Mats Köhlert

Mats Köhlert




Country: Germany

Date of birth: 02/05/1998 (18 years old)

Place of birth: Hamburg (Germany)

Height: 169cm

Youth career: SC Sperber, Eintracht Norderstedt, FC St. Pauli, Hamburger SV (since 2013)

Current club: Hamburger SV

Squad number: 25

Current national team: Germany U-19

Position: attacking midfielder, winger, second striker

Preferred foot: left

Market value (by 100.000 € 

Tournaments participated in: 2015 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification elite round (2/0), 2015 UEFA European Under-17 Championship (4/0), 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup (4/0)

Contract until: 30.06.2019

Player’s agent: PRO Profil GmbH

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Zoran Tošić



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– aerial duels

– needs to improve his strength to endure strongest defenders

– ambidexterity


Style of play:

– explosive winger/wide forward

– suitable to play on both wings (preferably on the right as an ‘inverted winger’)

– creative player with very good technical ability, 1vs1 short-dribbling skills, close ball control, fast direction shifts in possession and vision to make through passes to the teammates providing dynamism to the team’s last offensive third plays

– likes to dribble

– often uses his skills and speed to beat defenders, cut inside and create himself a decent opportunity to score from

– extremely dangerous on the counter thanks to his pace and acceleration

– known for his “quick feet”, speed of movement and dynamism

– plays with a natural flair and is dangerous in the box

– very strong in 1v1 situations, unpredictable and very confident of his skills

– excellent balance, coordination and changes of pace

– often makes surging runs into penalty box

– avoids using weaker foot

– gets fouled often

– competent set-piece taker

– all-action and energetic


He is best suited to playing as:

Right winger in 4-3-3.






2015 UEFA European Under-17 Championship runner-up with Germany.


League summary (as for 28 September 2016):

No senior team appearances yet.



Mats Köhlert joined Hamburger SV youth system in 2013 from FC St. Pauli. He showed himself to a wider crowd at the 2015 European Under-17 Championship, where Germany won a silver medal. Few months later, he represented his country at the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup, where young “Mannschaft ” unexpectedly lost to Croatia in the round of 16. Currently he is a member of Germany U-19 side. In the summer of 2016, he was promoted to the first team of HSV and got the jersey number 25. It seems to be only a matter of time before he makes his Bundesliga debut.




Football Talent Scout potential rating:

8/10   BallBallBallBallBallBallBallBall

First team material in a top European club.





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