Björn Kopplin

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Björn Kopplin
Personal information
Full name Björn Kopplin
Date of birth (1989-01-07) 7 January 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth West Berlin, West Germany
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Right back
Club information
Current team
1. FC Union Berlin
Number 13
Youth career
1996–2005 1. FC Union Berlin
2005–2007 FC Bayern Munich
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2010 FC Bayern Munich II 55 (0)
2010–2012 VfL Bochum 60 (1)
2012– 1. FC Union Berlin 15 (0)
National team
2005–2006 Germany U-17 13 (3)
2007–2008 Germany U-19 16 (0)
2009 Germany U-20 7 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 March 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 8 July 2010

Björn Kopplin (born 7 January 1989) is a German footballer who plays as a right back for Union Berlin.[1][2]

Career[edit]

Club career[edit]

Kopplin was named in Bayern Munich's squad for the 2008–09 and 2009–10 UEFA Champions League.[3] He was given the number 37 in the first team. On 13 June 2010, VfL Bochum announced that they had signed Kopplin for the following season.[4]

International career[edit]

Kopplin was part of the Germany squad that won the 2008 UEFA Under-19 Championship. Kopplin is member of the Germany U-20 team and played with the team at 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup and scored two goals in the Round of 16.[5]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 17 July 2013

Club performance League Cup Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Germany League DFB-Pokal Total
2007–08 Bayern Munich II Regionalliga Süd 1 0 1 0
2008–09 3. Liga 20 0 20 0
2009–10 34 0 34 0
2010–11 VfL Bochum 2. Bundesliga 34 0 0 0 34 0
2011–12 26 1 3 0 29 1
2012–13 1. FC Union Berlin 11 0 0 0 11 0
2013–14 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total Germany 126 1 3 0 129 1
Career total 126 1 3 0 129 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Björn Kopplin" (in German). fussballdaten.de. Retrieved 11 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "Kopplin, Björn" (in German). kicker. Retrieved 11 August 2011. 
  3. ^ "FC Bayern München". UEFA. Retrieved 7 September 2009. 
  4. ^ "Bochum schnappt sich U19-Europameister" (in German). DFL. 13 June 2010. Retrieved 13 June 2010. 
  5. ^ "Deutschland - Nigeria" (in German). kicker.de. 7 October 2009. Retrieved 17 March 2012. 

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