Andreas Beck

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Andreas Beck
Andreas Beck.jpg
Beck celebrates winning the 2006–07 Bundesliga title with VfB Stuttgart
Personal information
Date of birth 13 March 1987 (1987-03-13) (age 27)
Place of birth Kemerovo, Soviet Union
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Right back
Club information
Current club 1899 Hoffenheim
Number 2
Youth career
SVH Königsbronn
0000–2000 DJK-SG Wasseralfingen
2000–2005 VfB Stuttgart
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2007 VfB Stuttgart II 23 (1)
2006–2008 VfB Stuttgart 27 (1)
2008– 1899 Hoffenheim 118 (1)
National team
2006–2007 Germany U18 3 (0)
2007 Germany U19 3 (0)
2007 Germany U20 1 (0)
2006–2009 Germany U21 27 (2)
2009–2010 Germany 9[1] (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 29 April 2012.
† Appearances (Goals).

Andreas Beck (born 13 March 1987 in Kemerovo, Soviet Union) is a German footballer.

Career[change | change source]

Beck was born in Siberia as a Russian German and came to West Germany in 1990. He started to play football in Königsbronn and Aalen in eastern Baden-Württemberg. In 2000, he came to the youth teams of VfB Stuttgart. His first match in the Bundesliga was on 11 February 2006. He played in four matches of the 2006-07 Bundesliga season and won the German Championship with Stuttgart.

In summer 2008 he went to TSG 1899 Hoffenheim, a team which was new in the Bundesliga. On 11 February 2009, he played in his first international match for the German national football team. It was a friendly match against Norway. He became Hoffenheim's second player who played for Germany (the first was Marvin Compper in 2008).

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References[change | change source]

  1. "Andreas Beck". Transfermarkt.de. http://www.transfermarkt.de/de/spieler/31182/andreas-beck/profil.html. Retrieved 5 May 2009.