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Alexander Schwolow (born 2 June 1992) is a German footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for SC Freiburg.

Alexander Schwolow
Personal information
Full name Alexander Schwolow
Date of birth (1992-06-02) 2 June 1992 (age 27)
Place of birth Wiesbaden, Germany
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
SC Freiburg
Number 1
Youth career
0000–2008 Wehen Wiesbaden
2008–2010 SC Freiburg
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2012 SC Freiburg II 51 (0)
2012– SC Freiburg 134 (0)
2014–2015Arminia Bielefeld (loan) 37 (0)
National team
2010 Germany U-18 3 (0)
2010–2011 Germany U-19 2 (0)
2011 Germany U-20 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10:17, 4 June 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 August 2014

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Club careerEdit

Youth yearsEdit

Schwolow began his youth career at 3. Liga side SV Wehen Wiesbaden. He left in 2008 for SC Freiburg's U17 team from where he later progressed to the U19 team.

SC FreiburgEdit

In 2010, Schwolow was promoted to SC Freiburg's reserve team. He managed to start 51 games for the Regionalliga Südwest team, conceding 77 goals while keeping 12 clean sheets.

On 1 January 2012, Schwolow was called up to SC Freiburg's first team. He made his first appearance on 10 May 2014 in a 3–2 loss to Hannover 96.[1]

On 1 July 2015, SC Freiburg recalled Schwolow after one season on loan at Arminia Bielefeld,[2] after seeling Roman Bürki to Borussia Dortmund.

Arminia Bielefeld (loan)Edit

On 1 July 2014, Schwolow agreed to a two-year loan to Arminia Bielefeld who aimed at gaining promotion following their relegation from the 2. Bundesliga. He made his debut on 26 July 2014 in 1–2 win over Mainz 05 II. Schwolow made his first appearance in a non-league game in a 4–1 win over SV Sandhausen in a DFB-Pokal match on 17 August 2014.

International careerEdit

Schwolow has represented his country in youth levels but has not yet represented them at a senior level.

Career statisticsEdit

As of 4 June 2019[3]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League DFB-Pokal Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Freiburg II 2010–11 Regionalliga Südwest 9 0 9 0
2011–12 18 0 18 0
2012–13 14 0 14 0
2013–14 10 0 10 0
Total 51 0 0 0 51 0
Freiburg 2013–14 Bundesliga 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2014–15 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015–16 2. Bundesliga 33 0 0 0 33 0
2016–17 Bundesliga 34 0 1 0 35 0
2017–18 33 0 2 0 2[a] 0 37 0
2018–19 33 0 2 0 35 0
Total 134 0 5 0 2 0 141 0
Arminia Bielefeld (loan) 2014–15 3. Liga 37 0 5 0 42 0
Career total 222 0 10 0 2 0 234 0
  1. ^ Appearances in the Europa League

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Alexander Schwolow" (in German). kicker Online. Retrieved 22 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Schwolow returns to Freiburg". Vavel.com. 1 July 2015. Retrieved 8 July 2015.
  3. ^ "A. Schwolow". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 19 January 2018.

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