Daniel Halfar

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Daniel Halfar
Daniel Halfar 1860 2010 1.JPG
Personal information
Date of birth (1988-01-07) 7 January 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth Mannheim, West Germany
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
1. FC Köln
Number 22
Youth career
1994–1998 MFC Phönix Mannheim 02
1998–2005 1. FC Kaiserslautern
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2007 1. FC Kaiserslautern 29 (3)
2005–2007 1. FC Kaiserslautern II 11 (5)
2007–2010 Arminia Bielefeld 73 (1)
2010–2013 TSV 1860 München 68 (8)
2013– 1. FC Köln 33 (3)
National team
2008–2009 Germany U21 3 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 4 May 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 August 2010

Daniel Halfar (born 7 January 1988 in Mannheim) is a German footballer who currently plays for 1. FC Köln in the German Bundesliga.[1]

Career[edit]

Halfar began his career at MFC Phönix Mannheim 02. In 1997 he joined 1. FC Kaiserslautern. He gave his debut on 11 December 2005 against Bayern Munich. His first two goals Halfar scored in the match MSV Duisburg – 1. FC Kaiserslautern, with those goals he is the youngest player of Kaiserslautern ever to score (18 years, 28 days). Since this season, Halfar has been seen as a very big talent. In August 2007 he moved to Arminia Bielefeld. He scored his first goal for his new club on 22 November 2008 against VfB Stuttgart. After three seasons with Arminia Bielefeld and scoring only one goal for the club, he was sold on a free transfer to TSV 1860 München. In the summer of 2013 he transferred to 1. FC Köln, signing a three-year contract.

International career[edit]

Halfar played for the German U-21 national team.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Halfar, Daniel" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 30 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Nationalspieler Daniel Halfar" (in German). dfb.de. 10 February 2009. Retrieved 15 August 2010. 

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