Bundesliga

Five Bundesliga rising stars

The Bundesliga is not only the home of household names like Robert Lewandowski, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang or Chicharito, it is also the ideal league for fresh young talent to show what they are capable of.

Lukas Klostermann

bundesliga.com has put five of these emerging talents under the microscope in the above video., while below, you can find out even more about the stars of the future.

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Date of birth: 03/06/1996

Club: RB Leipzig

Position: Right-back

Bundesliga appearances so far: N/A

Germany Under-21 right-back Klostermann started all but four of promoted Leipzig's 34 Bundesliga 2 assignments last season. Winning only 48 per cent of his attempted challenges, the 20-year-old still has ample room for improvement, although he did impress on a regular basis with his enterprising forays into opposition territory, notching one goal and four assists.

Bundesliga wingers will demand much more of him defensively, but his general performance levels over the course of only his second full season as a professional showed him to be a quick learner with bags of untapped potential.

Breel Embolo

Date of birth: 14/02/1997

Club: FC Schalke 04

Position: Forward

Bundesliga appearances so far: 1

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