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Nico Elvedi
Nico Elvedi
Personal information
Full name Nico Elvedi
Date of birth 30 September 1996 (1996-09-30) (age 23)
Place of birth    Zürich, Switzerland Switzerland
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2+12 in)
Playing position Centre back, right back
Club information
Current club Germany Borussia Mönchengladbach
Number 30
Youth clubs
2005–2006
2006–2013
Switzerland FC Greifensee
Switzerland Zürich
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
2013–2015
2014–2015
2015–
Switzerland Zürich II
Switzerland Zürich
Germany Borussia Mönchengladbach
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National team
2012–2013
2014
2013–2015
2015
2016
2016–
Switzerland Switzerland U17
Switzerland Switzerland U18
Switzerland Switzerland U19
Switzerland Switzerland U20
Switzerland Switzerland U21
Switzerland Switzerland
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017 00(1)

Nico Elvedi (born 30 September 1996) is a Swiss professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Borussia Mönchengladbach.

Club career

Born in Zürich, Elvedi was a youth player for FC Zürich. He made his Swiss Super League debut on 15 May 2014 in a 1–0 away win against FC Lausanne-Sport playing the full match.

Elvedi joined Borussia Mönchengladbach in 2015 for a €4 million transfer fee. He scored his first goal in the Bundesliga during the derby against 1. FC Köln. The match saw Borussia Mönchengladbach win 1–0.

International career

Elvedi played for various Swiss youth teams, and made his debut for the senior Switzerland national football team in a friendly 1–2 defeat to Belgium on 28 May 2016.

He was included in the Switzerland national football team 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

External links

Borussia Monchengladbach
Borussia Mönchengladbach squad - 2020–21

1 Sommer · 4 Doucouré · 5 Strobl · 6 Kramer · 7 Herrmann · 8 Zakaria · 10 Thuram · 11 Raffael · 13 Stindl (c) · 14 Pléa · 16 Traoré · 17 Wendt · 18 Lainer · 19 Johnson · 20 Villalba · 21 Sippel · 22 Bénes · 23 Hofmann · 24 Jantschke · 25 Bensebaini · 26 Müsel · 28 Ginter · 30 Elvedi · 31 Grün · 32 Neuhaus · 36 Embolo · 37 Bennetts · 38 Benger · 40 Poulsen · 42 Mayer ·

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Switzerland – UEFA Euro 2016 – Round of 16

1. Sommer 2. Lichtsteiner 3. Moubandje 4. Elvedi 5. Von Bergen 6. Lang 7. Embolo 8. Frei 9. Seferović 10. Xhaka 11. Behrami 12. Hitz 13. Rodríguez 14. Zakaria 15. Džemaili 16. Fernandes 17. Tarashaj 18. Mehmedi 19. Derdiyok 20. Djourou 21. Bürki 22. Schär 23. Shaqiri

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Switzerland – 2018 FIFA World Cup – Round of 16

1. Sommer 2. Lichtsteiner (c) 3. Moubandje 4. Elvedi 5. Akanji 6. Lang 7. Embolo 8. Freuler 9. Seferović 10. Xhaka 11. Behrami 12. Mvogo 13. Rodríguez 14. Zuber 15. Džemaili 16. Fernandes 17. Zakaria 18. Gavranović 19. Drmić 20. Djourou 21. Bürki 22. Schär 23. Shaqiri

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