Marcel Schmelzer | Playerprofile
Marcel Schmelzer was born on 22 January 1988 in Magdeburg and plays for Borussia Dortmund.
The 1.8m-tall defender played his last game on the 13th matchday of the 2019/20 season (30 November 2019). Playing for Borussia Dortmund, he won against Hertha BSC 2-1. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of one minute in this game. In terms of total touches, he had one individual ball possession. Furthermore, the 31-year-old had one tackle challenge in the last match. He covered a distance of 0.7 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of five sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Marcel Schmelzer has played 253 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 144. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Borussia Dortmund. Here, Marcel Schmelzer has put a total of two balls in the net. He took the German championship title in 2010/11 and 2011/12 while playing for Borussia Dortmund. With a total of 253 matches played throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga, he currently has played the 21st-most career matches.
Up to now, the player with the shirt number 29 has played 16 international matches for Germany. He won the DFB-Pokal in 2011/12 and 2016/17 with Borussia Dortmund. He won the Supercup in 2013 and 2014 with Borussia Dortmund.