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Kingsley Schindler (born 12 July 1993) is a German-Ghanaian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for 1. FC Köln.[1]

Kingsley Schindler
Personal information
Full name Kingsley Schindler
Date of birth (1993-07-12) 12 July 1993 (age 26)
Place of birth Hamburg, Germany
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
1. FC Köln
Number 11
Youth career
0000–2011 SC Concordia
2011–2012 Hannover 96
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011 SC Concordia 1 (0)
2012–2013 TSG Neustrelitz 20 (2)
2013–2016 1899 Hoffenheim II 77 (14)
2016–2019 Holstein Kiel 91 (30)
2019– 1. FC Köln 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18:51, 5 October 2019 (UTC)

CareerEdit

Schindler spent his youth career at Concordia Hamburg, Hannover 96 and TSG Neustrelitz. In 2013, he transferred to TSG 1899 Hoffenheim II, where he competed in the Regionalliga Südwest. From 2016, he played for Holstein Kiel. The club achieved promotion to the 2.Bundesliga in 2017, leading to Schindler's breakthrough as a professional footballer.

In January 2019, it was announced that Schindler would leave Kiel after the season and sign a contract until 2023 with 1.FC Köln who achieved promotion to the Bundesliga later that season.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kingsley Schindler". worldfootball.net. HEIM:SPIEL. Retrieved 2 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Ab Sommer: Kiels Schindler wird Kölner". kicker.de. Retrieved 25 May 2019.

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