The next Pulisic or Reyna? Borussia Dortmund sign 14-year-old Mize to continue USMNT pipeline
- Joins from NY Red Bulls’ academy
- Several Euro clubs reportedly had interest
- Pulisic, Reyna came out of BVB youth system
WHAT HAPPENED? Borussia Dortmund may have the next big American prospect on their hands, as GOAL understands they’ve signing highly touted Jack Mize to their academy.
THE BIGGER PICTURE: The 14-year-old reportedly had generated interest from several European clubs, but Dortmund won out on his signature. BVB have a strong track record in developing youth – particularly Americans, after previous success with Christian Pulisic, now with Chelsea, and current first-teamer Gio Reyna.
AND WHAT’S MORE: Dortmund currently have two additional players with American ties in their youth system: Tyler Meiser (15) a dual Germany/USA citizen, and Cole Campbell (16), a dual Iceland/USA citizen.
STORY IN TWO PHOTOS:
THE VERDICT: Whil…