Julian Brandt Biography

Julian Brandt

Quick Facts About Julian Brandt

Celebrated Name Julian Brandt
Age 25 Years
Nick Name Skipper
Birth Name Julian Brandt
Birth Date 1996-05-02
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality German
Birth Nation Germany
Place Of Birth Bremen, Germany
Horoscope Taurus
Ethnicity White
Religion Christianity
Career Start 2011
Father Jurgen Brandt
Mother Heike Brandt
Brothers Jennis Brandt and Jascha Brandt
Marital Status Single
Height 6 ft. 1 inches
Weight 83kg
Body Type Alethic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football Career
Net Worth €5 Million
Salary £6.3 Million
Current Club Borussia Dortmund
Position Left-winger/Attacking midfielder
Jersey Number 19
Links Facebook Twitter Instagram

Julian Brandt is a German professional football player who plays for Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the Germany national team as a left-winger or attacking midfielder. He started playing football for the youth team of SC Borgfeld in 2001 and then at FC Oberneuland before he joined the youth academy of VfL Wolfsburg in 2011. On 1 January 2014, he moved to Bayer Leverkusen during the January transfer window for a fee of €350,000 where he signed a professional contract until 2019. He made his professional debut on 15 February 2014. On 26 August 2017, he became the youngest-ever Leverkusen player to reach 100 Bundesliga appearances, doing so at the age of 21 years, three months, and 25 days. On 1 July 2019, he joined Borussia Dortmund on a five-year deal for a reported €25 million after Dortmund activated a release clause in his contract. He made his debut for Borussia Dortmund on 17 August 2019.

On the international level, he has represented Germany at various age levels. He has represented Germany at U15, U16, U17, U19, U20, U21, and the senior level. He was a member of the squad that won the UEFA European U19 Championship in 2014. He made his national team debut on 29 May 2016. Since making his debut, he has obtained over 30 caps for Germany and was included in Germany's final 23-man squad for the 2018 World Cup.

What is Julian Brandt Famous For?

  • Being a professional football player.

Honors

  • Won the 2020-21 DFB-Pokal with Borussia Dortmund.
  • Won the 2014 UEFA European U19 Championship with Germany U19.
  • Won the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup with Germany.

Where is Julian Brandt From?

Julian Brandt was born on 2 May 1996. His birthplace is Bremen, Germany. He was born to his father, Jurgen Brandt, and his mother, Heike Brandt where he grew up with his two brothers Jennis Brandt and Jascha Brandt. His father, Jurgen Brandt was a professional footballer and a former football manager. On the other hand, his mother was a housewife but she was very fond of football. He holds German nationality. He belongs to the white ethnicity. His religion is Christianity. His horoscope sign is Taurus.

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Julian Brandt Club Career

  • He started playing football for the youth team of SC Borgfeld in 2001 and then at FC Oberneuland before he joined the youth academy of VfL Wolfsburg in 2011.
  • On 1 January 2014, he moved to Bayer Leverkusen during the January transfer window for a fee of €350,000 where he signed a professional contract until 2019. He made his professional debut on 15 February 2014 in a 1-2 home loss against FC Schalke 04 in the Bundesliga. On 18 February 2014, he made his debut in the European Cup in a 4-0 loss against Paris Saint-Germain in the first knockout round first leg of the UEFA Champions League. On 4 April 2014, he scored his first goal for Bayer Leverkusen in a 1-2 defeat against Hamburger SV. In his first season, he made 14 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 3 assists in all the competitions. 
  • During his 2014-15 season, he made 35 appearances for the club, scoring 4 goals and providing 5 assists in all the competitions.
  • On 15 August 2015, he scored the winning goal in a 2-1 defeat of 1899 Hoffenheim in Bayer's opening match of the 2015-16 Bundesliga season. Between 20 March and 30 April 2016, he scored in six consecutive Bundesliga matches, becoming the youngest player since Gerd Muller to achieve this by scoring 72 seconds into a 2-1 home win over Hertha BSC. During that season, he made 44 appearances for the club, scoring 10 goals and providing 8 assists in all the competitions.

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  • During his 2016-17 season, he made 40 appearances for the club, scoring 4 goals and providing 11 assists in all the competitions.
  • On 26 August 2017, he became the youngest-ever Leverkusen player to reach 100 Bundesliga appearances, doing so at the age of 21 years, three months, and 25 days. During his 2017-18 season, he made 39 appearances for the club, scoring 12 goals and providing 7 assists in all the competitions.
  • In February 2019, after scoring twice and assisting a further four goals, he was nominated for the Player of the Month award where he ultimately won the award and in doing so became the first Leverkusen player to claim the accolade. During his 2018-19 season, he made 43 appearances for the club, scoring 10 goals and providing 17 assists in all the competitions.
  • On 1 July 2019, he joined Borussia Dortmund on a five-year deal for a reported €25 million after Dortmund activated a release clause in his contract. On 17 August 2019, he made his debut and scored his first goal for Borussia Dortmund in a 5-1 home win against FC Augsburg, coming on as a substitute for Thorgan Hazard. In his first season, he made 42 appearances for the club, scoring 7 goals and providing 13 assists in all the competitions. 
  • During his 2020-21 season, he made 45 appearances for the club, scoring 4 goals and providing 2 assists in all the competitions as Borussia Dortmund won the DFB-Pokal that season.

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Julian Brandt International Career

  • He has represented Germany at various age levels. 
  • He has represented Germany at U15, U16, U17, U19, U20, U21, and the senior level. 
  • He was a member of the squad that won the UEFA European U19 Championship in 2014.
  • He made his national team debut on 29 May 2016 in a 1-3 loss against Slovakia.
  • On 10 June 2017, he scored his first international goal in a 7-0 home win against San Marino.
  • Since making his debut, he has obtained over 30 caps for Germany and was included in Germany's final 23-man squad for the 2018 World Cup.
  • On 17 June 2018, he made his first World Cup appearance in a 1-0 loss against Mexico, replacing Timo Werner in the 86th minute.

Julian Brandt Girlfriend 

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Julian Brandt Height and Weight

Julian Brandt stands at a height of 1.85m i.e. 6 feet and 1 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 83kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is blue and his hair color is blonde. His sexual orientation is straight.

Julian Brandt Net Worth and Salary

Julian Brandt earns from his professional career as a football player. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. In January 2014, he moved to Bayer Leverkusen during the January transfer window for a fee of €350,000 where he signed a professional contract until 2019. In July 2019, he joined Borussia Dortmund on a five-year deal for a reported €25 million after Dortmund activated a release clause in his contract. As of 2021, his estimated net worth is €5 million and his salary is £6.3 million His market value is around €25 million. 

Did You Know?

  • He started playing football at the age of 5.
  • He wears shirt number 19 for Borussia Dortmund.
  • He was a member of the squad that won the UEFA European U19 Championship in 2014.
  • On 26 August 2017, he became the youngest-ever Leverkusen player to reach 100 Bundesliga appearances, doing so at the age of 21 years, three months, and 25 days.