Christoph Moritz

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Christoph Moritz
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Personal information
Full name Christoph Moritz
Date of birth (1990-01-27) 27 January 1990 (age 27)
Place of birth Düren, West Germany
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)[citation needed]
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
1. FC Kaiserslautern
Number 18
Youth career
1994–2006 FC Viktoria 08 Arnoldsweiler
2006–2009 Alemannia Aachen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2009 Alemannia Aachen II 2 (0)
2009–2013 Schalke 04 54 (1)
2011–2013 Schalke 04 II 9 (0)
2013–2016 1. FSV Mainz 05 42 (2)
2013–2015 1. FSV Mainz 05 II 3 (1)
2016– 1. FC Kaiserslautern 13 (0)
National team
2009–2010 Germany U20 3 (1)
2010–2013 Germany U21 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17:01, 20 December 2016 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 24 March 2013

Christoph Moritz (born 27 January 1990) is a German footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for 1. FC Kaiserslautern in the Bundesliga.

Career[edit]

Moritz began his footballing career in 1994, at the age of four, as a youth player with FC Viktoria 08 Arnoldsweiler. He stayed here for twelve years before moving to Alemannia Aachen.[1] After three years with the youth and reserve teams, he signed for Schalke 04 in July 2009 where he started his professional career.[1] Moritz's first professional match was in the Bundesliga on 8 August 2009 against 1. FC Nuremberg[2] and scored his first goal on 16 August 2009.[3] Moritz signed his first professional contract on 18 January 2010 with Schalke 04.[4] The contract ran until 30 June 2013.[4] After this he joined Mainz 05 until 30 June 2017.

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Schalke 04

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Moritz, Christoph" (in German). kicker.de. 18 January 2010. Retrieved 18 January 2010. 
  2. ^ "Kuranyi bremst die Club-Euphorie" (in German). kicker.de. 8 August 2009. Retrieved 18 January 2010. 
  3. ^ "Erstes Ligator von Moritz" (in German). kicker.de. 16 August 2009. Retrieved 18 January 2010. 
  4. ^ a b "Christoph Moritz unterschreibt Profivertrag" (in German). Schalke04.de. 18 January 2010. Retrieved 19 January 2010. 

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