Defensive midfielder who joined up with Bayer Leverkusen in 2011 and joined up with the German nationwide team in 2014, helping the team catch the 2014 World Cup Tournament. He started his youth profession in 1995 with BV Grafrath. He debuted skillfully for Bayer Leverkusen’s B squad this year 2010. He was created in Solingen, Germany. He became teammates with Roman Weidenfeller in the German national group.