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Mario Gotze Biography

Mario Götze is a German footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Borussia Dortmund in the German Bundesliga and the German national team. Though he is primarily deployed as an attacking midfielder, he is capable of operating as a right or left winger. Götze is a product of Dortmund's youth academy, having started off his football career at the age of eight. He made his Bundesliga debut on 21 November 2009 in a 0–0 draw against Mainz 05. He was promoted to the first team during the 2009–10 Bundesliga season and soon became an important player in Dortmund's Bundesliga winning squad of the 2010–11 season. On 27 March 2012, Götze signed a new contract with Borussia Dortmund, keeping him at Borussia Dortmund until 2016. Götze won the Bundesliga with Borussia Dortmund in 2012 as Borussia Dortmund set a Bundesliga record scoring the most points in a season in the Bundesliga with 81 points. Mario Götze was called up for his first senior match for Germany against Sweden, on 17 November 2010. Götze's first goal for Germany was against Brazil on 10 August 2011, when he was just 19 years of age. Götze is considered to be an up-and-coming, potential world class player, possessing high speed, excellent technical and dribbling skill, play-making capabilities and spellbinding creativity.  
Basic Player Info
Full Name Mario Götze
Nationality Germany
Position Midfielder
Last Club FC Bayern München
Shirt Number 19
Career
Clubs
FC Bayern München Jul 2013 - Jul 2016
BV Borussia 09 Dortmund Jul 2009 - Jun 2013
BV Borussia 09 Dortmund Jul 2016 - Present
BV Borussia 09 Dortmund II Jul 2009 - Jun 2010
National
Germany Nov 2010 - Mar 2017
Germany Under 21 Sep 2010 - Sep 2010
Stats
Clubs
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FC Bayern München
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2015/2016 Bundesliga 14 3 4 1 0 957
UEFA Champions League 4 2 0 0 0 106
DFB Pokal 2 1 0 0 0 150
Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 6
2014/2015 Bundesliga 32 9 2 1 0 2249
UEFA Champions League 11 4 1 0 0 747
DFB Pokal 4 2 0 0 0 336
Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 31
2013/2014 Bundesliga 27 10 9 0 0 1822
UEFA Champions League 11 3 1 0 0 528
DFB Pokal 4 1 3 0 0 306
UEFA Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 49
Total 112 35 20 2 0 7287
BV Borussia 09 Dortmund
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BV Borussia 09 Dortmund
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BV Borussia 09 Dortmund II
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National
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Germany
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2018 Russia WC Qualification Europe 4 0 2 0 0 323
2016 France EC Qualification 9 3 1 0 0 694
European Championship 4 0 0 0 0 234
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 7 4 1 0 0 382
World Cup 6 2 0 0 0 258
2012 Poland/Ukraine EC Qualification 4 1 0 0 0 115
European Championship 1 0 0 0 0 10
Total 35 10 4 0 0 2016
Germany Under 21
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Mario Gotze Latest News & Articles

Ten players destroyed by Bayern Munich
Ten players destroyed by Bayern Munich
Ten potential talents who suffered at the Allianz Arena.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: 10 things to know, Part 3
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: 10 things to know, Part 3
Facts you need to know about the FIFA U-17 World Cup
FIFA U-17 World Cup: The springboard for future stars
FIFA U-17 World Cup: The springboard for future stars
More superstars will be unearthed in India in October.
Mario Götze: Unquenched and still flickering
Mario Götze: Unquenched and still flickering
The rise, fall and return of Mario Gotze, who was once dubbed 'the next Messi'.
5 players whose careers tailed off after being cover stars on FIFA and PES
5 players whose careers tailed off after being cover stars on FIFA and PES
You won't believe those who were on the cover.
Joachim Löw - the misfit who helped Germany (re)conquer the world
Joachim Löw - the misfit who helped Germany (re)conquer the world
Joachim Low continues to defy expectations to prove that old Gary Lineker quote true; in the end the Germans always win. This is his story.
Bundesliga 2016/17: 10 of the worst transfers of the season
Bundesliga 2016/17: 10 of the worst transfers of the season
A fallen God to a La Masia flop and one who called his manager a coward. We have it all here.
10 players who witnessed the highest change in market value since January 2016
10 players who witnessed the highest change in market value since January 2016
Some of the biggest names in the world of football have undergone a huge change in fortunes over the last 18 months.
Footballers and their adorable childhood pictures – Part 1
Footballers and their adorable childhood pictures – Part 1
How did footballers look like when they were in their nappies? One word: ADORABLE!
5 greatest UEFA Champions League semi-finals of the last decade
5 greatest UEFA Champions League semi-finals of the last decade
We take a look at the top 5 Champions League semi-finals with stunning first leg displays, superb second leg comebacks and great rivalries.
5 fantasy transfers which would shock the world this summer
5 fantasy transfers which would shock the world this summer
These are the 5 transfers that will shake up the hierarchy of the footballing world if they take place.
Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 7th March 2017
Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 7th March 2017
A quick look at today's transfer happenings from across Europe.
Is Jurgen Klopp's 'team first' mentality hurting Liverpool?
Is Jurgen Klopp's 'team first' mentality hurting Liverpool?
Not just entertaining press conferences, it is clear Klopp will have to deliver results too - whether staying true to his principles or not.
Will Arsenal survive if Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Arsene Wenger leave this summer?
Will Arsenal survive if Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Arsene Wenger leave this summer?
In a perfect world, fans would be hoping that nobody leaves and Arsenal go on to become the best in the Premier League again.
Transfer Rumour: Liverpool in talks to sign Mario Gotze
Transfer Rumour: Liverpool in talks to sign Mario Gotze
The German international has struggled for game time this season and is looking for a move away from Germany.
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