Borussia Dortmund preparing move for Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez

Borussia Dortmund are reportedly one of many clubs keeping tabs on Uruguay international Maxi Gomez.

According to the football transfer rumours in Spanish media, Borussia Dortmund are preparing move for Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez.

Celta Vigo reportedly paid Defensor Sporting 4 million euros for Maxi Gomez earlier this season. The 21-year-old has a valid contract with Celta Vigo until June 2022.

Gomez made 32 appearances across all competitions for Celta Vigo, scoring 14 goals and supplying three assists in return.

The 21-year-old has been touted as one of the brightest young prospects in Uruguay.

Borussia Dortmund are scouting the 21-year-old, who has been in considerably outstanding form in recent times.


Maxi Gomez
Maxi Gomez


As a member of Uruguay national football team, Gomez won four caps.

Borussia Dortmund are in the market for a new striker when the transfer window reopens.

The German giants have built a reputation for recruiting young talent across the globe, predominantly targeting those with sell-on value and immense potential.

According to Football Espana (via Galicia en Goles) , “Borussia Dortmund are preparing to launch a club record bid to sign Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez this summer, say reports in the Spanish press. A report in Galicia en Goles suggests that negotiations between the clubs have already informally begun, with the German club hopeful of a deal below €50m. Celta sporting director Felipe Minambres is said to have recently visited the Germany city and relations between the two clubs are healthy.”


Celta Vigo are not in a position where they need to sell and would like to keep hold of the striker, but right offer may force the club to consider a deal.

Premier League club Tottenham are apparently trailing Borussia Dortmund in the pursuit of Celta Vigo striker.

The 21-year-old is certainly a player that would strengthen the current Borussia Dortmund squad and would be a good buy in the summer transfer window.

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