ideal target player for the system of the former coach Lucien Favre.
From the archive: 28 goals in 40 games: BVB chases Colombia-Knipser
Since the South American, who had chosen the rather unusual career path from Colombia to Finland to Scotland, but was still bound in the long term and costs over 20 million euros, it was ultimately no agreement.
Since then, Morelos, whose current contract 2023 expires, has been linked to a change in a top league in each transfer period. Countless clubs are to be requested, but always trapped baskets. Even with FC Bayern his name fell in the meantime.
Meanwhile, the eleven-painful A national player is the best foreign scorer of Rangers history. 110 hits (and 48 templates) in all competitions speak for themselves.
Well possible that Morelos continues to screw his yield on Thursday to the height. His mix of physical and graduation strength could also cause the BVB defenders to cause problems.
And who knows: maybe the interest of the Bundesliga club flames the Europa League duels.