Borussia Dortmund’s teenage star Youssoufa Moukoko became the youngest player in Champions League history, and broke a 26-year-old record in the process

Youssoufa Moukoko

  • Borussia Dortmund's Youssoufa Moukoko became the youngest player ever to feature in the Champions League on Tuesday, breaking a near three decade old record.
  • The striker, aged just 16 years and 18 days, came on as a second half substitute as Dortmund beat Zenit St Petersburg.
  • The previous youngest Champions League player was former Chelsea defender Celestine Babayaro, who was 16 years and 87 days when he stepped out for Anderlecht against Steaua Bucharest in 1994.
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Borussia Dortmund's Youssoufa Moukoko became the youngest player ever to feature in the Champions League on Tuesday night as his side earned a hard-fought victory over Zenit St Petersburg.

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