Simon Cziommer

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Simon Cziommer
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Cziommer with Salzburg in 2010.
Personal information
Full name Simon Cziommer
Date of birth (1980-11-06) 6 November 1980 (age 33)
Place of birth Nordhorn, West Germany
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Heracles Almelo
Number 21
Youth career
FC Schüttorf 09
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–2003 Twente 55 (9)
2003–2006 Schalke 04 2 (0)
2004–2005 Twente (loan) 26 (4)
2006 Roda JC (loan) 15 (8)
2006–2009 AZ 38 (8)
2008–2009 Utrecht (loan) 24 (2)
2009–2012 Red Bull Salzburg 70 (11)
2012–2013 Vitesse 21 (1)
2013– Heracles Almelo 25 (2)
National team
Germany U-17 12 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 31 May 2014 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 3 November 2009

Simon Cziommer (born 6 November 1980 in Nordhorn) is a German footballer currently playing for Heracles Almelo in the Dutch Eredivisie.[1]

Career[edit]

Since he joined FC Twente in 1999 he has scored 28 goals for various clubs. He has played in UEFA Cup and UEFA Champions League games, the latter with his former club FC Schalke 04. A goalscoring attacking midfielder, Cziommer is known as a good dribbler.

Cziommer is a midfielder and was bought by AZ Alkmaar from Schalke just before the start of the 2006–07 season. In the 2008–09 season, he played on loan with FC Utrecht from AZ Alkmaar and signed on 22 June 2009 to FC Red Bull Salzburg where he played until 2012.

On 31 July 2012, Cziommer signed a one year contract with Vitesse from the Eredivisie.[2] After he had been released by Vitesse, he trained for a while with his former team AZ. On 2 September 2013, he was signed by Heracles Almelo to be the successor of Lerin Duarte, who had been sold to Ajax.[3]

Honours[edit]

Red Bull Salzburg

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cziommer, Simon" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 27 October 2012. 
  2. ^ Winkels, Ruben (31 July 2012). "Vitesse leeft gretige Cziommer in" (in Dutch). voetbalprimeur.nl. Retrieved 27 October 2012. 
  3. ^ "'Clubloze Cziommer volgt Duarte op bij Heracles'" (in Dutch). voetbalprimeur.nl. 2 September 2013. Retrieved 2 September 2013. 

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