Clubs: 1. FSV Mainz 05, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, Chelsea FC
• A fast-developing attacking midfielder who can also play up front, André Schürrle made a blistering start to international football with Germany, scoring five goals in his first ten matches, including three in UEFA EURO 2012 qualifying. He moved to Bayer 04 Leverkusen after a superb 2010/11 season with 1. FSV Mainz 05, and his continued excellent form earned a move to Chelsea FC for a reported €21m in June 2013.
• Born in Ludwigshafen, he left his local club for Mainz at 16 and was fast-tracked into the first team, making his Bundesliga debut against Leverkusen on the opening day of the 2009/10 campaign and scoring his first two goals the following month in a 3-2 win at VfL 1848 Bochum.
• Missed just one match in his debut Bundesliga season, scoring five goals, as Mainz finished ninth.
• Announced his 2011 departure to Leverkusen as early as September 2010 but played out a brilliant second season with Mainz, scoring 15 Bundesliga goals − a club record − to help them finish fifth and qualify for the UEFA Europa League.
• Made his debut for Germany on 17 November 2010 in a friendly against Sweden and scored his first goal versus Uruguay on 29 May 2011; added further UEFA EURO 2012 qualifying strikes against Azerbaijan, Austria and Belgium plus another in a prestige friendly victory over Brazil.
• Scored on his Leverkusen debut in a German Cup tie against SG Dynamo Dresden but had to wait until mid-October before opening his Bundesliga account for the club, against VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach; registered his first European goal in a UEFA Champions League home triumph over Valencia CF four days later.
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|15.08.2012||Friendlies 2014-16||First round||Germany||1-3||Argentina||28||0||0|
|07.09.2012||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Germany||3-0||Faroe Islands||22||0||0|
|12.10.2012||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Republic of Ireland||1-6||Germany||18||0||0|
|14.11.2012||Friendlies 2014-16||First round||Netherlands||0-0||Germany||6||0||0|
|06.02.2013||Friendlies 2014-16||First round||France||1-2||Germany||22||0||0|
|22.03.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Kazakhstan||0-3||Germany||8||0||0|
|29.05.2013||Friendlies 2014-16||First round||Ecuador||2-4||Germany||21||0||0|
|02.06.2013||Friendlies 2014-16||First round||USA||4-3||Germany||67||0||0|
|14.08.2013||Friendlies 2014-16||First round||Germany||3-3||Paraguay||9||0||0|
|10.09.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Faroe Islands||0-3||Germany||15||0||0|
|11.10.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Germany||3-0||Republic of Ireland||86||1||0|
|15.10.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Sweden||3-5||Germany||90||3||0|
|15.11.2013||Friendlies 2014-16||First round||Italy||1-1||Germany||59||0||0|
|19.11.2013||Friendlies 2014-16||First round||England||0-1||Germany||8||0||0|
|05.03.2014||Friendlies 2014-16||First round||Germany||1-0||Chile||44||0||0|
|01.06.2014||Friendlies 2014-16||First round||Germany||2-2||Cameroon||32||1||0|
|06.06.2014||Friendlies 2014-16||First round||Germany||6-1||Armenia||75||1||0|
|16.06.2014||FIFA World Cup||Final tournament - Group stage||Germany||4-0||Portugal||28||0||1|
|26.06.2014||FIFA World Cup||Final tournament - Group stage||USA||0-1||Germany||1||0||0|
|30.06.2014||FIFA World Cup||Round of 16||Germany||2-1||Algeria||74||1||1|
|04.07.2014||FIFA World Cup||Quarter-finals||France||0-1||Germany||21||0||0|
|08.07.2014||FIFA World Cup||Semi-finals||Brazil||1-7||Germany||32||2||0|
|13.07.2014||FIFA World Cup||Final||Germany||1-0||Argentina||89||0||1|
|18.08.2014||English Premier League||Burnley||1-3||Chelsea||78||1||0|
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