5 Borussia Dortmund players who impressed the most this season

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Jadon Sancho, Borussia Dortmund
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4. Jadon Sancho

Jadon Sancho is growing in experience and skills after every game. The 20-year-old was inducted in the side as Borussia Dortmund needed fresh legs in the forward line 3 seasons back. The midfielder has surely added a lot of pace in the midfield and has outclassed the opposition’s defence with his accelerating pace combined with his awareness.

Sancho is also a clever operator during set pieces and can work well in the flanks. His combination with Axel Witsel has looked sharp as the duo can form a healthy partnership in the future. The midfielder has a lot of years in his hands to grow for gaining some valuable experience by playing alongside some seasoned campaigners keeping his age in mind.

Sancho has scored 14 goals in 23 Bundesliga games in the ongoing season with 15 assists to his name. He has also netted 2 goals in 8 Champions League games.

5. Achraf Hakimi

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Achraf Hakimi is another player who can be the next shining star of Borussia Dortmund. The defender can be an attacking source with his ability to score goals and efficiency during set-pieces.

The 23-year-old has notched up 3 goals in 25 Bundesliga matches he has played in the ongoing season with 10 assists to his name. The former Real Madrid player has also scored 4 goals in 8 Champions League games this season. Hakimi can also play as a winger.

Hakimi has been a key figure for Borussia Dortmund in the ongoing season and his coordination with the midfield has been a crucial factor. The defender has the ability to score goals with his electric runs and can be a threat with his fast counter attacks. The Moroccan has showcased his ability to break the opposition’s attacking runs with his clever interceptions and timely tackles.

He is equally good in moving in goal scoring positions and can be a poacher inside the box with his deadly finishes. Hakimi is known for his all-round game which has brought positive results for Dortmund. Hakimi has used his intelligence and efficiency with his aerial passes.