Daniel Bierofka

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Daniel Bierofka
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Personal information
Date of birth (1979-02-07) 7 February 1979 (age 35)
Place of birth Munich, West Germany
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Left winger
Club information
Current team
TSV 1860 München
Number 7
Youth career
1985–1993 SpVgg Feldmoching
1993–1994 SpVgg Unterhaching
1994–1997 Bayern Munich
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1997–2000 Bayern Munich (A) 47 (2)
2000–2002 TSV 1860 München 55 (7)
2002–2005 Bayer Leverkusen 78 (12)
2005–2007 VfB Stuttgart 13 (0)
2007– TSV 1860 München 133 (20)
National team
1999–2001 Germany U-21 20 (6)
2002 Germany 3 (1)
2002–2004 Germany Team 2006 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 March 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Daniel Bierofka (born 7 February 1979 in Munich) is a German footballer who plays for TSV 1860 München. He is a naturally winger with good dribbling skills and good stamina despite his age, but he can also operate successfully as a defensive midfielder. His career has been plagued by injuries which limited his chances of playing more matches for Germany national squad.

Club career[edit]

Bierofka came through the Bayern Munich youth system and made it to the reserve squad but never played for the senior team. He then transferred to city rival TSV 1860 München where he played 55 games in two seasons. Bierofka then moved to Bayer Leverkusen for three years before going over to VfB Stuttgart. In the 2006–07 season, Bierofka won the Bundesliga title with VfB Stuttgart. In June 2007, Bierofka returned to 1860 München with the club committing to a deferred payment of €400000.[1]

International career[edit]

Bierofka has played three internationals for the German national team and scored one goal – on 18 May 2002, in the 6–2 win against Austria in a friendly match.

Honours[edit]

VfB Stuttgart

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bierofka und Gentner: Transfers vor Abschluss" (in German). kicker.de. 11 June 2007. Retrieved 28 November 2007. 

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