Football: Bellingham Scores to Make Dortmund’s 110 Year History

England under 21 international and Borrusia Dortmund's Jude Bellingham

England under 21 Jude international Bellingham emerged as the youngest goal scorer of eight times Bundesliga champions Borrusia Dortmund as the German giants beat 10-man Duisburg in the first round of the German Cup on Monday, September 14th, 2020.

Bellingham signed from the English Championship side and two times FA Cup runners up Birmingham City marked his Borussia Dortmund debut with a goal.

The 17 years and 77 days old Bellingham, drove in his side’s second midway through the first half after England international and Manchester United target Jadon Sancho scored from the spot.

Bellingham’s strike earned him a place in the club’s record books as the youngest scorer in their 110-year history.

Goals for the British pair meant it was the first time in Borussia Dortmund’s history that two Englishmen had started and scored in the same match for the club.

Gio Reyna the youngest American ever to feature in the Bundesliga, Norwegian striker Erling Braut Haaland and Borrusia Dortmund captain Marco Reus added further goals.