Mats Hummels- Footballer (In a Nutshell)
- Mats Hummels was born in West Germany on December 16th, 1988.
- He is a Centre-back.
- Having represented Bayern Munich and his current club Borussia Dortmund is impressive.
- He has played for Germany at three age levels.
- “Nobody thought that I could become a professional. I was not that good. It was really just one thing I had fun doing. But it was never realistic for me to become a professional until I became 17 or maybe 18.”- Mats Hummels
- “Anything is possible in football.”- Mats Hummels
Mats Hummels- Footballer (Nitty Gritty)
- “For me personally, nothing ever changes. When I got onto the pitch, I always want to win. All the other circumstances, whether we’re favourites or underdogs, whether we’re under pressure or not doesn’t make a big difference.”- Mats Hummels
- “I have always addressed my mistakes I have made and I will keep doing so. It’s nothing I duck away from.”- Mats Hummels
- “As a general rule I don’t have to play in the Champions League to be happy.”- Mats Hummels
Mats Hummels- Footballer (What sets him apart)
- “I don’t know anyone who is more self-critical than me.”- Mats Hummels
- “Loyalty is important to me.”- Mats Hummels
- “I’m not the kind of person who always hopes for the easiest opponent.”- Mats Hummels
- “If one day I start thinking about playing abroad, money won’t be the reason.”- Mats Hummels
- “At the end of the day, everyone is responsible for their own contracts. Nobody forced us to sign them.”- Mats Hummels
- “It’s always easier to accept defeat when you were the weaker team.”- Mats Hummels
Mats Hummels- Footballer (Final Thoughts)
- “We can’t all play forever.”- Mats Hummels
- “When I end my career, I don’t need to win eight championships, I’d rather have done something special.”- Mats Hummels