Erik Durm

Erik Durm (born 12 May 1992) is a German professional footballer who plays as a full-back for Eintracht Frankfurt. He made his senior debut for the Germany national team in 2014, and later that year was part of their squad which won the World Cup.

Erik Durm
Erik Durm 2014 (cropped).jpg
Durm with Borussia Dortmund in 2014
Personal information
Full name Erik Durm[1]
Date of birth (1992-05-12) 12 May 1992 (age 28)
Place of birth Pirmasens, Germany
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position(s) Left back / Right back
Club information
Current team
Eintracht Frankfurt
Number 25
Youth career
1997–2008 SG Rieschweiler
2008–2010 Saarbrücken
2010–2011 Mainz
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2012 Mainz II 33 (13)
2012–2015 Borussia Dortmund II 32 (2)
2013–2018 Borussia Dortmund 64 (2)
2018–2019 Huddersfield Town 28 (0)
2019– Eintracht Frankfurt 8 (0)
National team
2011 Germany U19 2 (2)
2011 Germany U20 1 (0)
2013–2014 Germany U21 5 (0)
2014– Germany 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15 May 2020 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13:56, 19 November 2014 (UTC)

Club careerEdit

Early careerEdit

Durm began his club career in 1998 at the academy of SG Rieschweiler, before joining the academy of 1. FC Saarbrücken in 2008 where he became youth league top scorer of the 2009–2010 season with 13 goals.[2] In July 2010, Durm was enrolled at the academy of 1. FSV Mainz 05 and won the 2010–11 Youth Federation Cup in Germany and Durm debuted and played his only game of the 2010–11 season for the second team of 1. FSV Mainz 05 on 4 December 2010 against SV Elversberg in the German Regionalliga.[3]

In the 2011–12 season, Durm succeeded to the second team of 1. FSV Mainz 05 and scored seven goals in 1. FSV Mainz 05 II's and his first 10 games. Then Durm went on to score two goals in a 1. FSV Mainz 05 II 3–0 away win on matchday 7 against the second team of Eintracht Frankfurt.[4] Following the scoring of nine goals in the first half of the 2011–12 season, Durm scored four goals in the second half of the 2011–12 season and in January 2012, both 1. FSV Mainz 05 and Borussia Dortmund offered Durm a professional contract,[5] but Durm declined the offer from 1. FSV Mainz 05 to sign with BVB.[6]

Borussia DortmundEdit

In the 2012–13 season, Durm signed a contract with Borussia Dortmund until June 2014 and Durm was inducted into Borussia Dortmund II competing in the German third league.[7][8][9] In the 2012–13 3. Liga season, on 21 July 2012, Durm made his professional football debut in a game for Borussia Dortmund II against VfL Osnabrück.[10] On 18 May 2013, Durm featured in the 38th and last matchday in a 1–0 away win over the second team of VfB Stuttgart.

In the 2013–14 Bundesliga season, Durm was inducted into Borussia Dortmund's first team and, on 10 August 2013, debuted for BVB in the Bundesliga; coming on in the 87th minute for Robert Lewandowski as a substitute in BVB's 4–0 win over FC Augsburg.[11][12] Durm debuted in the UEFA Champions League on 1 October 2013 in a 3–0 victory over French club Olympique Marseille.

At the start of the 2014–15 season, Durm came on as a substitute in the 2014 DFL-Supercup.[13] He scored his first Bundesliga goal in a 2–0 victory over Hertha Berlin on 9 May 2015.[14]

Huddersfield TownEdit

On 13 July 2018, it was announced that Durm had completed a transfer to Huddersfield Town for an undisclosed fee.[15] Durm signed a one-year contract, with the club having the option to extend for a further year.[16]

Eintracht FrankfurtEdit

On 3 July 2019, Durm joined Bundesliga club Eintracht Frankfurt on a four-year-contract.[17]

International careerEdit

 
Durm celebrating Germany's win at the 2014 World Cup final

YouthEdit

Durm played in 2011 for both the German under-19 team and the German under-20 team; and he debuted for the under-19 team on 31 May 2011, coached by Matan Öz, in a 3–0 victory against Hungary, and scored two goals.[18] On 12 November 2011, Durm debuted for the German under-20 team against Poland.[19] Durm debuted for the German under-21 team on 13 August 2013, in a 0–0 draw against France.

SeniorEdit

On 1 June 2014, Durm debuted for the German senior team in a 2–2 draw against Cameroon at the Borussia-Park in Mönchengladbach. He played 85 minutes before being substituted for Benedikt Höwedes.[20] The following day, he was named in Germany's squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.[21] The team won the tournament with Durm as an unused substitute for all of the games.

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of match played on 2 January 2019
Club Season League Cup Continental Other Total Ref.
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Mainz II 2010–11 Regionalliga West 1 0 1 0 [22]
2011–12 Regionalliga West 32 13 32 13 [23]
Totals 33 13 33 13
Borussia Dortmund II 2012–13 3. Liga 28 2 28 2 [24]
2013–14 3. Liga 2 0 2 0 [25]
2014–15 3. Liga 2 0 2 0 [25]
Totals 32 2 32 2
Borussia Dortmund 2013–14 Bundesliga 19 0 3 0 7[a] 0 0 0 29 0 [25]
2014–15 Bundesliga 18 1 4 0 5[a] 0 1[b] 0 28 1 [25]
2015–16 Bundesliga 14 1 3 0 3[c] 0 20 1 [26]
2016–17 Bundesliga 13 0 0 0 1[a] 0 0 0 14 0 [27]
2017–18 Bundesliga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 [28]
2018–19 Bundesliga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 [28]
Totals 64 2 10 0 16 0 1 0 91 2
Huddersfield Town 2018–19 Premier League 16 0 0 0 1[d] 0 17 0 [25]
Career totals 145 17 10 0 16 0 2 0 173 17
  1. ^ a b c Appearances in the UEFA Champions League.
  2. ^ Appearance in the German Super Cup.
  3. ^ Appearances in the UEFA Europa League.
  4. ^ Appearances in the EFL Cup.

InternationalEdit

As of match played 18 November 2014[29]
Germany national team
Year Apps Goals
2014 7 0
Total 7 0

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Borussia Dortmund

InternationalEdit

Germany

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil: List of Players" (PDF). FIFA. 11 June 2014. p. 16. Retrieved 11 June 2014.
  2. ^ Faas, Andreas. "Der Traum von der Karriere als Fußballprofi" [The dream of a career as a professional football player] (in German). Pfälzischer Merkur. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  3. ^ "1. FSV Mainz 05 II 1:1 SV 07 Elversberg" (in German). weltfussball.de. 4 December 2010. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  4. ^ "Durm: Torjäger begeistert Mainz" [Durm: Scorer inspires Mainz] (in German). kicker.de. 7 October 2011. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  5. ^ Grützner, Jens (9 January 2012). "Mainz 05: Profiangebot für Erik Durm - Regionalliga-Stürmer zögert noch" [Mainz 05: Professional contract offer for Erik Durm - Regionalliga forward hesitates] (in German). Allgemeine Zeitung. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  6. ^ Grützner, Jens (27 January 2012). "Rätselraten um Zukunft von Erik Durm: Von Mainz 05 zum BVB - oder auch nicht" [Guesswork about the future of Erik Durm: from 1. FSV Mainz 05 to Borussia Dortmund - or not] (in German). Allgemeine Zeitung. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  7. ^ "Erik Durm wechselt von Mainz 05 zum BVB" [Erik Durm moves from Mainz 05 to BVB] (in German). Borussia Dortmund. 1 February 2012. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  8. ^ "Erik Durm auf dem Weg zum BVB" [Erik Durm on the way to BVB] (in German). RuhrNachrichten.de. 30 January 2012. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  9. ^ Philipp, Claas (1 February 2012). "Borussia Dortmund: U20-Nationalspieler Erik Durm kommt vom FSV Mainz 05" [Borussia Dortmund: U20 player Erik Durm comes from FSV Mainz 05] (in German). goal.com. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  10. ^ "VfL durch Manno und Zoller mit Auftaktsdreier" [VfL due to Manno and Zoller with opening three points] (in German). kicker.de. 27 July 2013. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  11. ^ "Dreierpack: Aubameyangs toller Einstand" [Triple Pack: Aubameyang's great debut] (in German). kicker.de. 10 August 2013. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  12. ^ "Augsburg : Dortmund 0-4 (0-1)". bundesliga.com. 10 August 2013. Retrieved 13 August 2013.
  13. ^ "Aubameyang köpft BVB zum Supercup-Sieg" (in German). kicker. 11 August 2014. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
  14. ^ "Borussia Dortmund 2-0 Hertha Berlin: Subotic and Durm give hosts vital win". goal.com. 9 May 2015. Retrieved 9 May 2015.
  15. ^ "TRANSFER: ERIK DURM JOINS FROM DORTMUND!". Retrieved 13 July 2018.
  16. ^ Benson, Rory (13 July 2018). "Huddersfield Town sign World Cup winner Erik Durm for undisclosed fee". huddersfieldexaminer. Retrieved 13 July 2018.
  17. ^ "Neu im Adlerhorst: Erik Durm wechselt zu Eintracht Frankfurt". Eintracht Frankfurt. 3 July 2019. Retrieved 3 July 2019.
  18. ^ "Deutschland - Ungarn" [Germany - Hungary] (in German). dfb.de. 31 May 2011. Archived from the original on 5 October 2013. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  19. ^ "Polen - Deutschland" [Poland - Germany] (in German). dfb.de. 12 November 2011. Archived from the original on 4 October 2013. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  20. ^ "Germany 2-2 Cameroon: Hosts pegged back by Choupo-Moting in thrilling climax". Goal.com. 1 June 2014. Retrieved 30 April 2015.
  21. ^ "Germany World Cup 2014 squad". The Telegraph. 2 June 2014. Retrieved 22 June 2014.
  22. ^ "Erik Durm". kicker.de (in German). kicker. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
  23. ^ "Erik Durm". kicker.de (in German). kicker. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
  24. ^ "Erik Durm". kicker.de (in German). kicker. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
  25. ^ a b c d e "Erik Durm » Club matches". World Football. Retrieved 23 May 2016.
  26. ^ "Erik Durm". kicker.de (in German). kicker. Retrieved 23 May 2016.
  27. ^ "Erik Durm". kicker.de (in German). kicker. Retrieved 10 December 2018.
  28. ^ a b "E. Durm". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 10 December 2018.
  29. ^ "Erik Durm". EU-Football.info. Retrieved 30 April 2015.

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