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Full name  Marcel Schmelzer
Name  Marcel Schmelzer
Spouse  Jenny Schmelzer (m. 2013)
1997–2001  Fortuna Magdeburg
Weight  74 kg

Number  29
Height  1.80 m
Playing position  Left back
Role  Footballer
Salary  2 million EUR (2012)
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Date of birth  (1988-01-22) 22 January 1988 (age 27)
Place of birth  Magdeburg, East Germany
Current teams  Borussia Dortmund (#29 / Defender), Germany national football team (Defender)
Similar People  Roman Weidenfeller, Neven Subotic, Sven Bender, Mats Hummels, Kevin Groskreutz

Marcel Schmelzer

Marcel Schmelzer ( [ˈmaːʀˌsɛl ˈʃmɛlˈzɐ]; born 22 January 1988) is a German footballer who plays for and captains German club Borussia Dortmund as a left back. He has been capped by Germany at international level.


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Club career

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Schmelzer was born in Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt. He started his professional career with Borussia Dortmund, making his first appearance on 9 August 2008, in the German Cup first-round match against Rot-Weiss Essen. His first league appearance came in the following week, as he played the final twenty minutes of a 3–2 win at Bayer Leverkusen. Schmelzer had his best season for Borussia Dortmund in the 2010–11 season, where he managed to play every minute of the season for the team who went on to win the Bundesliga that year.

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The following season, Schmelzer, who missed the beginning of the Bundesliga due to injury, enjoyed yet another trophy as he helped Dortmund win another Bundesliga title. In addition to being the left back for the team for the entire season, Schmelzer also helped Dortmund secure the DFB Pokal with a 5–2 win against Bayern Munich, making it 3 titles in 2 years.

On 11 January 2013, Schmelzer extended his contract with Borussia, which will keep him at the club until 2017.

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On 27 July 2013, Schmelzer won the 2013 DFL-Supercup with Dortmund 4–2 against rivals Bayern Munich.

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On 25 April 2016, Marcel Schmelzer yet again extended his contract with BVB. He agreed on a five-year deal which will keep him with the black and yellows through 2021.

After the departure of Mats Hummels, Schmelzer was named a candidate to be the new captain. On 14 August 2016, Schmelzer captained his first match against league champions Bayern Munich during the 2–0 defeat of the DFL-Supercup.

International career

Schmelzer was called up by the U21 team for the 2009 European Championship, being used regularly, although not as a starter, he played the final five minutes in the final, a 4–0 success against England.


As of 28 May 2017


As of 5 March 2014


Borussia Dortmund
  • Bundesliga: 2010–11, 2011–12
  • DFB-Pokal: 2011–12, 2016–17
  • DFL-Supercup: 2013, 2014
  • International

    Germany U21
  • UEFA European Under-21 Championship: 2009
  • References

    Marcel Schmelzer Wikipedia