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Granit Xhaka

Date of birth/Age: Sep 27, 1992 (27)

Place of birth: SwitzerlandBasel

Citizenship: SwitzerlandSwitzerland

Height: 1,86 m

Position: Defensive Midfield

Contract expires: 30.06.2023

Agent: Signature - ISCM AG

Current international: SwitzerlandSwitzerland

Caps/Goals: 82/12

Granit Xhaka
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Arsenal FC
Arsenal
EnglandPremier LeaguePremier League
League level: EnglandFirst Tier
Joined: Jul 1, 2016
Contract until: 30.06.2023
Performance data
Gallery
Premier League
FA Cup
Europa League
Appearances Appearances 31
Yellow card Yellow Cards 10
Goals Goals 1
Second yellow card Second Yellows -
Assists Assists 2
Red cards Red cards -
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Starting eleven

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Minutes

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Goal participation

Detailed performance data

FA Cup 19/20
Statistics

Appearances Appearances 6
Yellow card Yellow Cards 1
Goals Goals -
Second yellow card Second Yellows -
Assists Assists -
Red cards Red cards -
%

Starting eleven

%

Minutes

%

Goal participation

Detailed performance data

Europa League 19/20
Statistics

Appearances Appearances 4
Yellow card Yellow Cards 2
Goals Goals -
Second yellow card Second Yellows -
Assists Assists -
Red cards Red cards -
%

Starting eleven

%

Minutes

%

Goal participation

Detailed performance data
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Player data

Pronunciation
Main position
Main position :
Defensive Midfield
Other position:
Central Midfield
Market value
Current market value:
24,00 mil. €
Last update:
Apr 8, 2020
Highest market value: Last update :
50,00 mil. €
Dec 19, 2018
Facts and data
Date of birth: Sep 27, 1992
Place of birth: Basel  Switzerland
Age: 27
Height: 1,86 m
Citizenship: Switzerland  Switzerland
Position: Midfielder - Defensive Midfield
Foot: left
Player agent: Signature - ISCM AG
Current club: Arsenal FC Arsenal FC
Joined: Jul 1, 2016
Contract expires: 30.06.2023
Date of last contract extension: Jun 15, 2018
Outfitter: Under Armour
Social media:
Further information
His parents are Albanian.

Granit Xhaka is the brother of Taulant Xhaka (FC Basel 1893).

Granit Xhaka is the cousin of Agon Xhaka (FC Prishtina).

Granit Xhaka is the cousin of Armando Sadiku (Levante UD).

Granit Xhaka is the cousin of Sherif Sadiku (Shkumbini Peqin).

Transfer history

Season Date Left From club Joined To club MV Fee  
Date: Jul 1, 2016
16/17 Jul 1, 2016 Borussia Mönchengladbach Arsenal FC 35,00 mil. € 45,00 mil. €
Date: Jul 1, 2012
12/13 Jul 1, 2012 FC Basel 1893 Borussia Mönchengladbach 8,50 mil. € 8,50 mil. €
Date: Jul 1, 2010
10/11 Jul 1, 2010 FC Basel 1893 U21 FC Basel 1893 - -
Date: Jul 1, 2008
08/09 Jul 1, 2008 FC Basel 1893 U18 FC Basel 1893 U21 - -
Date: Jul 1, 2007
07/08 Jul 1, 2007 FC Basel 1893 U16 FC Basel 1893 U18 - -
Date: Jul 1, 2006
06/07 Jul 1, 2006 FC Basel 1893 U15 FC Basel 1893 U16 - -
Date: Jul 1, 2005
05/06 Jul 1, 2005 FC Basel 1893 Youth FC Basel 1893 U15 - -
Date: Jan 1, 2003
02/03 Jan 1, 2003 FC Concordia Basel Youth FC Basel 1893 Youth - Free transfer
Total transfer fees : Total transfer fees : 53,50 mil. €  
Youth clubs
FC Concordia Basel (1997-12/2002), FC Basel 1893 (1/2003-2008)

Stats 19/20

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Total : 41123.4333.433
31122.5902.590
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4---390

National team career

# National team Debut  
10 Switzerland Jun 4, 2011 82 12
14 Switzerland Sep 3, 2010 5 -
11 Switzerland May 25, 2010 10 3
- Switzerland Aug 25, 2009 7 2
- Switzerland Aug 22, 2008 21 1
- Switzerland - - -

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