Breel Embolo

Squad No. 36
Date of Birth February 14, 1997
Age 24
Height 187cm
Team
Position Forward
Birthplace Yaoundé
Previous Clubs FC Schalke 04

Breel Donald Embolo (born 14 February 1997) is a Swiss professional footballer who plays as a forward for German club Borussia Mönchengladbach and the Switzerland national team.

Embolo made his professional debut for Basel in March 2014, and won the Swiss Super League in all three of his first seasons before moving to Schalke for an initial €20 million. Shortly after moving to the Bundesliga, he suffered an ankle injury that ruled him out for nearly a year.

Embolo made his senior international debut in March 2015 and represented Switzerland at UEFA Euro 2016 and the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Borussia Mönchengladbach
Embolo signed for fellow Bundesliga club Borussia Mönchengladbach on 28 June 2019 on a four-year contract. Embolo scored his first goal for the club in a 3–1 win against Mainz 05. On 24 November 2020, Embolo scored in a 4-0 home win in the UEFA Champions League against Shakhtar Donetsk.