Thomas Müller is easily considered one of the best footballers in the world. In 2014, he was ranked by The Guardian as the fifth best footballer in the world. He is a German professional footballer who plays for Bayern Munich and the German national team. He is also the Bayern Munich vice-captain.
Thomas has proved his versatility over the years as he plays in different positions including forwarding midfielder, second striker, center-forward, attacking midfielder and either wing. He has also been greatly applauded for his stamina, teamwork, and positioning. Beyond that, he has been praised for not only his ability to score goals but to create goal scoring opportunity for other players as well.
Thomas Müller Bio (Age)
Thomas Müller is a Roman Catholic, he was born on the 13th of September 1989 in Weilheim, Upper Bavaria to Gerhard and Klaudia Müller. Thomas grew up in Pähl, a small village near Weilheim which became the center of attention for the media during Thomas’ world cup endeavors. The soccer star also has a younger brother called Simon
His humble beginning is the reason he has remained so humble in the face of success.
Müller got his start at the Bayern’s youth academy and now, he is an award-winning player. In the 2012-2013 season, he scored 23 goals, this was the same season that Bayern won its historic treble (three trophies in a single season).
In 2010, Thomas Müller joined the German national team and scored five goals in his six appearances at the 2010 World Cup, where Germany came in third place. He was named the Best Young player and won the Golden Boot as a result of his exceptional playing skills. Four years later, he played a key role in Germany winning the title. He scored five goals in total and was awarded the Silver Ball, Silver Boot and named in the Dream Team as well as the World Cup All Star XI.
In 2011, Thomas Müller became an ambassador for a charity that helps children who have suffered from traumatic events or bereavement; the charity is called YoungWings.
Thomas Müller’s Wife (Lisa) and Family
Thomas was in a long-term relationship with Lisa Trede before they decided to tie the knot. Lisa, who works on a farm, is a model and is a semi-professional equestrian. She was all too happy to say ‘yes’ when the footballer popped the question in 2008. The pair got married in 2009 and have been together ever since.
Lisa and Thomas met when they were only 18 years old through mutual friends and stayed in touch through social media. After two years together, Thomas was sure that she was the woman for him. The two share a love for horses and football as well. They serve as proof that couples with shared interests have a better chance of staying together.
Being married for almost a decade now, the two have no children together but that is by design. The footballer who is fully committed to his career has no intentions to have kids just yet but he does believe children will come at the right time and he will be ready for them.
Height, Weight, and Body Measurements
Thomas Müller is a full-time professional athlete; so, there is no doubt that the footballer is in amazing shape. His height is listed at 6 ft 1¼ in (186 cm) and his weight is presently 76kg (168) lb. His other body measurements are Chest – 40 in (102 cm), Arms/Biceps – 14.5 in (37 cm) and Waist – 32 in (81 cm). His shoe size is also listed to be 10 (US) or 43 (EU).
Obviously, it is expected of the athlete to eat healthily and work out frequently in order to be in peak form; however, his exact diet and fitness routine is not known. But it can be expected that he trains regularly for his career.
His Net Worth
Thomas Müller currently has a total net worth of $12 million, which is a perfectly reasonable amount when you consider how long he has been playing football professionally. There is no denying that he deserves it. He is a formidable and versatile player who has been an amazing addition to his club and his country’s team. He is also one of the best players in the world, right now.
Besides, Thomas is also not one to spend his money extravagantly, opting to spend wisely and build a rainy day nest for him and his family.