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Joshua Kimmich

Joshua Walter Kimmich (German pronunciation: [ˈjoːzu̯aː ˈkɪmɪç];[7] born 8 February 1995) is a German professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder or right-back for Bundesliga club Bayern Munich and the Germany national team. He is known for his complete playstyle, versatility, aggression, and playmaking ability. He is often compared with former Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm and is considered his successor.

After coming through RB Leipzig’s youth academy, Kimmich began playing for the club’ first team in 2013. Two years later, he joined Bayern Munich.[14] In the 2019–20 season, after winning the continental treble with Bayern Munich, Kimmich was included in the UEFA Team of the Year, the FIFA FIFPro Men’s World11,[15] and was recognized as the UEFA Champions League Defender of the Season.

Personal information
Full name Joshua Walter Kimmich[1]
Date of birth 8 February 1995 (age 27)[2]
Place of birth Rottweil,[3] Germany
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)[4]
Position(s) Defensive midfielderright-back[5][6]
Club information
Current team
Bayern Munich
Number 6
Youth career
2006–2007 VfB Bösingen
2007–2013 VfB Stuttgart
2013 RB Leipzig
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2015 RB Leipzig 53 (3)
2015– Bayern Munich 201 (20)
National team
2011 Germany U17 2 (0)
2013 Germany U18 5 (0)
2013–2014 Germany U19 9 (1)
2014–2015 Germany U21 14 (2)
2016– Germany 68 (5)

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