Ilkay Gundogan- Footballer

Ilkay Gundogan- Footballer (In a Nutshell)

  • Ilkay Guondogan was born in Germany on October 24th, 1990.
  • He is a Midfielder.
  • Most notably in his Youth career he played for Schalke 04 and VfL Bochum
  • During his Senior career he has played for VfL Bochum II, 1.FC Nürnberg, Borussia Dortmund, Borussia Dortmund II.
  • Since June 2nd, 2016 he has been a part of Manchester City’s team.
  • Having played for Germany at five age levels is impressive.
  • “I believe in life’s challenges and I always try to challenge myself.”- Ilkay Gundogan

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Alexander Zverev- Tennis Player

Alexander Zverev- Tennis Player (In a Nutshell)

  • Aleander Zverev was born in Germany on April 20th, 1997.
  • His highest ranking in mens singles is world No.3 on November 6th, 2017.
  • Having been a part of the top 10 since July, 2017 is impressive.
  • Reaching the US Open final in 2020 is remarkable.
  • “Physically, the top players are on a different level to other players, and that’s why they’re on the top.”- Alexander Zverev

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Michael Ballack- Former Footballer

Michael Ballack- Former Footballer (In a Nutshell)

  • Michael Ballack was born in East Germany on September 26th, 1976.
  • He was a midfielder.
  • Ballack played for Chemnitzer FC in his Youth career.
  • During his Senior career he played for Chemnitzer FC, Chemnitzer FC, 1. FC Kaiserslautern II, 1. FC Kaiserslautern II, Bayern Leverkusen, Bayern Munich, Chelsea and a second stint at Bayern Leverkusen.
  • Having represented Germany on 98 occasions is impressive.
  • He retired from football in 2012. “It was a privilege to work with world-class coaches and fantastic players.”- Michael Ballack

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