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Mario Gomez

Mario Gomez

Clubs: VfB Stuttgart, FC Bayern München, ACF Fiorentina

• Born in south-west Germany to a Spanish father and German mother, Gomez made his breakthrough in 2005/06 with six goals for Stuttgart; was leading scorer the following season with 14 in the club's shock Bundesliga triumph and named German footballer of the year.

• Registered 19 Bundesliga goals in 2007/08 plus three in four UEFA Champions League games to earn a place in the Germany team at UEFA EURO 2008, where his form strangely deserted him and he failed to score.

• Replaced Luca Toni as the focal point of Bayern's attack in 2009/10 after moving for a Bundesliga record €30m; scored in five successive top-flight games before Christmas and registered ten league goals − plus three in the German Cup − in total during the club's double-winning campaign.

• A late substitute during Bayern's loss to FC Internazionale Milano in the 2010 UEFA Champions League final, he made four appearances at the FIFA World Cup in South Africa a few weeks later − all from the bench − as Germany reached the last four.

• Finished top scorer in the 2010/11 Bundesliga with 28 goals − a total which included five hat-tricks, one of which was against Stuttgart − but his efforts were in vain as Borussia Dortmund beat Bayern to the title.

• Scored UEFA Champions League hat-tricks the following season against SSC Napoli (3-2) and, in the round of 16, FC Basel 1893, the latter as he equalled Dado Pršo's record for the quickest four-goal haul in the competition (23 minutes).

• Came on in the 89th minute of Bayern's victory over Borussia Dortmund in the 2013 UEFA Champions League final, a week before scoring twice against Stuttgart as Jupp Heynckes' side completed an historic treble by winning the German Cup. Moved to Fiorentina that summer.

UEFA honours
UEFA European Championship:
runner-up 2008
UEFA Champions League: runner-up 2010, 2012; winner 2013

Last updated: 07/10/13 13.53CET

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Match log

DateCompetitionPhaseMinsGSA
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 24/04/2015 01:08 CET
30.08.2014Italian Serie ARomaRoma2-0FiorentinaFiorentina9000
03.09.2014Friendlies 2014-16Final tournament - Group stageGermanyGermany2-4ArgentinaArgentina5700
14.09.2014Italian Serie AFiorentinaFiorentina0-0GenoaGenoa5700
18.09.2014UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageFiorentinaFiorentina3-0GuingampGuingamp9000
21.09.2014Italian Serie AAtalantaAtalanta0-1FiorentinaFiorentina9000
02.11.2014Italian Serie ASampdoriaSampdoria3-1FiorentinaFiorentina2100
06.11.2014UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageFiorentinaFiorentina1-1PAOKPAOK9000
09.11.2014Italian Serie AFiorentinaFiorentina0-1NapoliNapoli1700
23.11.2014Italian Serie AVeronaVerona1-2FiorentinaFiorentina8200
30.11.2014Italian Serie ACagliariCagliari0-4FiorentinaFiorentina9011
05.12.2014Italian Serie AFiorentinaFiorentina0-0JuventusJuventus6900
11.12.2014UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageFiorentinaFiorentina1-2Dinamo MinskDinamo Minsk4500
14.12.2014Italian Serie ACesenaCesena1-4FiorentinaFiorentina7600
21.12.2014Italian Serie AFiorentinaFiorentina1-1EmpoliEmpoli8200
06.01.2015Italian Serie AParmaParma1-0FiorentinaFiorentina9000
11.01.2015Italian Serie AFiorentinaFiorentina4-3PalermoPalermo9000
18.01.2015Italian Serie AChievoChievo1-2FiorentinaFiorentina6600
21.01.2015Italian CupRound of 16FiorentinaFiorentina3-1AtalantaAtalanta7120
25.01.2015Italian Serie AFiorentinaFiorentina1-1RomaRoma7810
03.02.2015Italian CupQuarter-finalsRomaRoma0-2FiorentinaFiorentina9020
08.02.2015Italian Serie AFiorentinaFiorentina3-2AtalantaAtalanta9000
19.02.2015UEFA Europa LeagueRound of 32TottenhamTottenham1-1FiorentinaFiorentina8500
26.02.2015UEFA Europa LeagueRound of 32FiorentinaFiorentina2-0TottenhamTottenham9010
05.03.2015Italian CupSemi-finalsJuventusJuventus1-2FiorentinaFiorentina6300
22.03.2015Italian Serie AUdineseUdinese2-2FiorentinaFiorentina9020
04.04.2015Italian Serie AFiorentinaFiorentina2-0SampdoriaSampdoria9001
07.04.2015Italian CupSemi-finalsFiorentinaFiorentina0-3JuventusJuventus7200
12.04.2015Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli3-0FiorentinaFiorentina4500
16.04.2015UEFA Europa LeagueQuarter-finalsDynamo KyivDynamo Kyiv1-1FiorentinaFiorentina7700
23.04.2015UEFA Europa LeagueQuarter-finalsFiorentinaFiorentina2-0Dynamo KyivDynamo Kyiv9010

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

Nominee

General info

  • Name: Mario Gomez
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 10/07/1985 (29)
  • Country: Germany
  • Squad number: 33
  • Club: Fiorentina ( ITA)

  • Height: 189cm
  • Weight: 86kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA European Football Championship 2014/16
    • UEFA Europa League 2014/15

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Round of 16)
    09/03/04: Chelsea 0-0 Stuttgart
  • National team: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (Qualifying round)
    10/10/01: Russia 1-5 Germany

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Germany2111
Germany U-2151
Germany U-19106
Germany U-1784
Total4422

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Bayern4124
Stuttgart53
Total4627
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Stuttgart1610
Fiorentina133
Total2913
Last updated: 24/04/2015 01:08 CET
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