German goalkeeper who helped FC Koln earn promotion to the Bundesliga after the 2013-2014 season. He'd previously played for FC Koln II.
He played his early youth soccer with SC Rondorf before moving to FC Koln for most of the 2000s.
He's played for Germany's international underage squads at every level from U15-U21.
He grew up in Cologne, Germany.
He and Markus Proll have both played goalie for FC Koln.