Per Mertesacker - Century of International Appearances


The outstanding German player, who obtained 104 international caps with his National Team, has entered the symbolic but exclusive circle of players with a Century of Caps. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.


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
 99  16- 6-14   Salvador        Portugal        4-0	World Cup
100  21- 6-14   Fortaleza       Ghana           2-2	World Cup
101  26- 6-14	Recife		United States   1-0	World Cup
102  30- 6-14	Porto Alegre	Algeria         2-1	World Cup
103   8- 7-14	Belo Horizonte  Brazil          7-1	World Cup
104  13- 7-14	Rio de Janeiro  Argentina       1-0	World Cup

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


Total Record

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
    104   71   18   15  257- 101     160      76.92


Types of Matches

Friendlies		43
World Cup Qualifier	15
World Cup		19
European Ch. Qualifier	15
European Championship	 6
Confederations Cup	 5
Other Tournaments	 1

Total caps:            104



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: 24 Jul 2014

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