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Christian Gentner
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Personal information
Date of birth 14 August 1985 (1985-08-14) (age 36)
Place of birth Nürtingen, West Germany
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current club VfB Stuttgart
Number 20
Youth career
1993–1997 TSV Beuren
1997–1999 VfL Kirchheim
1999–2004 VfB Stuttgart
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2007 VfB Stuttgart II 30 (6)
2004–2007 VfB Stuttgart 39 (1)
2007–2010 VfL Wolfsburg 99 (11)
2010– VfB Stuttgart 46 (8)
National team
2005–2007 Germany U20 11 (1)
2009–2010 Germany 3 (0)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11:26, 5 February 2012 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17:06, 13 February 2010 (UTC)

Christian Gentner (born 14 August 1985 in Nürtingen, Baden-Württemberg) is a German footballer.


Gentner won the German Under-19 Championship with VfB Stuttgart in 2003. For the 2004-05 season he came to Stuttgart's second senior team. On 20 February 2005 he played his first Bundesliga match for Stuttgart. In the 2006-07 Bundesliga season they won the German Championship.

In summer 2007 he came to VfL Wolfsburg where he won his second German Championship in 2009. He came back to Stuttgart after the 2009-10 season.

In 2009 Gentner joined the Germany national football team for a trip to Asia and played his first international match against China PR national team on 29 May 2009.

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