England Championship

Reyna at 17 becomes youngest American in Champions League

DORTMUND, Germany (AP) Gio Reyna became the youngest American-born player to appear in the Champions League and assisted on the go-ahead goal, helping Dortmund beat Paris-Saint Germain 2-1 Tuesday night in the first leg of the round of 16.

The 17-year-old son of former U.S. national team captain Claudio Reyna entered in the 67th minute with Dortmund leading 1-0.

Neymar tied the score in the 75th, but Erling Haaland scored his second goal of the match two minutes later. Reyna received the ball at midfield on a quick counterattack, took two touches as he burst into space and fed Haaland at the top of the arc.

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