|Date of birth||13 March 1987|
|Place of birth||Kemerovo, Soviet Union|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Playing position||Right back|
|2005–2007||VfB Stuttgart II||23||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 29 April 2012.
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]
- "Andreas Beck". Transfermarkt.de. Retrieved 5 May 2009.