Eugen Polanski

  • Date of birth : 17/03/1986
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : Poland Poland
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Eugen Polanski

Eugen Polanski

Born in Poland and raised in Germany, Eugen Polanski was recruited to help the former's UEFA European Championship effort in the summer of 2011 following an impressive campaign in the Bundesliga with 1. FSV Mainz 05. The combative defensive midfielder has also had a season in the Spanish Liga with Getafe CF.

• Born in Sosnowiec, he emigrated to Germany as a child and spent ten years in the youth sector of VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach before making his first-team debut at 18 in February 2005.

• Featured regularly as 'Gladbach finished tenth in 2005/06, scoring his first Bundesliga goal in a 1-1 draw against Bayer 04 Leverkusen, but suffered relegation the following term and fell out of favour in the second division as the team bounced back at the first attempt.

• Moved to Getafe in 2008 and made 26 league appearances for the Madrid outfit but returned to Germany after a year, joining Mainz, initially on loan.

• After a steady first season at Mainz he helped the club to seven straight wins at the start of the following Bundesliga campaign, in which the club eventually finished fifth to qualify for the UEFA Europa League.

• A former captain of the Germany Under-21 team, he opted for a senior international career with Poland, making his debut in a friendly against Georgia in Lubin on 10 August 2011.

Last updated: 19/03/12 21.27CET

Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 30/05/2014 02:01 CET
07.09.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundMontenegroMontenegro2-2PolandPoland9000
11.09.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundPolandPoland2-0MoldovaMoldova9000
17.10.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundPolandPoland1-1EnglandEngland9000
26.03.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundPolandPoland5-0San MarinoSan Marino9000
07.06.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundMoldovaMoldova1-1PolandPoland7900
03.08.2013German DFB CupFirst roundSG Aumund-VegesackSG Aumund-Vegesack0-9HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
10.08.2013German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim2-2NürnbergNürnberg8601
17.08.2013German BundesligaHamburgHamburg1-5HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
24.08.2013German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim3-3FreiburgFreiburg7200
01.09.2013German BundesligaStuttgartStuttgart6-2HoffenheimHoffenheim5900
15.09.2013German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim2-1MönchengladbachMönchengladbach9000
21.09.2013German BundesligaWolfsburgWolfsburg2-1HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
24.09.2013German DFB CupSecond roundHoffenheimHoffenheim3-0EnergieEnergie12001
28.09.2013German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim3-3SchalkeSchalke9000
05.10.2013German BundesligaMainzMainz2-2HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
18.10.2013German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim1-2LeverkusenLeverkusen7000
26.10.2013German BundesligaHannoverHannover1-4HoffenheimHoffenheim9001
09.11.2013German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim2-3HerthaHertha6600
23.11.2013German BundesligaAugsburgAugsburg2-0HoffenheimHoffenheim5900
30.11.2013German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim4-4BremenBremen9000
03.12.2013German DFB CupThird roundSchalkeSchalke1-3HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
07.12.2013German BundesligaEintracht FrankfurtEintracht Frankfurt1-2HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
14.12.2013German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim2-2DortmundDortmund9000
21.12.2013German BundesligaBraunschweigBraunschweig1-0HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
25.01.2014German BundesligaNürnbergNürnberg4-0HoffenheimHoffenheim6600
01.02.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim3-0HamburgHamburg9000
08.02.2014German BundesligaFreiburgFreiburg1-1HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
12.02.2014German DFB CupQuarter-finalsHoffenheimHoffenheim2-3WolfsburgWolfsburg6700
15.02.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim4-1StuttgartStuttgart9000
02.03.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim6-2WolfsburgWolfsburg9000
05.03.2014Friendlies 2014-16First roundPolandPoland0-1ScotlandScotland1600
08.03.2014German BundesligaSchalkeSchalke4-0HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
15.03.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim2-4MainzMainz9010
23.03.2014German BundesligaLeverkusenLeverkusen2-3HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
26.03.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim3-1HannoverHannover9010
29.03.2014German BundesligaBayernBayern3-3HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
06.04.2014German BundesligaHerthaHertha1-1HoffenheimHoffenheim9010
13.04.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim2-0AugsburgAugsburg9000
19.04.2014German BundesligaBremenBremen3-1HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
26.04.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim0-0Eintracht FrankfurtEintracht Frankfurt9000
03.05.2014German BundesligaDortmundDortmund3-2HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
10.05.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim3-1BraunschweigBraunschweig9000

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General info

  • Name: Eugen Polanski
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 17/03/1986 (28)
  • Country: Poland
  • Squad number: 8
  • Club: Hoffenheim ( GER)

  • Height: 183cm
  • Weight: 73kg

  • Currently playing:
    • FIFA World Cup 2012/14

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Europa League (Third qualifying round)
    28/07/11: Mainz 1-1 Gaz Metan
  • National team: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (First qualifying round)
    21/10/02: Republic of Ireland 0-3 Germany

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Germany U-2191
Germany U-1993
Germany U-1751

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 16/10/2013 02:26 CET
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