Per Mertesacker - International Appearances


The outstanding German player obtained 98 international caps with his National Team. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Born: 29- 9-1984
Country: Germany
Caps:	98	(W66-D17-L15 – GF240-GA97 – %76.02)
Goals:	4	
Age First Cap:	 20 yr  10 d   9-10-2004 vs. Iran 2-0
Age Last Cap:    29 yr 250 d   6- 6-2014 vs. Armenia 6-1
National Team Career:  9 yr 240 d


Caps  Date 	Venue	 	Opponent       Score 	Competition

 1   9-10-04	Tehran  	Iran    	2-0	
 2  17-11-04	Leipzig 	Cameroon	3-0	
 3  16-12-04	Yokohama	Japan   	3-0	Kirin Cup
 4  21-12-04	Bangkok 	Thailand	5-1	
 5   9- 2-05	Düsseldorf	Argentina	2-2	
 6   4- 6-05	Belfast 	N. Ireland	4-1	
 7   8- 6-05	Mönchengladbach	Russia  	2-2	
 8  15- 6-05	Frankfurt	Australia	4-3	Confederations Cup
 9  18- 6-05	Köln    	Tunisia 	3-0	Confederations Cup
10  21- 6-05	Nürnberg	Argentina	2-2	Confederations Cup
11  25- 6-05	Nürnberg	Brazil  	2-3	Confederations Cup
12  29- 6-05	Leipzig 	Mexico  	4-3	Confederations Cup
13  17- 8-05	Rotterdam	Netherlands	2-2	
14   3- 9-05	Bratislava	Slovakia	0-2	
15   7- 9-05	Bremen  	South Africa	4-2	
16   8-10-05	Istanbul	Turkey  	1-2	
17  12-10-05	Hamburg 	China   	1-0	
18  12-11-05	Saint-Denis	France  	0-0	
19   1- 3-06	Firenze 	Italy   	1-4	
20  22- 3-06	Dortmund	United States	4-1	
21  27- 5-06	Freiburg	Luxembourg	7-0	
22  30- 5-06	Leverkusen	Japan   	2-2	
23   2- 6-06	Mönchengladbach	Colombia	3-0	
24   9- 6-06	München 	Costa Rica	4-2	World Cup
25  14- 6-06	Dortmund	Poland  	1-0	World Cup
26  20- 6-06	Berlin  	Ecuador 	3-0	World Cup
27  24- 6-06	München 	Sweden  	2-0	World Cup
28  30- 6-06	Berlin  	Argentina  	1-1 [1] World Cup
29   4- 7-06	Dortmund	Italy   	0-2	World Cup
30   7- 2-07	Düsseldorf	Switzerland	3-1	
31  24- 3-07	Praha   	Czech Republic	2-1	European Ch. Qual.
32   2- 6-07	Nürnberg	San Marino	6-0	European Ch. Qual.
33   6- 6-07	Hamburg 	Slovakia	2-1	European Ch. Qual.
34  22- 8-07	London  	England 	2-1	
35   8- 9-07	Cardiff 	Wales   	2-0	European Ch. Qual.
36  13-10-07	Dublin  	Ireland 	0-0	European Ch. Qual.
37  17-10-07	München 	Czech Republic	0-3	European Ch. Qual.
38  17-11-07	Hannover	Cyprus  	4-0	European Ch. Qual.
39  21-11-07	Frankfurt	Wales   	0-0	European Ch. Qual.
40   6- 2-08	Wien    	Austria 	3-0	
41  26- 3-08	Basel   	Switzerland	4-0	
42  27- 5-08	Kaiserslautern	Belarus 	2-2	
43  31- 5-08	Gelsenkirchen	Serbia  	2-1	
44   8- 6-08	Klagenfurt	Poland  	2-0	European Champ.
45  12- 6-08	Klagenfurt 	Croatia 	1-2	European Champ.
46  16- 6-08	Wien    	Austria 	1-0	European Champ.
47  19- 6-08	Basel   	Portugal	3-2	European Champ.
48  25- 6-08	Basel   	Turkey  	3-2	European Champ.
49  29- 6-08	Wien    	Spain   	0-1	European Champ.
50  11-10-08	Dortmund	Russia  	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
51  15-10-08	Mónchengladbach	Wales   	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
52  19-11-08	Berlin  	England 	1-2	
53  11- 2-09	Düsseldorf	Norway  	0-1	
54  28- 3-09	Leipzig 	Liechtenstein	4-0 	World Cup Qualifier
55   1- 4-09	Cardiff 	Wales   	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
56  12- 8-09	Baki    	Azerbaijan	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
57   9- 9-09	Hannover	Azerbaijan	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
58  10-10-09	Moskva  	Russia  	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
59  18-11-09	Gelsenkirchen	Ivory Coast	2-2	
60   3- 3-10	München 	Argentina	0-1	
61  29- 5-10	Budapest	Hungary 	3-0	
62   3- 6-10	Frankfurt	Bosnia-Herzeg.	3-1	
63  13- 6-10	Durban  	Australia	4-0	World Cup
64  18- 6-10	Port Elizabeth	Serbia  	0-1	World Cup
65  23- 6-10	Johannesburg	Ghana   	1-0	World Cup
66  27- 6-10	Bloemfontein	England 	4-1	World Cup
67   3- 7-10	Cape Town	Argentina	4-0	World Cup
68   7- 7-10	Durban  	Spain   	0-1	World Cup
69  10- 7-10	Port Elizabeth	Uruguay 	3-2	World Cup
70   3- 9-10	Brussel 	Belgium 	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
71   7- 9-10	Köln    	Azerbaijan	6-1	European Ch. Qual.
72   8-10-10	Berlin  	Turkey  	3-0	European Ch. Qual.
73  12-10-10	Astana  	Kazakhstan	3-0	European Ch. Qual.
74   9- 2-11	Dortmund	Italy   	1-1	
75  26- 3-11	Kaiserslautern	Kazakhstan	4-0	European Ch. Qual.
76   6- 9-11	Gdansk  	Poland  	2-2	
77   7-10-11	Istanbul	Turkey  	3-1	European Ch. Qual.
78  11-10-11	Düsseldorf	Belgium 	3-1	European Ch. Qual.
79  15-11-11	Hamburg 	Netherlands	3-0	
80  26- 5-12	Basel   	Switzerland	3-5	
81  31- 5-12	Leipzig 	Israel  	2-0	
82   7- 9-12	Hannover	Faroe Islands	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
83  12-10-12	Dublin  	Ireland 	6-1	World Cup Qualifier
84  16-10-12	Berlin  	Sweden  	4-4	World Cup Qualifier
85  14-11-12	Amsterdam	Netherlands	0-0	
86   6- 2-13	Saint-Denis	France  	2-1	
87  22- 3-13	Astana  	Kazakhstan	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
88  26- 3-13	Nürnberg	Kazakhstan	4-1	World Cup Qualifier
89  29- 5-13	Boca Raton	Ecuador 	4-2	
90   2- 6-13	Washington DC	United States	3-4	
91  14- 8-13	Kaiserslautern	Paraguay	3-3	
92   6- 9-13	München 	Austria 	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
93  10- 9-13	Torshavn	Faroe Islands	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
94  11-10-13	Köln    	Ireland 	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
95  19-11-13	London  	England 	1-0	
96   5- 3-14    Stuttgart       Chile           1-0
97   1- 6-14    Mönchengladbach Cameroon        2-2
98   6- 6-14    Mainz           Armenia         6-1

[1] Germany  won 4-2 on penalty kicks.


Total Record

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
     98   66   17   15  240-  97     149      76.02


Types of Matches

Friendlies		43
World Cup Qualifier	15
World Cup		13
European Ch. Qualifier	15
European Championship	 6
Confederations Cup	 5
Other Tournaments	 1

Total caps: 		98



Goals:
Cap  8	1 goal
Cap 84	1 goal
Cap 93	1 goal
Cap 95	1 goal

Total   4 goals


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Last updated: 12 Jun 2014

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