New York City FC academy product Giovanni Reyna, the son of the club's sporting director and former U.S. star Claudio Reyna, is set to join the youth program of Borussia Dortmund, sources confirmed to ESPN FC.
Goal.com was the first to report the news on Thursday.
The younger Reyna will head to Germany once he turns 16 in November, looking to emulate the success of U.S. international midfielder Christian Pulisic, who also joined Dortmund at the same age in 2015.
Despite holding a man advantage for much of the game, visiting New York City FC needed a late goal from Ismael Tajouri-Shradi to clinch a 3-2 win over 10-man Toronto FC on Sunday at BMO Field.
In the 88th minute, Tajouri-Shradi's hard left-footed shot from outside the box flew into the net, finally putting NYCFC on top for good after the visitors twice surrendered leads earlier in the match.
The goal was Tajouri-Shradi's team-leading 10th of the season. His ninth was a grounder of a shot in the...