You have to be a spectacular footballer to be considered Philipp Lahm’s heir and for Pep Guardiola to consider you in the highest regard. In other words, if you are looking for that guy, then that guy is Joshua Kimmich.
However, Joshua, by no means, wants to be known as part two or clone of someone else. In addition, Kimmich wants to be known for his own spectacular footballing abilities and who he is. Similarly, it also seems that Kimmich is one the right path.
Also, he looks certain to cement his history as one of the finest of footballers of his generation. Above all, what’s really impressive about this allrounder is that he has a true footballing brain. In addition, he has the ability and versatility to play in almost any position and delivers a game of the highest level.
German international Kimmich
Continue reading to get all the information about this Bayern ace. Including Joshua Kimmich Height, Age, Position, Stats, Salary, Girlfriend, Current Teams, Career, Bio, and more.
Joshua Kimmich Bio:
|Full Name||Joshua Walter Kimmich|
|Birth Date||8 February 1995|
|Birthplace|| Rottweil, Germany
|Position(s)||Right Back / Defensive Midfielder|
|Market Value||Estimated to be around at €64 Million|
|Height||1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Current Team|| Bayern Munich / Germany
Joshua Kimmich Girlfriend and Family
It seems that this fantastic german footballer is also lucky in his love life. He is in a relationship with Lina Meyer. Kimmich doesn’t share much information about his private life. However, sources have said that Lina and Joshua might be even expecting their first child.
Joshua Kimmich position -> Right Back / Defensive Midfielder
Similarly, he also has a beautiful sister named Deborah. However, Joshua has not shared any details about his parents and has kept on a lid on his family members.
Getting to know Joshua
Joshua Walter Kimmich was born in the town of Rottweil in the southwest of Germany. He started his football dream by joining VfB Bösingen and was there till 2007. After that, Kimmich joined VfB Stuttgart‘s youth system where he learned and developed his game till 2013.
Joshua Kimmich Age, Height & Weight
Kimmich was born on the 8th of February in the year 1995. Joshua Kimmich age is still just 25 years. Therefore, Joshua will definitely have many glorious days on the football pitch, having already achieved so much.
A lot of Kimmich’s versatility and abilities should also be credited to his physical build. The fit and fine Joshua Kimmich height is a good 5 ft 9 inches and also weighs about 72 kgs.
Joshua Kimmich Stats & Career
During his youth, Kimmich was even deemed as not strong enough to succeed as a professional footballer. However, once Joshua got his chance, he shut out all the doubters and proved his worth.
Joshua Kimmich current teams -> Bayern Munich / Germany
Kimmich started his journey from RB Leipzig in 2013 at the third tier of German football. Similarly, he scored his first goal against 1. FC Saarbrücken in November of that year.
Bayern saw the potential and snapped him up for €7 million in 2015. By the looks of it, Kimmich’s transfer was a shrewd piece of business and a real bargain-buy by the Bavarian giants.
After that, Joshua debuted for Bayern Munich in DFB-Pokal against FC Nöttingen on August 9. Similarly, Kimmich made his Bundesliga debut against Augsburg a month later.
Over the years, Kimmich has gone on to establish himself as an indispensable player for the mighty Bavarians and helped Munich dominate Europe as well as the domestic scene. Therefore, Joshua has become a serial winner and won multiple honors and trophies.
This talented German has also been of service to his nation. Having played for U17, U18, U19, and U21 German sides, Kimmich went on to debut for the senior side in 2016.
Joshua Kimmich Girlfriend -> Lina Meyer
Kimmich also looks set to be a vital player for the Germans in the years to come. In addition, Joshua, along with other young superstars might just propel a new-look Germany to silverware very soon.
Joshua Kimmich Position & Playing Style
Versatility might just be Kimmich’s biggest trait. This is simply because not many are as versatile as Joshua, who can operate at the highest level in many positions. Similarly, Joshua has also been called a ‘Swiss Army Knife of a footballer’ due to his versatility.
Joshua is a fantastic, high-flying, and an attacking right-back by trade. However, we often see him operate outstandingly in a defensive midfielder’s position too.
Kimmich is someone who can win the ball back quickly, is good at tackles, can dribble, and also doesn’t mind putting in a shift for his team. Therefore, Joshua’s style of play has also been compared to the great Philipp Lahm by many.
Joshua Kimmich Salary & Market Value
Kimmich is a contender for being the captain of both his club and country in the future. Therefore, this highly regarded player’s market value is also a giant €75 Million. Similarly, Joshua also around €8 million a year.
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