Jonas Hofmann

Jonas Hofmann (German pronunciation: [ˈjoːnas ˈhoːfman];[1][2] born 14 July 1992) is a German footballer who plays as a midfielder for Bundesliga club Borussia Mönchengladbach and the Germany national team.[3]

Jonas Hofmann
Jonas Hofmann 2013 in Wilhelmshaven.jpeg
Hofmann in 2013
Personal information
Date of birth (1992-07-14) 14 July 1992 (age 29)
Place of birth Heidelberg, Germany
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Borussia Mönchengladbach
Number 23
Youth career
1998–2004 FC Rot
2004–2011 1899 Hoffenheim
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011 1899 Hoffenheim II 5 (2)
2011–2014 Borussia Dortmund II 71 (15)
2012–2016 Borussia Dortmund 38 (3)
2014–2015Mainz 05 (loan) 10 (3)
2016– Borussia Mönchengladbach 132 (17)
National team
2009–2010 Germany U18 5 (1)
2013–2014 Germany U21 10 (6)
2020– Germany 6 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23:27, 25 September 2021 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 20:35, 8 September 2021 (UTC)

Club careerEdit

Early careerEdit

Hofmann began his club career in 1998 playing at FC Rot in the municipality of St. Leon-Rot and remained there until the end of the 2003–2004 season, before he moved to 1899 Hoffenheim in the 2004–2005 season.[4][5] Hofmann debuted for TSG 1899 Hoffenheim second team in a 1–0 victory in April 2011 during the 2010–2011 season.[6] At the end of the 2010–2011 season playing for TSG 1899 Hoffenheim II, Hofmann made five league appearances, in which he scored two goals.

Borussia DortmundEdit

In the 2011–2012 season, Hofmann signed a contract for Borussia Dortmund until 30 June 2015; and inducted into Borussia Dortmund II for 2011–2012 season.[7] Hofmann debuted for Dortmund II on 6 August in a 2–0 away victory over 1. FC Kaiserslautern II, scoring his first goal of the 2011–2012 season.[8] On 10 September, Hofmann succeeded in scoring two goals in a 4–0 away victory over the second team of Schalke 04.[9] In the 2012–2013 Bundesliga season, Hofmann was inducted into the Borussia Dortmund first team.[10]

Hofmann debuted for Borussia Dortmund first team in the 2012–2013 Bundesliga season on 16 December 2012, in BVB's 3–1 away victory over TSG 1899 Hoffenheim, where he came on as substitute in the 89th minute.[11] On 6 April 2013, he started his first match in the Bundesliga, and he was credited with an assist to Julian Schieber to score an equalizing goal tap-in finish for a 2–2 scoreline in Dortmund's 4–2 home victory over FC Augsburg.[12]

On 27 July 2013, Hofmann won the 2013 DFL-Supercup with Dortmund 4–2 against rivals Bayern Munich.[13] Hofmann's first goal for Borussia Dortmund came on 18 August in a win against Eintracht Braunschweig, after coming on as a substitute in the second half.[14] On 12 April 2014, Hofmann scored the third goal as Dortmund defeated Bayern Munich 3–0 at the Allianz Arena. On 13 August 2014, he played in the 2014 Super Cup.[15]

During the summer transfer window of 2014, Borussia Dortmund agreed to a year-long loan deal for Hofmann that would send him to 1. FSV Mainz 05 until 30 June 2015.[16] He was injured for most of the 2014-15 season and scored 3 goals in 12 games for Mainz, before returning to Dortmund.

On 30 July 2015, Hofmann scored his first European goal in a 1–0 win over Austrian side Wolfsberger AC in the first leg of the Europa League third qualifying round.[17]

Borussia MönchengladbachEdit

It was announced on 29 December 2015 that Hofmann would join Borussia Mönchengladbach on 1 January 2016, signing a four-year deal until 2020.[18] After only joining Gladbach during the winter break, he made his debut for the club on 23 January 2016 in a 1–3 loss to former club Dortmund.[19]

Hofmann scored his first goal for the club in a Round of 16 match in the UEFA Europa League against fellow German side Schalke on 9 March 2017.[20] The game ended in a 1–1 draw with Gladbach eventually going out on away goals after the two-legged tie finished 3–3.[21]

On 18 October 2018, Hofmann scored his first ever professional hat-trick in a 4–0 league win over former club Mainz.[22] Hofmann signed a new deal with Gladbach on 16 April 2019, , extending his stay at the club until 2023.[23] On January 8 2021, he scored a brace and got an assist in a historic 3-2 win against Bayern Munich

International careerEdit

Hofmann played between the years 2009 and 2010 for the German U18 national football team and he completed his last cap for the under 18 national team with a victory on 25 March 2010 against France U18 national football team, before going on to represent the German U21 national football team.[24]

In October 2020, he was called to represent Germany national team by Joachim Löw for the matches against Turkey, Ukraine and Switzerland. He made his debut on 7 October 2020, against Turkey in a friendly game.[25] On 19 May 2021, he was selected to the squad for the UEFA Euro 2020.[26]

Business venturesEdit

Hofmann owns three Subway restaurants in the Heidelberg area.[27]

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of 25 September 2021[28][29]
Club Season League Cup Continental Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1899 Hoffenheim II 2010–11 Regionalliga Süd 4 1 4 1
Borussia Dortmund II 2011–12 Regionalliga West 35 10 35 10
2012–13 3. Liga 35 5 35 5
2013–14 1 0 1 0
Total 71 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 71 15
Borussia Dortmund 2012–13 Bundesliga 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
2013–14 26 2 5 1 8 0 0 0 39 3
2014–15 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0
2015–16 7 1 1 0 6 1 14 2
Total 38 3 6 1 14 1 1 0 59 5
Mainz 05 (loan) 2014–15 Bundesliga 10 3 0 0 0 0 10 3
Borussia Mönchengladbach 2015–16 Bundesliga 8 0 0 0 8 0
2016–17 21 0 3 1 5 1 29 2
2017–18 23 0 2 1 25 1
2018–19 27 5 2 1 29 6
2019–20 24 5 2 0 3 0 29 5
2020–21 24 6 4 1 5 1 33 8
2021–22 5 1 1 0 6 1
Total 132 17 14 4 13 2 0 0 159 23
Career total 255 39 20 5 27 3 1 0 303 47

InternationalEdit

As of match played 8 September 2021[30]
Appearances and goals by national team and year
National team Year Apps Goals
Germany
2020 2 0
2021 4 1
Total 6 1
As of match played 5 September 2021. Germany score listed first, score column indicates score after each Hofmann goal.[30]
List of international goals scored by Jonas Hofmann
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 5 September 2021 Mercedes-Benz Arena, Stuttgart, Germany   Armenia 5–0 6–0 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Borussia Dortmund[30]

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ Mangold, Max (2005). Das Aussprachewörterbuch (in German) (6th ed.). Mannheim: Dudenverlag. pp. 407, 444. ISBN 9783411040667.
  3. ^ "Hofmann, Jonas" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 27 October 2012.
  4. ^ DFB bonus payment to FC Red for Jonas Hofmann Archived 24 August 2013 at the Wayback Machine (in German). stimme.de.
  5. ^ Jonas Hofmann from the youth Squad of FC Red to the U18 youth national player of TSG 1899 Hoffenheim Archived 2 March 2014 at the Wayback Machine (in German). fcrot.de
  6. ^ TSV 1860 München II 0–1 TSG 1899 Hoffenheim II (in German). weltfussball.de.
  7. ^ "It has quickly many friends" (in German). spox.com.
  8. ^ FC Kaiserslautern II – Borussia Dortmund II (in German). fussballdaten.de.
  9. ^ FC Schalke 04 II 0–4 Borussia Dortmund II (in German). weltfussball.de.
  10. ^ Wuppertaler SV 3:5 Borussia Dortmund II (in German). weltfussball.de.
  11. ^ Lewandowski Neymar sealed plague year (in German). kicker.de.
  12. ^ "Thrilling victory for Dortmund". Sky Sports. 6 April 2013. Retrieved 25 April 2021.
  13. ^ "Dortmund prevail over Bayern in Supercup thriller". Archived from the original on 6 November 2013.
  14. ^ "Hofmann: "Even sweeter"". Bundesliga. 19 August 2013. Archived from the original on 29 October 2013. Retrieved 19 August 2013.
  15. ^ "Aubameyang köpft BVB zum Supercup-Sieg". kicker. 13 August 2014. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  16. ^ "Official: Hofmann seals Mainz loan". Goal.com. 1 September 2015. Retrieved 25 August 2015.
  17. ^ "Match Report". UEFA. 30 July 2015. Retrieved 25 August 2015.
  18. ^ Penfold, Chuck (5 January 2015). "Dortmund's Jonas Hofmann sold to Mönchengladbach". Deutsche Welle. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  19. ^ "Mkhitaryan, Reus lead Dortmund to 3-1 win at 'Gladbach". USA Today. 23 January 2016. Retrieved 23 April 2019.
  20. ^ "Schalke 1-1 Mönchengladbach". UEFA. Retrieved 23 April 2019.
  21. ^ "Europa League last 16: Schalke oust luckless Mönchengladbach on away goals". DW. 16 March 2017. Retrieved 23 April 2019.
  22. ^ "Hofmann hat trick as 'Gladbach beats Mainz 4-0 to go 2nd". AP. 18 October 2018. Retrieved 23 April 2019.
  23. ^ "Borussias Hofmann verlängert bis 2023" (in German). RP. 16 April 2019.
  24. ^ Win for U18 junior team against France (in German). focus.de.
  25. ^ "3:3! Last-Minute-Treffer verhindert Heimsieg" (in German). DFB. 7 October 2020. Retrieved 6 September 2020.
  26. ^ "EM-Kader offiziell: Löw beruft Müller, Hummels und Volland". kicker.de (in German). 19 May 2021. Retrieved 19 May 2021.
  27. ^ "Kurzarbeit angemeldet Gladbach-Profi in Corona-Krise als Unternehmer gefordert". Gladbach Live (in German). 13 April 2020. Retrieved 9 August 2021.
  28. ^ "Jonas Hofmann". kicker.de (in German). kicker. Retrieved 31 October 2014.
  29. ^ "Jonas Hofmann » Club matches". kicker.de. kicker. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  30. ^ a b c Jonas Hofmann at Soccerway

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