Lukas Schmitz

  • Date of birth : 13/10/1988
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : Germany Germany
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Lukas Schmitz

Lukas Schmitz

Clubs: TSG Sprockhövel, VfL Bochum 1848, FC Schalke 04

• A relative latecomer to the professional ranks, Schmitz played regional league football for Sprockhövel and Bochum before leaving the latter for Schalke in 2009.

• Made his Bundesliga debut on 18 September 2009 in a 2-1 home defeat against VfL Wolfsburg; claimed a regular place in Felix Magath's side as a midfielder before switching to left-back.

• Scored two Bundesliga goals in his debut season – both at home, against Hamburger SV (3-3) and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim (2-0).

• Made his first European appearance as a substitute on Matchday 1 of the 2010/11 UEFA Champions League against Olympique Lyonnais (0-1); started four subsequent fixtures in the group stage, all of which resulted in victory.

Last updated: 27/01/11 15.17CET

Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 26/08/2015 04:09 CET
09.08.2015German DFB CupFirst roundEssenEssen0-0

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Lukas Schmitz
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 13/10/1988 (26)
  • Country: Germany

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Group stage)
    14/09/10: Lyon 1-0 Schalke

Career statistics

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
Last updated: 24/02/2015 12:20 CET