Philipp Max

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Philipp Max
Philipp-Max-2016-07.jpg
Max with training for FC Augsburg in 2016
Personal information
Full name Philipp Martin Max[1]
Date of birth (1993-09-30) 30 September 1993 (age 25)
Place of birth Viersen, Germany
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current team
FC Augsburg
Number 31
Youth career
2000–2003 SC Baldham
2003–2007 1860 Munich
2007–2010 Bayern Munich
2010–2012 Schalke 04
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2014 Schalke 04 II 54 (3)
2014 Schalke 04 2 (0)
2014–2015 Karlsruher SC 23 (0)
2015– FC Augsburg 113 (7)
National team
2016 Germany Olympic 3 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16:44, 11 May 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 16:55, 24 August 2016 (UTC)

Philipp Martin Max (German pronunciation: [ˈfɪlɪp ˈmaks]; born 30 September 1993) is a German footballer who plays as a left back for FC Augsburg.

Club career[edit]

Schalke 04[edit]

He joined Schalke 04 in 2010 from Bayern Munich.[2] He made his Bundesliga debut on 25 March 2014 against Borussia Dortmund, coming in for Julian Draxler.[3][4]

Karlsruher SC[edit]

On 30 April 2014, he signed a three-year contract with Karlsruher SC, effective the following season.[5]

FC Augsburg[edit]

On 4 August 2015, Max joined FC Augsburg on a two-year contract with an option to extend the agreement, for a reported fee of €3.6 million.[6] Max scored his first goal for Augsburg in a 4-0 victory over Hamburger SV in the Bundesliga on 30 April 2017.[7] He finished the 2017–18 Bundesliga season with 2 goals and 12 assists for Augsburg[8] With 12 assists, he became the 2nd top assist provider in the league only behind Bayern's Thomas Müller who had 14 assists.[9] In December 2018, in a 2–2 draw with Hertha BSC, he made his 100th league appearance for Augsburg.[10]

International career[edit]

He was part of the squad for the 2016 Summer Olympics, where Germany won the silver medal.[11]

Personal life[edit]

He is the son of former German international striker Martin Max.[12]

Honours[edit]

International[edit]

Germany

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 – Men: List of Players" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 9 January 2017. p. 7. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  2. ^ Philipp Max at Soccerway
  3. ^ https://int.soccerway.com/matches/2014/03/25/germany/bundesliga/bv-borussia-09-dortmund/fc-schalke-04/1487258/
  4. ^ "Debüt in der Bundesliga" (in German). ligainsider.de. Retrieved 6 May 2014.
  5. ^ "Karlsruhe holt Philipp Max von Schalke 04" (in German). focus.de. Retrieved 6 May 2014.
  6. ^ "Augsburg sign Karlsruher SC's Philipp Max as Baba Rahman nears exit". ESPN FC. 4 August 2015. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  7. ^ "Augsburg vs HSV". World Football. 30 April 2017. Retrieved 2 June 2018.
  8. ^ "Philipp Max - Player Statistic - Bundesliga 2017/2018". Bundesliga. Retrieved 2 June 2018.
  9. ^ "Assists - Player Statistic - Bundesliga 2017/2018". Bundesliga. Retrieved 2 June 2018.
  10. ^ "Koo Ja-cheol and Alfred Finnbogason combine to rescue a draw for Augsburg in four-goal thriller at Hertha Berlin". Bundesliga. 19 December 2018. Retrieved 19 December 2018.
  11. ^ "Neymar's golden penalty sees Brazil to victory". fifa.com. 20 August 2016.
  12. ^ "Philipp und Martin Max: Jeder muss seinen Weg finden" (in German). dfb.de. 17 February 2014. Retrieved 27 March 2014.

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