Timo Werner Biography
Timo Werner is a professional footballer from Germany who plays as a striker for the German national team. As of June 18, 2020, his contract to play with Chelsea FC was accepted. This was an agreement that was bound for a £47.5m transfer with the Premier League club.
Timo Werner was born in Germany where he showed interest in playing football from an early age. This made his father start training him in order to build his strength and skills right from the grassroots.
Despite his interests in football, his father ensured that Timo completed his high school. In high school, Timo Wener joined TSV Steinhaldenfeld where he rapidly built his football skills thus catching the attention of VfB Stuttgart scouts.
They then enrolled him in the team immediately after he left high school.
While in Stuttgart, Timo was promoted to the U-19 team where he put up a show by scoring 24 goals during the campaign and was awarded a Gold medal.
At the age of 17, Timo debuted for VfB Stuttgart senior side in UEFA Europa League. He went on to play in the Bundesliga thus becoming the youngest player in the tournament. He soon registered his first goal in the tournament thus becoming the youngest German goal scorer. By the time Werner was leaving for RB Leipzig in 2013 for a club-record fee of 10 million Euros, he made over 100 appearances for Stuttgart. His move came shortly after Stuttgart was relegated.
All along, he claimed the home record of the youngest player to rise through 50, 100, 150, to 200 appearances in the Bundesliga. However, his two records were broken by Kai Havertz, the youngest player to have scored two goals in a single high neck match in Germany.
In addition, he was a renowned goalscorer at the youth international level where he scored 34 goals in 48 appearances across various age groups. He made his major debut in 2017, helping his nation secure the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup. This was through his return of three goals which earned later earned him the tournament’s Golden Boot award.
Werner reached his 50 Bundesliga goals in the 2018/19 season becoming the first RB Leipzig player to score 50 goals. During the 2019/20 season, he scored his first hat-trick in the Bundesliga.
After a four-year stay in RB Leipzig, Timo agreed on a deal to play with the Chelsea FC in June 2020 where he is officially set to join the team in July 2020.
Timo Werner Age
How old is Timo Werner? Timo is 26 years old as of March 2022. He was born on March 6, 1996, in Stuttgart, Germany, Europe. In addition, Werner celebrates his birthday on March 6th every year.
Timo Werner Girlfriend
Werner is said to be dating Julia Nagler, a Stuttgart-based fitness model Julia Nagle. Julia is also reported to be a student at the University of Stuggart. Speculations are in that the duo will be relocating to London ahead for his new team Chelsea FC.
Timo Werner Net worth
Werner has an estimated net worth of $29 million. However, his worth is set t increase following his new contract with Chelsea FC.
Timo Werner Nationality | Position
Timo is a German national who plays the position of a striker in his national team. We still hope that he is going to play the forward position in his new team back in London.
He started at VfB Stuttgart in 2013 playing up to 2016 where he made 95 match appearances. Afterward, he then joined RB Leipzig in 2016 where he has made 125 appearances so far. Timo is set to join Chelsea FC starting July 2020.