Per Mertesacker


Per Mertesacker Bio

Who is Per Mertesacker

A professional German football player. He is currently playing for Arsenal and his playing position is centre back. He also played for German National Team before the retirement after winning the World Cup.

Early Life (Childhood)

He was born in Hanover,Germany in the Mertesacker family.His father name was Stefan Mertesacker. He started his career from young age.When he was at age of 11 he played for Hannover 96.

Interesting Facts

He is a White Ethnicity player having a weight of 90 kg.He has a salary of 3.12 million GBP. His fans called him BFG which means BIG Fucking German (nickname).

Personal Life

Regarding to his personal life, he is a married person and great dad. He was married with German international handballer named as Ulrike Stange. This couple have a son named as Paul Mertesacker.


He won a title of DFB-Pokal and also became runner up in the UEFA 2008-2009. He also won third place in FIFA Confederations Cup 2005.


There is no more information about the rumor and controversy about his personal life but there is rumor about his transfer.