Jacob Italiano, Borussia Monchengladbach move: Teen to move to Germany in 2019

PRODIGIOUS Perth Glory talent Jacob Italiano will officially confirm a move to Bundesliga club Borussia Monchengladbach next week.

The move had been whispered in A-League circles for some time, but Fox Sports’ sideline commentator Daniel Garb revealed before Melbourne Victory’s clash with Glory that the 16-year-old’s move to the Bundesliga outfit is set to be signed, sealed, and delivered.

Jacob Italiano of the Perth Glory
Jacob Italiano of the Perth GlorySource: AAP

In a win for the Western Australian club, they will retain the teen until he turns 18, upon which he will move to Germany and the Glory will net a transfer fee for the move in 2019.

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Monchengladbach are currently sixth in Germany’s top flight.