Borussia Dortmund and Puma teamed up late last year to give 16 talented young players from the U.S. an opportunity to train at the club’s Hohenbuschei academy in Brackel and get some insights into the life of a professional soccer player.  World Soccer Shop was invited as well to get a behind-the-scenes look at process.

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The Dortmund’s Under-19 coach Hanness Wolf, Youth Department Manager Lars Ricken, and the youth players talk about the training experience as well as the time spent at the stadium on matchday and seeing and feeling the excitement and passion of the fans.

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