Giovanni Reyna is a professional footballer who currently plays for the Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the United States national team.
Reyna was born in Sunderland, England on November 13, 2002 (age 20). He holds British nationality and he belongs to the white ethnic group. His Zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Giovanni Reyna was born in Sunderland, England, to American parents Claudio Reyna and Danielle Egan, while his father was a Sunderland A.F.C. player. His parents are both former soccer players who represented the United States men’s and women’s national teams. Giovanni’s family returned to the United States in 2007, settling in Bedford, New York.
Reyna made his Bundesliga debut for Borussia Dortmund on January 18, 2020. He entered the game as a substitute in the 72nd minute of a 5-3 victory over FC Augsburg. As a result, he broke Christian Pulisic’s previous record for being the youngest American to play in the Bundesliga at the age of 17 years and 66 days.
Reyna will don the number 7 jersey for the upcoming campaign, Dortmund announced on July 28, 2021, replacing Jadon Sancho. During the league game against Hoffenheim on August 27, he became the youngest player to make 50 Bundesliga appearances.
Reyna received his first call-up to the senior United States team for games against Wales and Panama in November 2020 after competing for the country at various junior levels. A day before turning eighteen, Reyna made his senior national team debut against Wales on November 12, 2020.
He dribbled past six Mexican defenders in a single pass on March 24, 2022, during the 2022 World Cup qualification at Estadio Azteca. After the game, it was noted that his performance was similar to Diego Maradona’s “Goal of the Century” run during the quarterfinals of the 1986 World Cup, which also took place at the Azteca.
In 2022, his net worth is estimated to be around $500,000 USD. The American teenager is regarded as a promising talent and is lavished with amenities at the German club. He earns approximately $2.2 million per year.