Granit Xhaka

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Granit Xhaka
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Xhaka with Arsenal in 2018
Personal information
Full name Granit Xhaka[1]
Date of birth (1992-09-27) 27 September 1992 (age 28)[2]
Place of birth Basel, Switzerland
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)[3]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Arsenal
Number 34
Youth career
2000–2002 Concordia Basel
2002–2010 Basel
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2012 Basel 42 (1)
2012–2016 Borussia Mönchengladbach 108 (6)
2016– Arsenal 159 (9)
National team
2008–2009 Switzerland U17 14 (1)
2009–2010 Switzerland U18 14 (0)
2010–2011 Switzerland U19 10 (3)
2010–2011 Switzerland U21 5 (0)
2011– Switzerland 92 (12)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23:28, 2 May 2021 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 31 March 2021

Granit Xhaka (born 27 September 1992) is a Swiss football player. He plays as a midfielder for Arsenal and is the captain of the Switzerland national team.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Updated squads for 2017/18 Premier League confirmed". Premier League. 2 February 2018. Retrieved 10 February 2018.
  2. "Granit Xhaka: Overview". ESPN. Retrieved 30 August 2020.
  3. "Granit Xhaka: Overview". Premier League. Retrieved 30 August 2020.