Daniel Ginczek in 2014
|Full name||Daniel Ginczek|
|Date of birth||13 April 1991|
|Place of birth||Arnsberg, Germany|
|Height||1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|2008–2011||Borussia Dortmund II||66||(28)|
|2011–2012||→ VfL Bochum (loan)||29||(5)|
|2012–2013||→ FC St. Pauli (loan)||31||(18)|
|2013–2014||1. FC Nürnberg||17||(3)|
|2013||1. FC Nürnberg II||1||(0)|
|2014–2015||VfB Stuttgart II||5||(5)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15:54, 20 December 2016 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 March 2013
Daniel Ginczek (born 13 April 1991 in Arnsberg) is a German footballer who plays as a striker for VfB Stuttgart in the Bundesliga. His paternal grandparents are from Silesia, explaining his Polish-sounding surname.
In the 2007–08 season, he was the best scorer in the U-17 league. In 25 games he scored 26 goals. In the U-18 national team, Ginczek scored three goals in six games, he also took part in seven matches of the U-19 national team, scoring on one occasion.
Since the 2008–09 season he was playing for the reserves of Borussia Dortmund. He made his debut in professional football on 28 July 2009 at a 0–0 draw against the reserve team of Eintracht Braunschweig.
In 2010, Ginczek was promoted to the Borussia Dortmund first team.
VfL Bochum loan spell
FC St. Pauli loan spell
In June 2012, Ginczek joined St. Pauli on loan until the end of the 2012–13 season. He scored his first goal in the 77th minute at a 3–0 away win over Offenburger FV in the DFB-Pokal, on 18 August 2012. He became a key player for the Hamburg side, scoring 18 goals in 31 matches.
1. FC Nürnberg
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