Gian-Luca Itter

Gian-Luca Itter




Country: Germany

Date of birth: 05/01/1999 (17 years old)

Place of birth: Gießen (Germany)

Height: 182cm

Youth career: FC Cleeberg, Eintracht Frankfurt, VfL Wolfsburg (since 2015)

Current club: VfL Wolfsburg

Squad number: —

Current national team: Germany U-18

Position: left-back

Preferred foot: left

Market value (by —

Tournaments participated in: 2016 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification elite round (3/0), 2016 UEFA European Under-17 Championship (5/0)

Contract until: 30.06.2018

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Filipe Luís



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No significant weaknesses.


Style of play:

– modern full-back

– creative player with great technical ability, 1vs1 short-dribbling skills, close ball control and fast direction shifts in possession

– well-fit, hard-working, and quick at anticipating the movement of the opponents

– likes forward runs

– likes to cross

– likes to dribble

– likes to get ahead and overlap with his winger in order to provide a good cross into the box

– fearless and good at timing tackles

– very comfortable with the ball at his feet

– endless energy and his powerful running make him an incredibly useful asset as he brings an offensive value to a team, with a lot of activity during 90 minutes in the left side

– able to deliver pin-point passes and crosses

– all-action and energetic

– provides fluidity and dynamism going forward

– counter attack threat

– competent set-piece taker


He is best suited to playing as:

Left-back in 4-3-3.







League summary (as for 2 December 2016):

No senior team appearances yet.



Gian-Luca Itter joined VfL Wolfsburg youth academy in 2015 from Eintracht Frankfurt. His twin brother Davide took the same path, but it is Gian-Luca who is tipped for a brighter career. His international debut came in 2013 for the German U-15 team. In 2016, he took part in all Mannschaft games at the 2016 European Under-17 Championship, where the young German team got all the way to the semifinal, which they lost to Spain.




Football Talent Scout potential rating:

9/10   BallBallBallBallBallBallBallBallBall

Player has potential to become a key player in a top European club.





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