Thomas Hitzlsperger

Born Apr 5, 1982

Thomas Hitzlsperger is a German footballer who plays as a midfielder for Everton. Hitzlsperger spent the early part of his career playing for Aston Villa in England (accompanied by a short loan spell at Chesterfield), before returning to Germany to play for Stuttgart. In 2010 he signed for Italian side Lazio, before moving back to England to join West Ham United later that year. Hitzlsperger has also represented the German national team, earning 52 caps.… Read More

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1982 Birth Born on April 5, 1982.


2000 18 Years Old Hitzlsperger, the youngest child of Ludwig and Anneliese Hitzlsperger, grew up in Forstinning alongside his five brothers and one sister, In August 2000 he joined Aston Villa on a free transfer from the Bayern Munich Junior Team. … Read More
2001 19 Years Old 1 More Event
He made his Aston Villa debut in a 3–0 home defeat to Liverpool on 13 January 2001; it was his only appearance during his first season in England.


2004 - 2005 2 More Events
2006 24 Years Old He scored his first international goals on 6 September 2006, in a European Championship qualifying game against San Marino. … Read More
2007 25 Years Old 1 More Event
In June 2007, Hitzlsperger split from his longtime girlfriend, Inga, just one month before they were due to get married.
2008 26 Years Old On 22 July 2008, Hitzlsperger was appointed the new captain of VfB Stuttgart by manager Armin Veh following the departure of former club captain Fernando Meira.
2009 27 Years Old On 1 December 2009, he was deposed as team captain by Stuttgart's new manager Markus Babbel.
2010 28 Years Old 1 More Event
On 31 January 2010, Hitzlsperger moved to Lazio on six-month contract, for around €550,000. … Read More
He finally made his debut for the Hammers in an FA Cup fifth round match against Burnley on 21 February 2011 and scored in the 23rd minute. … Read More


2012 30 Years Old On 19 October 2012, Premier League club Everton confimed he has joined the club on a short term contract until January 2013.
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