German forward who began his professional profession in 2008 with Chemnitzer FC. He started his street to professional soccer with the Chemnitzer FC youngsters program. He helped Chemnitzer FC earn the Regionalliga Nord name this year 2010 and progress to the 3rd division. He was created and elevated in Chemnitz, Germany. He and Michael Ballack both started their careers within the Chemnitzer FC youngsters system.