Michael Ballack (* September in Görlitz) ist ein ehemaliger deutscher Fußballspieler. Über den Chemnitzer FC und den 1. FC Kaiserslautern kam er. Michael Ballack, der frühere Kapitän der Fußball-Nationalmannschaft, erholt sich derzeit von einer Operation: Beim ehemaligen. Michael Ballack ist ein ehemaliger deutscher Fußballspieler. Über den Chemnitzer FC und den 1. FC Kaiserslautern kam er zu Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Mit den Rheinländern erreichte er zum ersten Mal in seiner Laufbahn das Finale der Champions.
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He made his professional debut on 4th August in 2. In his first season, he made 15 appearances, but his club was relegated to the multi-tiered, regional third division.
The next season, he played as a regular starter for his club and scored 10 goals. But it was not sufficient for his club to regain his position.
Then in , FC Kaiserslautern signed him, and he made his first-team debut against Bayer Leverkusen. In that season Ballack made 16 appearances for his club but he got the attraction by his performance.
In the following season, Michael Ballack was not only a first XI member but also, he was also a leading player of his side.
Not only these 3 tournaments, but Michael Ballack also lost another massive tournament in , when Brazil defeated Germany where Ronaldo Nazario scored a brace.
Though Ballack was not able to play the final due to suspension. He was there for four seasons and among these four seasons, he won Bundesliga thrice and domestic double twice.
During this period, he was under Felix Magath, who made him the first choice midfielder of that team. Michael Ballack scored 62 goals and assisted 40 goals in his matches as a Bayern Munich player.
Little Kaiser came to Stamford Bridge for 3 years, on a free transfer in He received his favorite Number 13 shirt , as William Gallas , who was no.
He scored 8 goals in his first season resulting huge criticism for his mediocre performance. Though he was not in the squad of the final match due to an ankle injury.
After recovering from that injury Michael Ballack made his return on 19 th December in a League Cup match against Scousers where Chelsea won the match and Ballack made an assist also.
Then he showed his class again when he made his Premier League return against Aston Villa. It was a very intense game when he won a penalty and scored a stunning grounded goal from a set-piece in the 88 th minute.
The German midfielder continued to score important goals which led his team winning matches. But as we have seen earlier, the life of this midfield master was full of heartbreaking moments.
Next season Ballack started well with an assist in his opening game, but again injury shows how close his relationship with this player.
Finally, on 2nd June , Michael Ballack signed a one-year contract extension with Chelsea and scored his first goal of the season in 2 nd match against Sunderland.
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Ballack was instrumental to the success of Leverkusen, scoring 27 goals in the league  and nine in Europe over the course of his three seasons at the BayArena.
In , Bayer Leverkusen needed only a draw against minnows SpVgg Unterhaching to win the Bundesliga title, but an own goal by Ballack helped send the team to a crushing 0—2 defeat,  while Bayern Munich clinched the title with a 3—1 victory over Werder Bremen.
Ballack finished with 17 league goals and his performance over the season led to him being voted into the UEFA. In his first season with the club, Bayern won the Bundesliga with 75 points as well as the DFB-Pokal , with Ballack scoring twice and defeating former club 1.
FC Kaiserslautern in the latter's final. In his third season with the Bavarians, Ballack enjoyed success in the —05 season as Bayern Munich completed another double.
New coach Felix Magath stated he was the only automatic starter in their midfield. Ballack's critics, however, noted his frequent " choking " in important Champions League matches.
Beckenbauer later went as far as to accuse Ballack of "saving his strength" for prospective employers after Ballack turned in an average performance in the DFB-Pokal final against Eintracht Frankfurt.
Shortly after arriving at Chelsea, Ballack stated that he hoped to end his career at Chelsea. Chelsea presented him to the media the following day where the club also gave him his favoured number 13 shirt, worn throughout his career.
Upon doing so, William Gallas , who previously wore the number 13 shirt for Chelsea, was given the number 3 shirt. This move created animosity between Gallas and the club as Gallas felt that he was underappreciated.
On 12 September, he scored his first goal for the club on his Champions League debut against Werder Bremen. He received the first straight red card of his career in Chelsea's 1—0 win over Liverpool on 17 September , after being judged to have stamped on Mohamed Sissoko 's leg.
This goal resulted in Chelsea progressing into the FA Cup final. He scored eight goals in all competitions for the club in the —07 season , including a free-kick against Everton at Goodison Park , as well as a half-volley against Porto which sent Chelsea through to the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
Throughout his first season at Chelsea, Ballack was criticised for his lethargic performances — for playing as though he had "a huge cigar in his mouth".
On 29 April , Chelsea released a statement on their official website, informing fans that Ballack had undergone ankle surgery in Munich. This was Ballack's second trophy this season, his first being the League Cup , the final of which he started.
Despite persistent rumours in the summer transfer window, [ citation needed ] Ballack denied that he wanted to leave [ citation needed ] and no such move materialised.
Chelsea left Ballack out of their Champions League squad for the —08 group stage as they realised that his injury would prevent him from playing any useful part and preferred to select the fully fit Steve Sidwell.
The German international had an ankle operation in the summer and Chelsea could not take the risk of him not regaining full fitness before the end of the group stage.
Thus, Ballack could not play in the Champions League before the knockout stages began in February.
Due to this regulation, Chelsea were also unable to select young player Scott Sinclair and could only pick 23 players as their only "club-trained player" was John Terry.
For this reason, it was deemed unwise to gamble on Ballack being fit at some point. Ballack made his return to the side in Chelsea's 2—0 League Cup win over Liverpool on 19 December Ballack tallied an assist late in the game to striker Andriy Shevchenko.
He came on for Frank Lampard in the 26th minute after the latter had picked up a thigh injury. In first-half stoppage time, he won a penalty after being brought down in the box by Zat Knight , which Andriy Shevchenko converted.
In the 88th minute, with the score tied at 3—3, Ballack stepped up to take a free-kick, which he buried into the bottom left corner of the goal, but the match ended in a 4—4 draw.
Ballack captained the Chelsea team in the absence of captain John Terry and vice-captain Frank Lampard in a 2—1 win over Newcastle United on 29 December Ballack then played his 50th game in a Chelsea shirt in a 2—1 win against Fulham in which he scored the winning goal for Chelsea.
He also scored the only goal that won the match for Chelsea against Reading to extend the blues' winning streak to a record of nine.
And, on 5 March , he scored again, this time against Olympiacos in the Champions League round of 16 in a 3—0 win. Ballack continued to score vital goals and, on 26 April , he scored a header and a penalty to give Chelsea a 2—1 win over Manchester United.
He was named Man of The Match for his performance. It brought the two teams level in the race for the Premier League title only two matchdays before the end of the season.
This completed another treble horror for Ballack and his club. This became the second season in Ballack's career after that he was runner-up for four major trophies.
The —09 season started well for Ballack, as he set up Joe Cole to score the first goal in a 4—0 win over Portsmouth in the first game of the season. Ballack was injured shortly after missing the games against Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal.
Ballack's return from injury has been a lift for Chelsea as he set up Deco to score a scissor kick in a 2—0 win against Bolton Wanderers.
Ballack's first goal of the '09 season came against Southend United in their FA Cup replay, a match which Chelsea went on to win 4—1. Ballack's first Premier League goal of the —09 season came on 11 April in a match against Bolton, ending 4—3 for Chelsea.
He came on as a second-half substitute as Chelsea won the FA Cup final. On 2 June , Ballack signed a one-year contract extension with Chelsea.
In Chelsea's second game of the season, away at Sunderland , Ballack scored his first goal of the —10 campaign in their 3—1 win. Ballack also scored against Burnley in a 3—0 win.
Ballack made his first Champions League appearance for the season against Porto. On 20 September , he scored his third league goal, against Tottenham.
On 17 January , he scored his fourth league goal and third assist in a 7—2 win against Sunderland. Ballack was sent off in Chelsea's 4—2 defeat against Manchester City on 27 February As a result of the injury, Ballack was not able to participate in the World Cup.
On 9 June , it was announced that Ballack, along with teammates Joe Cole and Juliano Belletti , would leave Chelsea on a free transfer after his contract was not renewed.
On 25 June , Ballack signed a two-year contract with former club Bayer Leverkusen. On 6 October , it was announced that Ballack would not play again in at the club or international level due to a shin injury sustained 11 September in a Bundesliga match against Hannover On 20 February , Ballack made his return from injury, coming on as a substitute for Simon Rolfes against VfB Stuttgart ; Leverkusen won the match 4—2.
Ballack scored his second Europa League goal against Metalist Kharkiv , a match Leverkusen won 2—0 and the two-legged tie 6—0 on aggregate to progress to the round of Ballack announced his retirement on 2 October The match was won by a World XI 4—3 against the "Friends of Ballack", with Ballack scoring his second hat-trick in his career.
First he scored two goals with "Friends of Ballack" in the first half and scored his third goal and the winner in the second half for the World XI.
In all, he played 19 matches for this side, scoring four goals. Then, following his move to 1. FC Kaiserslautern, senior team head coach Berti Vogts called him up to the squad.
Ballack's first senior Germany appearance, however, did not come until 28 April , when he came on as a substitute for Dietmar Hamann in a match against Scotland.
However, he was booked for a tactical foul during the semi-final match against South Korea and was suspended for the final , which Germany went on to lose 2—0 to Brazil.
Ballack missing the final ultimately led to a lasting revision of the yellow card amnesty rule in order "to give the best players a chance to play in the final".
He scored three goals — all penalties — in the Confederations Cup , in which Germany were eliminated by Brazil in the semifinals.
In the World Cup , he was unable to start in Germany's first game against Costa Rica due to a calf strain, but appeared in the following five matches.
Germany were eliminated in the semi-finals, but they managed to clinch third place in a match against Portugal. After the tournmanent, Klinsmann stood down as national team head coach and was succeeded by assistant Joachim Löw.
Ballack started and captained Germany in their first game of Euro against Poland. Germany went on to beat Turkey 3—2 in the semifinals. Prior to the final, Ballack sustained a calf injury but eventually overcame it in time.
Germany, however, ended up losing 1—0 to Spain. Nevertheless, he was named in the Team of the Tournament. Ballack scored four goals in the World Cup qualifiers , but missed the World Cup after suffering an ankle injury from a foul by Portsmouth 's Kevin-Prince Boateng in the FA Cup final.
Team manager Oliver Bierhoff criticized Lahm's comments and clarified the situation, saying, "Philipp Lahm is the World Cup captain and Michael Ballack is still the captain.
Germany played strongly in the tournament despite Ballack's absence, including a 4—1 win over England and a 4—0 win over Argentina en route to finishing third, thanks to emerging midfield talents such as Sami Khedira , Thomas Müller , and Mesut Özil.
Since the World Cup qualifiers, Ballack had not been called up for any international matches. It was reported that Germany coach Joachim Löw was waiting for Ballack to retire from international football after the World Cup, however Ballack refused to give up despite a rash of injuries suffered in —11 with Bayer Leverkusen.
The German Football Association DFB offered him two friendlies to reach matches for Germany, which he refused, accusing Löw of disrespecting him ever since his injury dating back to March and calling the invitation to compete in another two games for Germany a "farce".
Ballack is considered to be one of the most complete and versatile midfielders of his generation;  he played in several midfield positions during his career, and was noted for his powerful shot with both feet.
On a technical level, he was a commanding, physically strong and aggressive player, with excellent passing range, who moved the ball efficiently.
He started his football career as a sweeper ,  but when he moved to Leverkusen in , then-coach Christoph Daum moved him to midfield.