In this Oct. 16, 2017 file photo Germany's Jann Fiete Arp controls the ball during the FIFA U-17 World Cup against Colombia in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal, file)
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Hamburger SV is relying on a 17-year-old school kid to avoid being relegated from the Bundesliga for the first time in its history.Jann-Fiete Arp has played in the last five games -- starting the last four -- and chipped in two goals as Hamburg earned two wins and a draw to move above the relegation zone.The first Bundesliga player born this millennium, Arp also became the first to score in the league when he netted against Hertha Berlin in October.Arp played for Hamburg's under-17 team last season, scoring 26 goals in 21 games. He also played four games for the under-19 team at the end the season, scoring twice.Last weekend, Hamburg had to make an application for Arp to be allowed to play in Freiburg because of the late kick off there.
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