Christian Pulisic has gained the Bundesliga’s Purpose of the Month award for his 89th-minute winner in a 2-1 victory over Hoffenheim on Dec. 16.
The US worldwide ran onto a Shinji Kagawa by ball, flicked the ball round goalkeeper Oliver Baumann and tapped it in as Dortmund prevailed of their second straight sport underneath new coach Peter Stoger.
Pulisic’s effort beat these by Bayern Munich’s Kingsley Coman, Hoffenheim’s Serge Gnabry and Bayer Leverkusen’s Julian Brandt within the month of December.
The aim marked the most recent by a U.S. worldwide to offer a lead within the Bundesliga.
“Shinji performed the ball by and I used to be barely too near the goalkeeper, so I needed to take a contact to hold it previous him,” Pulisic advised Dortmund’s web site after the match.
“The remainder was straightforward. It is an ideal feeling.”
On the season, the 19-year-old has scored three objectives in 16 Bundesliga appearances, whereas additionally contributing one help.
The aim got here two days after Pulisic grew to become the youngest-ever to be voted U.S. Soccer’s Male Participant of the 12 months.
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