Marco Reus is a German professional football player that plays for Borussia Dortmund as an attacker midfielder and a winger. He is known for his speed, versatility, and technique. In 1994, he began his football career as a youth player for Pots SV Dortmund, his hometown club. In 1996, he joined the Borussia Dortmund youth ranks. Later in 1996, he left his hometown team to join the Rot Weiss Ahlen U-19 team. After leaving the Rot Weiss Ahlen, he moved back to his hometown and spent most of his time at Borussia Dortmund. In 2012, Rues played for Borussia Mönchengladbach and helped the team secure a place in the UEFA Champions League. Later in the same year, he moved to Borussia Dortmund and wore the number 11 jersey. In 2012, he won the Footballer of the Year in Germany Award. In 2013, he won the UEFA Team of the Year Award and the DFL-Supercup.