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Borussia Dortmund have announced captain Marco Reus will leave the club by mutual consent at the end of the season.

Germany midfielder Reus, 34, who has spent the last 12 years with his hometown club, will not be renewing his contract, which expires in the summer.

Dortmund said: “An extraordinary era is set to come to an end in the summer. Borussia Dortmund and their long-term captain Marco Reus have mutually agreed not to extend the player’s contract.

“The Dortmund native has worn the Black & Yellow shirt for 12 years since returning to the club of his youth in 2012 – a level of loyalty that is rarely seen in modern professional football.”

Dortmund described Reus, voted Germany’s player of the year in 2012 and 2019, as “one of the club’s great figures”.

He scored 168 goals and made 128 assists in a total of 424 appearances, helped them to the Champions League final at Wembley in 2013 and also won the DFB-Pokal with the club in 2017 and 2021.

Reus, who has scored 15 goals in 48 appearances for Germany, added: “I’m incredibly grateful for and proud of this special time at my club Borussia Dortmund.

“I have spent more than half of my life at this club and enjoyed every day, even though there have of course been difficult moments too.

“I already know now that I will find it difficult to say goodbye at the end of the season. And yet I’m happy that there is now clarity and that we can focus fully on the very important final games that we still have to play.”

Dortmund, currently fifth in the Bundesliga table, hold a 1-0 advantage over Paris St Germain before the second leg of their Champions League semi-final next Tuesday.