[38] On 26 October 2013, Götze came on as a substitute for Toni Kroos in 25th minute and scored his first Bundesliga goal for Bayern Munich with a header in a 3–2 win against Hertha BSC.

[12] In 2010, German Football Association's then technical director Matthias Sammer described Götze as "one of the best talents Germany has ever had.

[87] He finished the season with two goals in 32 appearances. MARIO GOTZE will leave Borussia Dortmund at the end of this season, according to reports. [101] In the team's second match, he scored the opening goal and was named the Man of the Match in a 2–2 draw with Ghana. Götze was first selected for the Germany national football team in 2010, at the age of 18. The club are far from finished with their recent resurgence.

Götze assisted the only goal of the game, and earned a 1–0 victory.

[118] His father is a professor at the Dortmund University of Technology. [82] The illness was said to explain some of Götze's fitness problems over the previous several seasons with Bayern and on his return to Dortmund. That will no doubt put plenty of Premier League clubs on alert to try and snap him up. "[35], On 11 August 2013, Götze made his Bayern Munich debut, coming on as a substitute for Mitchell Weiser in the 60th minute. [55] On 23 September, he scored twice in Bayern's 4–0 home win against SC Paderborn. He finished the 2009–10 season with five appearances. [124] Götze is a Christian.[125][126][127]. Götze netted two goals to help Bayern get a 1–4 win against Hungarian champions Győri ETO in a friendly match. Mario Götze is a German professional footballer who plays for Eredivisie club PSV Eindhoven. "[64] He finished the season with 15 goals in 48 appearances in all competitions. https://www.transfermarkt.com/mario-gotze/profil/spieler/74842 … Although his favoured position is that of a playmaker, Götze has also played as a false nine or as an emergency striker.[4][5]. [69] On 29 September, Götze was a threat whole game and he scored a goal against Croatian champions Dinamo Zagreb. Premier League debuts status report: When could we see Bale, Cavani, Partey, Ziyech? [100] Götze was named in the starting line-up against Portugal in the team's opening match, winning the penalty kick for Germany's opening goal on his World Cup debut. [99], Götze contributed four goals in 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying, and was named in Germany's squad for the tournament finals. [135], UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship, "FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013: List of Players", "Warum Götze als Stürmer unter Favre funktioniert", "Borussia Dortmund comeback kid Mario Götze ready for a Germany recall? The two parties reached a swift agreement after the transfer deadline shut at midnight in the Netherlands. Attacking Midfield, Contract expires: [66] On 9 August 2015, Götze scored with a goal in Bayern's 1–3 DFB-Pokal win over FC Nöttingen. [30][31] Mesut Özil eventually broke the record later in the summer, transferring to Arsenal for €50 million. [32] Dortmund coach Jürgen Klopp claimed that the reason behind Götze's transfer to Bayern was the playmaker's wish to play under manager Pep Guardiola, formerly of Barcelona. [8] He made his Bundesliga debut on 21 November 2009 in a scoreless draw against Mainz 05, coming on as a substitute for Jakub Błaszczykowski in the 88th minute. [62] In May 2015, Franz Beckenbauer criticised Götze for poor performances and lack of determination in playing. PSV is a big club, but in a smaller football country," the 56-year-old said.

TSG 1899 Hoffenheim v Borussia Dortmund - Bundesliga | TF-Images/Getty Images . [27][28][29] The transfer made Götze the most expensive German player of all time. And it means that should he be released at the end of his current deal, he will be available for free in the summer. [84], After his absence due to metabolic illness, Götze returned to the field on 14 July 2017 where Dortmund successfully defeated Urawa Reds 3–2 in a friendly match. "[13], He played in the 2011 German Super Cup' losing to Schalke 04. [98] Götze made his tournament debut in a 4–2 victory after coming on as a substitute on 80th minute against Greece. [63] After a couple of weeks, Götze's teammate Arjen Robben backed him up for all the negative criticism. AMSTERDAM – Mario Gotze was interested in joining Bayer Leverkusen but there was no place for the 2014 World Cup hero on the Bundesliga team because of a teenager, coach Peter Bosz has said. Götze also managed to score 16 goals in all competitions. Gotze is a marquee signing for PSV, who sit in second place this season in the Eredivisie and are in the Europa League group stage. [96] Götze and André Schürrle, who came on simultaneously, are the first two Germany players to be born in reunified Germany. Bayern Munich interested in Thomas Lemar - Loan deals once again the solution? PSV Eindhoven have reached a deal with World Cup-winner Mario Gotze, the Dutch club announced on Tuesday. Mario Götze (German pronunciation: [ˈmaːʁi̯o ˈɡœtsə]; born 3 June 1992) is a German professional footballer who plays for Eredivisie club PSV Eindhoven. [36] He made his league debut for the club in a Bundesliga home match against 1. [39] On 2 November, he made his return to starting line-up in a 1–2 away win for Bayern against TSG 1899 Hoffenheim.