Musiala, who grew up in Croydon, started and scored on Tuesday evening for Bayern Munich against Lazio in the Champions League in the round of 16, making him the youngest Englishman to score in the competition at the age of 17 years and 363 days

Musiala’s exploits follow Jadon Sancho, a 20-year-old from Camberwell, and Jude Bellingham, a 17-year-old from Stourbridge, who starts for Borussia Dortmund in the 3-2 win over Sevilla in the Champions League in the last round of 16 The English Children take over the Bundesliga

It was a nice finish too. Musiala received the ball on the edge of the penalty area from Leon Goretzka after a fine run by roadrunner Alphonso Davies on the left He got it under control, took another touch to steady himself, then shot an accurate, low finish into the bottom corner

What a finish for the 17-year-old Jamal Musiala for Bayern! ???? The building game by Alphonso Davies ???? ImageTwittercom / Gbix4z0b4o

Musiala’s goal was Bayern’s second goal in the first half after Robert Lewandowski’s early start and ahead of Leroy Sane, who put the tie in bed just before the break.The reigning European champions seem threatening to get underway when the end of business Champions League is coming

Lazios experienced goalkeeper Pepe Reina, now 38 years old, was playing in his sixth season as a professional player for Villarreal in the league February 2003 was born

Musiala is also the second youngest scorer in a Champions League knockout game, followed by Bojan Krkic, who was 17 years and 217 days old when he scored for Barcelona in the 2008 quarter-finals against Schalke 04

The fact that Musiala has already played 25 games for Bayern Munich and scored four goals despite his tender years shows not only how trustworthy he is at the club, but also how much potential he has

Musiala was born in Fulda, northeast of Frankfurt, to a Nigerian father and a German mother The family moved to south London at the age of seven, however. Chelsea signed him a year later before returning to Germany in 2019 to join Bayern

England have clearly tried to convince Musiala that their international solidarity lies with them as he has represented them at U15, U16, U17 and U21 levels and a 5-0 win last November scored against Albania He was also capped by Germany at U17 level

After Gareth Southgate put him in the record books, he may have to get Musiala into England’s senior setup sooner rather than later

Musiala, Bayern Munich

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Source: https://inews.co.uk/sport/football/jamal-musiala-bayern-munich-champions-league-record-885202