Thorsten Kirschbaum

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Thorsten Kirschbaum
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Kirschbaum in 2013
Personal information
Full name Thorsten Kirschbaum
Date of birth (1987-04-20) 20 April 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth Würzburg, West Germany
Height 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
VfB Stuttgart
Number 22
Youth career
TSV Obernzenn
1999–2004 1. FC Nürnberg
2004–2006 TSG 1899 Hoffenheim
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2008 TSG 1899 Hoffenheim II 28 (0)
2006–2009 TSG 1899 Hoffenheim 10 (0)
2009 FC Vaduz 16 (0)
2009–2010 SV Sandhausen 20 (0)
2010–2013 Energie Cottbus 91 (0)
2013– VfB Stuttgart 3 (0)
National team
2006 Germany U19 6 (0)
2007 Germany U20 3 (0)
2007–2008 Germany U21 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 October 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).

Thorsten Kirschbaum (born 20 April 1987 in Würzburg) is a German footballer who plays as a goalkeeper currently for VfB Stuttgart.[1]

Career[edit]

Kirschbaum was a member of the team of 1899 Hoffenheim that won promotion to the 2. Bundesliga. On 10 January 2009, he moved from 1899 Hoffenheim to Liechtenstein to play for FC Vaduz of the Swiss Super League and was released on 30 June 2009. After one year he left SV Sandhausen and signed a three-year contract for Energie Cottbus.

After the end of his contract with Cottbus on 1 July 2013, Kirschbaum moved to VfB Stuttgart on a free transfer. On 10 March 2013, Thorsten Kirschbaum signed a contract until June 2016 with VfB Stuttgart.[2]

International career[edit]

He has made seven appearances for the Germany U-21.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kirschbaum, Thorsten". kicker (in German). Retrieved 24 August 2010. 
  2. ^ "Kirschbaum signs for VfB". vfb.de. VfB Stuttgart. 10 March 2013. Retrieved 10 March 2013. 

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