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MetiNews.Com - Jude Bellingham rejected interest from Manchester United to complete a transfer from Birmingham City to Borussia Dortmund over the summer
Breaking News ! Jude Bellingham is already making a big impression at new club Borussia Dortmund. The 17-year-old scored on his debut for Dortmund in a 5-0 win over Duisburg in the German Cup and has been selected to start three of the club's Bundesliga matches so far this term. The former Birmingham City wonderkid has also been called up to the England under-21 set-up by Aidy Boothroyd. Bellingham's transfer is panning out exactly how he hoped it would after rejecting a move to Manchester United in favour of Dortmund due to concerns over playing time at Old Trafford. Video Loading Video Unavailable Click to play Tap to play The video will start in8Cancel Play now In a bid to lure Bellingham to United, the midfielder had a private tour of the club's facilities with both Sir Alex Ferguson and Eric Cantona present. But, with Blues' blessing, Bellingham picked Dortmund as the next step on his journey. “The hardest thing about leaving Birmingham was because I had been there so long." Bellingham told Sky Sports.
. “I think in life you have to take opportunities, and this is a huge one for me to come and play for such a big club. It wasn’t a hard decision for me to come here.”
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Bellingham is already drawing comparisons to England greats - and even one of his new teammates has thrown down a name. According to Dortmund striker Erling Haaland, Bellingham is 'the new Stevie G'. The Norway international repeated it twice in a video posted to Dortmund's Twitter account when discussing Bellingham's FIFA 21 rating. Bellingham has a long way to go before he matches the feats of former Liverpool and England captain Gerrard but football fans across the nation are right to be excited about the teenager's enormous potential.
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