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Per Mertesacker
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Personal information
Full name Per Mertesacker
Date of birth 29 September 1984 (1984-09-29) (age 36)
Place of birth Hanover, West Germany
Height 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003-2006
2006-2011
2011-2018
Hannover
Werder Bremen
Arsenal F.C.
National team
2004-2014 Germany
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Per Mertesacker (born 29 September 1984 in Hanover, West Germany) is a German football player. Before that, he played for Hannover. He played for the German national team.

Club career statistics

Club performance League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Germany League DFB-Pokal Europe Total
2003/04 Hannover Bundesliga 13 0 1 0 - 14 0
2004/05 31 2 4 1 - 35 3
2005/06 30 5 3 0 - 33 5
2006/07 Werder Bremen Bundesliga 25 2 0 0 10 2 35 4
2007/08 32 1 3 0 9 0 44 1
2008/09 23 2 3 1 13 1 39 4
2009/10
Country Germany 154 12 14 2 32 3 200 17
Total 154 12 14 2 32 3 200 17

International career statistics

Germany national team
Year Apps Goals
2004 4 0
2005 14 1
2006 11 0
2007 10 0
2008 13 0
2009 7 0
2010 14 0
2011 6 0
2012 6 1
2013 10 2
2014 9 0
Total 104 4




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