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Sven Bender Biography

Sven Bender is a German footballer who plays for the German Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund. Bender joined TSV 1860 Munich in 2003. In 2009, he joined Borussia Dortmund, where he signed a contract that will tie him to the club until 2013. Bender is a former German youth international having played at all levels. At under-19 level, he was a part of the team that won the 2008 European Under-19 Championship. Bender made his debut for the senior team in a friendly match against Australia on March 2011. Bender's first call-up for the senior German national football team came in February 2011, ahead of a friendly against Italy in Dortmund, where he remained an unused substitute. Bender made his debut for Germany in a 2–1 loss to Australia. He is the twin brother of Lars Bender, who plays for Bayer Leverkusen.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Sven Bender
Nationality Germany
Position Defender
Last Club BV Borussia 09 Dortmund
Shirt Number 6
Career
Clubs
BV Borussia 09 Dortmund Jul 2009 - Jul 2017
Bayer 04 Leverkusen Jul 2017 - Present
TSV 1860 München Jul 2006 - Jun 2009
BV Borussia 09 Dortmund II Jul 2009 - Jun 2013
TSV 1860 München II Jul 2006 - Sep 2007
National
Germany Under 20 Aug 2009 - Dec 2009
Germany Under 21 Apr 2010 - Dec 2010
Germany Jan 2011 - Dec 2013
Germany Under 23 Jan 2016 - Present
Stats
Clubs
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BV Borussia 09 Dortmund
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2016/2017 Bundesliga 6 0 1 0 0 270
DFB Pokal 1 0 0 0 0 90
UEFA Champions League 1 0 0 0 0 46
2015/2016 Bundesliga 19 0 0 1 0 1243
UEFA Europa League 11 0 1 2 0 672
DFB Pokal 5 0 0 0 0 347
2014/2015 Bundesliga 20 0 0 2 0 1253
UEFA Champions League 6 0 0 0 0 465
DFB Pokal 5 0 0 0 0 178
Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 5
2013/2014 Bundesliga 19 1 0 2 0 1382
UEFA Champions League 5 0 0 2 0 435
DFB Pokal 2 0 0 0 0 76
Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 46
2012/2013 Bundesliga 20 1 0 1 0 1322
UEFA Champions League 11 0 0 2 0 725
DFB Pokal 1 0 0 0 0 90
2011/2012 Bundesliga 24 1 3 2 0 1587
UEFA Champions League 4 0 0 1 0 295
DFB Pokal 3 0 0 0 0 181
Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 16
2010/2011 Bundesliga 31 1 2 2 0 2443
UEFA Europa League 7 0 0 1 0 461
DFB Pokal 1 0 0 0 0 23
2009/2010 Bundesliga 19 0 1 3 0 1488
Total 224 4 8 21 0 15139
Bayer 04 Leverkusen
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TSV 1860 München
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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
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 1 0 0 0 0 8
Total 1 0 0 0 0 8
Germany Under 21
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Germany Under 20
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Germany Under 23
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Sven Bender Latest News & Articles

Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 29th April 2017
Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 29th April 2017
A quick look at all the top transfer news of the day.
Rio Olympics 2016: 5 biggest names in football taking part in the Summer Games
Rio Olympics 2016: 5 biggest names in football taking part in the Summer Games
There are many big players who won't be representing their nation at the Olympics, but these five will be there:
Germany names Bender twins in Rio football squad
Germany names Bender twins in Rio football squad
Ginter is the only member of Germany’s 2014 World Cup winning squad to participate in Rio Rio de Janeiro, July 16 (IANS) Twins Lars and Sven B ...
Bayern beat Dortmund 4-3 on penalties to lift German Cup
Bayern beat Dortmund 4-3 on penalties to lift German Cup
Picking apart the Borussia Dortmund carcass: Who should Arsenal go after?
Picking apart the Borussia Dortmund carcass: Who should Arsenal go after?
Jurgen Klopp's departure from Borussia Dortmund means a number of players might be open to leaving the club. A look at who Arsenal might look to snap up.
Borussia Dortmund midfielder Sven Bender ruled out for four weeks
Borussia Dortmund midfielder Sven Bender ruled out for four weeks
Sven Bender will be sidelined with a knee injury
Video: Sven Bender tackles two Hoffenheim players with hilarious result
Video: Sven Bender tackles two Hoffenheim players with hilarious result
Sven Bender topples two Hoffenheim players and walks away with the ball like a boss!
Highlights: Arsenal 2-0 Borussia Dortmund; Arsenal go through to last 16
Highlights: Arsenal 2-0 Borussia Dortmund; Arsenal go through to last 16
Arsenal beat Dortmund 2-0 and make it through to knockout stages of UCL
Top 6 active twins in football
Top 6 active twins in football
We have seen many brothers play for different clubs in Europe be it the Neville brothers or the Cruyff brothers. Similarly, there are many twin brothe ...
5 Best FIFA 14 Bundesliga teams
5 Best FIFA 14 Bundesliga teams
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Arsenal target Sven Bender admits interest in Premier League switch
Arsenal target Sven Bender admits interest in Premier League switch
Sven Bender has admitted that a move to the Premier League would appeal amid interest from Arsenal, but has insisted that he has yet to receive any contact from in regards to a summer transfer. Arsenal are believed to be keen on Bender as they look for...
Rumour: Arsenal keen on Sven Bender after dropping out of the race for Barcelona’s Cesc Fabregas
Rumour: Arsenal keen on Sven Bender after dropping out of the race for Barcelona’s Cesc Fabregas
Arsenal have made Borussia Dortmund midfielder Sven Bender one of their prime transfer targets for the summer according to the Daily Express, after deciding he was more the type of midfielder they would prefer to sign in the summer, withdrawing themselves from any race to sign Cesc Fabregas. The Spanish midfielder is expected to cause [...]The post Arsenal keen on Sven Bender after dropping out of the race for Barcelona’s Cesc Fabregas appeared first on Squawka News.
Which of these players deserved to be in Germany's provisional World Cup 2014 Squad ?
Which of these players deserved to be in Germany's provisional World Cup 2014 Squad ?
Twin Footballers who have won Championships together
Twin Footballers who have won Championships together
It’s a rare sight when we see brothers lifting football Championships together. It becomes more unique and extraordinary if they are twins. We look ...
Dortmund midfielder Sven Bender sidelined for 10 weeks
Dortmund midfielder Sven Bender sidelined for 10 weeks
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