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Christoph Zimmermann (born 12 January 1993) is a German footballer who plays for Norwich City in the Championship. He plays as a centre-back.[1]

Christoph Zimmermann
Personal information
Full name Christoph Zimmermann
Date of birth (1993-01-12) 12 January 1993 (age 26)
Place of birth Düsseldorf, Germany
Height 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in)
Playing position Centre-back
Club information
Current team
Norwich City
Number 6
Youth career
0000–2006 SC Düsseldorf-West
2006–2012 Borussia Mönchengladbach
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2014 Borussia Mönchengladbach II 52 (3)
2014–2017 Borussia Dortmund II 85 (2)
2017– Norwich City 79 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14:20, 5 May 2019

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Club careerEdit

Zimmermann joined Borussia Dortmund II in 2014 from Borussia Mönchengladbach. He made his professional debut in the 3. Liga on 26 July 2014 against Rot-Weiß Erfurt.[2]

Norwich CityEdit

On 15 June 2017, Zimmerman agreed to join English club Norwich City on a two-year deal when his contract expired at Borussia Dortmund II on 1 July 2017.[3] Zimmermann made his debut for Norwich City in a 1-1 draw against Fulham on 5 August 2017.[4] He scored his first goal for Norwich in a 2-2 draw at Wolverhampton Wanderers on 21 February 2018.[5] On 10th February 2019, Zimmermann captained Norwich in the East Anglian derby against Ipswich. His side ran out 3-0 winners, on their way to winning the Championship in the 2018/19 season, securing promotion to the Premier League.

Career statisticsEdit

As of match played 5 May 2019
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Borussia Mönchengladbach II 2011–12[6] Regionalliga West 5 0 5 0
2012–13[6] 19 2 19 2
2013–14[6] 28 1 28 1
BMG II total 52 3 52 3
Borussia Dortmund II 2014–15[6] 3. Liga 27 0 27 0
2015–16[6] Regionalliga West 29 2 29 2
2016–17[6] 29 0 29 0
Borussia Dortmund II total 85 2 85 2
Norwich City 2017–18[7] Championship 39 1 2 0 4 0 0 0 45 1
2018–19[8] 40 2 1 0 4 1 0 0 45 3
Norwich City total 79 3 3 0 8 1 0 0 90 4
Career total 216 8 3 0 8 1 0 0 227 9

HonoursEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Germany - C. Zimmermann - Profile with news, career statistics and history - Soccerway". soccerway.com. Retrieved 2014-08-14.
  2. ^ "Rot-Weiß Erfurt vs. Borussia Dortmund II - 26 July 2014 - Soccerway". soccerway.com. Retrieved 2014-08-14.
  3. ^ "City Set To Sign German Defender Christoph Zimmermann". Norwich City F.C. 15 June 2017.
  4. ^ "Welcome to Norwich City Football Club Oliveira fires late equaliser for City". Retrieved 2017-08-05.
  5. ^ "Wolves 2-2 Norwich". BBC Sport. 21 February 2018. Retrieved 21 February 2018.
  6. ^ a b c d e f Christoph Zimmermann at Soccerway. Retrieved 27 July 2017.
  7. ^ "Games played by Christoph Zimmermann in 2017/2018". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 27 July 2017.
  8. ^ "Games played by Christoph Zimmermann in 2018/2019". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 2 March 2019.
  9. ^ "Championship: 2018/19: Current table". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 5 May 2019.
    "Norwich: Squad details: 2018/19". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 5 May 2019.

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