From humble beginnings to a global star: Douglas Costa has had quite the journey to the top of the game. - © © gettyimages
From humble beginnings to a global star: Douglas Costa has had quite the journey to the top of the game. - © © gettyimages
Bundesliga

Back to the roots: Douglas Costa

FC Bayern München attacker Douglas Costa became a household name in Germany and beyond in 2015/16, with his sizzling pace, trickery and crosses proving both entertaining and highly effective.

The 25-year-old will be eager to make an impact in his second term too, but before then the Brazilian has the matter of competing at the 2016 Olympic Games in his homeland. Find out more about the nimble-footed winger in the video below.