Dortmund confirm Toljan signing from Hoffenheim

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The German right-back has signed a contract until 2022, with Felix Passlack heading in the opposite direction on a two-year loan as part of the deal

Borussia Dortmund have confirmed they have completed the signing of Jeremy Toljan from Hoffenheim.

The right-back has signed a contract with the Bundesliga side until 2022, with Felix Passlack heading in the opposite direction on loan for two years as part of the deal.

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Bild reports that Dortmund will pay a €5 million fee for the 23-year-old, who claimed a silver medal with Germany at the Olympics in 2016, while he also won the 2017 Under-21 European Championship.

Sporting director Michael Zorc told the club's official website: "Jeremy can play both on the right and on the left. He was one of the starters in the Germany U21 national team at the European Championship this summer.

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"He is a player with great development potential."

Dortmund currently sit top of the Bundesliga table on goal difference after two games as they look to improve on their third-placed finish from the 2016-17 campaign.

Toljan becomes the club's sixth signing of the summer window, with Andrey Yarmolenko, Maximilian Philipp, Mahmoud Dahoud, Omer Toprak and Dan-Axel Zagadou having also joined Peter Bosz's side.