Date of birth: 06/02/1995
Place of birth: Bochum (Germany)
Height: 1,89 m
Club career: VfL Bochum
Position: centre midfielder
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 1.000.000 €
Similar type of player: Michael Ballack
– off the ball
– long shots
– defensive contribution
– tactical awareness
He is best suited to playing as:
Centre midfielder in 4-4-2.
European Under-17 Championship 2012 runner-up with Germany.
This player is being prepared to be a leader of the German midfield in the near future, as he is already advanced well past his age. The biggest European clubs, like Juventus or Bayern Munich, are already interested in him, although Leon would prefer to work on his strong position at his hometown Bochum.