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: 28/05/2015 02:21 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
23.08.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim2-0AugsburgAugsburg9000
30.08.2014German BundesligaBremenBremen1-1HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
13.09.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim1-1WolfsburgWolfsburg9000
20.09.2014German BundesligaStuttgartStuttgart0-2HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
23.09.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim3-3FreiburgFreiburg6200
26.09.2014German BundesligaMainzMainz0-0HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
04.10.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim2-1SchalkeSchalke9000
19.10.2014German BundesligaHamburgHamburg1-1HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
25.10.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim1-0PaderbornPaderborn9000
02.11.2014German BundesligaMönchengladbachMönchengladbach3-1HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
08.11.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim3-4KölnKöln9000
29.11.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim4-3HannoverHannover9010
05.12.2014German BundesligaDortmundDortmund1-0HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
12.12.2014German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim3-2FrankfurtFrankfurt9000
21.12.2014German BundesligaHerthaHertha0-5HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
01.02.2015German BundesligaAugsburgAugsburg3-1HoffenheimHoffenheim7900
04.02.2015German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim1-2BremenBremen9000
07.02.2015German BundesligaWolfsburgWolfsburg3-0HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
21.02.2015German BundesligaFreiburgFreiburg1-1HoffenheimHoffenheim4400
28.02.2015German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim2-0MainzMainz9010
03.03.2015German DFB CupRound of 16AalenAalen0-2HoffenheimHoffenheim9010
07.03.2015German BundesligaSchalkeSchalke3-1HoffenheimHoffenheim8200
14.03.2015German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim3-0HamburgHamburg8820
21.03.2015German BundesligaPaderbornPaderborn0-0HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
07.04.2015German DFB CupQuarter-finalsDortmundDortmund3-2HoffenheimHoffenheim12000
12.04.2015German BundesligaKölnKöln3-2HoffenheimHoffenheim9010
18.04.2015German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim0-2BayernBayern6900
25.04.2015German BundesligaHannoverHannover1-2HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
02.05.2015German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim1-1DortmundDortmund9000
09.05.2015German BundesligaFrankfurtFrankfurt3-1HoffenheimHoffenheim4500
16.05.2015German BundesligaLeverkusenLeverkusen2-0HoffenheimHoffenheim9000
23.05.2015German BundesligaHoffenheimHoffenheim2-1HerthaHertha9000

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Eugen Polanski
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 17/03/1986 (29)
  • Country: Poland
  • Squad number: 8
  • Club: Hoffenheim ( GER)

  • Height: 183cm
  • Weight: 73kg

  • 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: 13/08/2014 01:01 CET
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