Gilles Bettmer

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Gilles Bettmer
Personal information
Full name Gilles Bettmer
Date of birth (1989-03-31) 31 March 1989 (age 29)
Place of birth Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Differdange 03
Number 20
Youth career
0000–2004 AS Differdange
2004–2008 SC Freiburg
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2009 SC Freiburg II 15 (1)
2010 Eintracht Trier 15 (0)
2010– FC Differdange 03 108 (14)
National team
2005– Luxembourg 58 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Gilles Bettmer (born 31 March 1989 in Esch-sur-Alzette) is a Luxembourgian football player, who currently plays for FC Differdange 03.


Bettmer joined SC Freiburg II in 2004 from local side AS Differdange[1] and signed in January 2010 than for Eintracht Trier. After a half year with Eintracht Trier[2] announced on 26 May 2010 his return to his youth club AS Differdange and signed a three years contract.

International career[edit]

He made his debut for Luxembourg in a November 2005 friendly match against Canada and by December 2008 had earned 23 caps, scoring no goals.[3] He played in 4 FIFA World Cup qualification matches.[4] In August 2011, he plays for the fourth qualifying round of the Europa League against the new Paris-Saint Germain of Leonardo, and several times put in danger the goalkeeper of the opposing team Salvatore Sirigu. These wonderful actions, has attracted several clubs like Chievo Verona, AJ Auxerre, Stade de Reims and FC Nantes.

International goals[edit]

As of match played 10 November 2017. Luxembourg score listed first, score column indicates score after each Bettmer goal.
International goals by date, venue, opponent, score, result and competition
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 6 September 2011 Stade Josy Barthel, Luxembourg City, Italy  Albania 1–0 2–1 UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying


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