Former PSG defender Thomas Meunier has been signed by Borussia Dortmund for a four-year contract.
Here are ten interesting things to know about the Belgium International.
- Meunier won three Ligue 1 titles at PSG.
- He made 120 appearances for French heavyweights PSG.
- He was part of the Belgium side that finished third at the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
- He has scored seven times in 40 senior appearances for his country Belgium.
- He becomes the third Belgian in Dortmund’s squad, joining international teammates Axel Witsel and Thorgan Hazard.
- He is 28 years old.
- Thomas Meunier played for RUS Saint Ode, Gus Givry, Standard Liege and Virton at youth Level.
- He began his professional career at Virton and has gone on to play for Club Brugge and Paris Saint Germain before joining Borussia Dortmund.
- He was invited to play for Belgium’s U15 but was an unused substitute. He later represented Belgium’s U21 in 2011 before getting his first cap for Belgium’s men senior national team in 2013.
- Meunier’s football idol is Brazil’s 2014 World Cup Winner Ronaldo De Lima.