Sebastian Rudy

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Sebastian Rudy
Sebastian Rudy.jpg
Rudy playing for Germany U21 in 2010.
Personal information
Full name Sebastian Rudy
Date of birth (1990-02-28) 28 February 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth Villingen-Schwenningen, West Germany
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current club 1899 Hoffenheim
Number 6
Youth career
1997–2001 FC Dietingen
2001–2003 SV Zimmern
2003–2007 VfB Stuttgart
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2010 VfB Stuttgart II 37 (12)
2008–2010 VfB Stuttgart 15 (0)
2010– 1899 Hoffenheim 100 (1)
National team
2007–2008 Germany U18 7 (1)
2008–2009 Germany U19 8 (2)
2009–2013 Germany U21 23 (5)
* 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 14 June 2013

Sebastian Rudy (born 28 February 1990) is a German footballer who plays as a midfielder for 1899 Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga.[1]


Club career[edit]

Rudy joined VfB Stuttgart's youth academy in 2003 and started his senior career in 2007 with the club's reserve team, playing in the semi-professional Regionalliga Süd. He made his professional debut with the same team in the newly established 3. Liga on 2 August 2008 against Union Berlin.

During the summer of 2008, he also signed a contract with VfB Stuttgart's first team, for which he made his competitive debut in the first round of the DFB-Pokal on 10 August 2008 in their 5–0 away victory over Hansa Lüneburg.


He is currently a member of the German national U-21 team.


  1. ^ "Rudy, Sebastian" (in German). Retrieved 8 September 2010. 

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