Roman Bürki

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Roman Bürki
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Bürki with Switzerland in 2015
Personal information
Full name Roman Bürki[1]
Date of birth (1990-11-14) 14 November 1990 (age 27)
Place of birth Münsingen, Switzerland
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Borussia Dortmund
Number 38
Youth career
1999–2005 FC Münsingen
2005–2009 Young Boys
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2013 Young Boys 2 (0)
2009–2010 FC Thun (loan) 4 (0)
2010 FC Schaffhausen (loan) 9 (0)
2011–2013 Grasshopper (loan) 76 (0)
2013–2014 Grasshopper 34 (0)
2014–2015 SC Freiburg 34 (0)
2015– Borussia Dortmund 72 (0)
National team
2011–2012 Switzerland U21 12 (0)
2014– Switzerland 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21:05, 18 November 2017 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 June 2017

Roman Bürki (born 14 November 1990) is a Swiss professional footballer who currently plays as a goalkeeper for Borussia Dortmund. Before that Bürki was part of the winning squad of Grasshoppers that beat FC Basel 4–3 on a penalty shootout in the Swiss Cup 2013 final.

He is the older brother of the defender Marco Bürki.

Club career[edit]

Swiss league[edit]

Bürki began his career in 2007 with the reserve squad of the BSC Young Boys. In 2009, he moved to FC Thun, and half a year later to FC Schaffhausen. In the summer of 2010 he went back to BSC Young Boys, and again half a year later he was transferred to Grasshopper Club Zürich. First, he was the back-up goalkeeper, later the first goalkeeper. He was on loan until 2013, when Grasshoppers bought his rights.

SC Freiburg[edit]

On 24 May 2014, he signed a contract with SC Freiburg.[2] For the season 2014/15 of Bundesliga it undertook SC Freiburg as the successor of Oliver Baumann [3] In Freiburg Bürki played in all 34 games, but he couldn't prevent the team from being relegated to 2. Bundesliga.

Borussia Dortmund[edit]

On 14 June 2015, he signed a contract with Borussia Dortmund.[4] He made his Bundesliga debut on Saturday 15 August against Borussia Mönchengladbach in which Dortmund won 4-0.

International career[edit]

Roman Bürki played for Switzerland U-21 on the 2011 UEFA European Under-21 Championship. Since 2013 he is called for Switzerland and was in squad for 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. On November 18, 2014 he made his debut in friendly match against Poland.[5]

Career statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

As of 9 September 2017 [6]
Club performance League Cup Continental Other Total
Club League Season Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Switzerland League Swiss Cup Europe Other Total
FC Thun (loan) 2009–10 Challenge League 4 0 2 0 6 0
FC Schaffhausen (loan) 2009–10 Challenge League 9 0 0 0 9 0
Young Boys 2010–11 Super League 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 0
Grasshopper (loan) 2010–11 11 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
2011–12 31 0 0 0 31 0
2012–13 34 0 4 0 38 0
Grasshopper 2013–14 34 0 3 0 4 0 41 0
Total 125 0 9 0 6 0 0 0 140 0
Germany League DFB-Pokal Europe Other[a] Total
SC Freiburg 2014–15 Bundesliga 34 0 2 0 36 0
Borussia Dortmund 2015–16 33 0 6 0 3 0 42 0
2016–17 27 0 4 0 8 0 1 0 40 0
2017–18 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 0
Total 97 0 13 0 11 0 2 0 123 0
Career Total 222 0 22 0 17 0 2 0 263 0
  1. ^ Includes DFB-Supercup and FIFA Club World Cup matches.

International[edit]

Switzerland national team
Year Apps Goals
2014 1 0
2015 3 0
2016 2 0
2017 1 0
Total 7 0

Honours[edit]

Grasshopper Club Zürich
Borussia Dortmund

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil: List of Players" (PDF). FIFA. 11 June 2014. p. 30. Retrieved 25 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Herzlich Willkommen, Roman Bürki!" (in German). SC Freiburg. 24 May 2014. Retrieved 24 May 2014. 
  3. ^ message
  4. ^ Dortmund získal švajčiarskeho brankára Bürkiho (in Slovak)
  5. ^ Swiss vs Poland
  6. ^ "Burki Statistic". soccerway.com. 

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