Jerome Kiesewetter

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Jerome Kiesewetter
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Personal information
Full name Jerome Julien Kiesewetter
Date of birth (1993-02-09) 9 February 1993 (age 22)
Place of birth Berlin, Germany
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
VfB Stuttgart
Number 42
Youth career
Hertha Zehlendorf
2007–2012 Hertha BSC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2012 Hertha BSC II 17 (2)
2012– VfB Stuttgart II 41 (4)
2014 Hertha BSC II (loan) 15 (2)
2015– VfB Stuttgart 2 (0)
National team
2011 United States U18 3 (2)
2010–2013 United States U20 8 (0)
2011– United States U23 2 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 June 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 27 March 2015

Jerome Julien Kiesewetter (born 9 February 1993) is an American soccer player who currently plays for VfB Stuttgart.

Club career[edit]

On 16 May 2012 Jerome Kiesewetter signed a four-year contract with VfB Stuttgart.[1]

Kiesewetter made his debut for VfB Stuttgart II on 25 September 2012 in the 3. Liga against F.C. Hansa Rostock.[2]

In January 2014 he was loaned out to Hertha BSC II until the end of the season.

On 6 March 2015 Kiesewetter made his Bundesliga debut for VfB Stuttgart against Hertha BSC.

International career[edit]

At the age of 17 Kiesewetter was called for the first time into the United States national under-20 team for a tournament in Peru in September 2010.[3] He made his debut for the U.S. under-20 team on 6 September 2010 against Paraguay.[4] In the 2011 Milk Cup Kiesewetter played for the under-18 team of the United States. He scored in the first match of the tournament against Israel[5] and in the third-place match against Georgia.[6] On 11 November 2011 Kiesewetter made his first appearance for the United States national under-23 team against Azerbaijan.[7] In October 2012 he participated with the under-20 team of the United States in the Marbella Cup.[8] On 11 February 2013 U-20 Coach Tab Ramos added Kiesewetter to the USYNT U-20 squad for the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship, the qualifying tournament for the FIFA U-20 World Cup.[9] Kiesewetter appeared twice for the U-20's in the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship, playing against Haiti and Costa Rica in the group stage.


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