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OFFICIAL: Erik Durm joins Huddersfield

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The fullback leaves BVB after 6 years

Borussia Dortmund v FC Bayern Muenchen - Bundesliga Photo by Christof Koepsel/Getty Images For MAN

Erik Durm has left Borussia Dortmund and will join Huddersfield Town in the Premier League. The 26-year-old will sign a 1-year contract with Huddersfield, in addition the club secured the option to add one more year to he deal. Durm will rejoin former BVBII-coach David Wagner who took over Huddersfield in 2015 and led them to the Premier League.

Durm started out at Dortmund as a promising fullback who first broke into BVB’s squad before being called up to Germany’s 2014 World Cup squad that won the tournament. However a slew of injuries kept him from playing in recent years, the versatile fullback did not play a single game for the black and yellows last season. His last game for Dortmund was in the 2016/17 DFB Cup final against Eintracht Frankfurt which BVB won 2-1.

In 6 years he played 97 games for Dortmund (2 goals, 11 assists) and won the DFB Cup and 2 Supercups with the club. There is no official confirmation of the transfer fee thus far.