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Philipp Degen

Philipp Degen
Personal information
Full namePhilipp Degen
Height1.86 m
Playing positionRight back /Right winger
Club information
Current clubFree Agent

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Philipp Degen (born 15 February 1983 in Hölstein, Switzerland) is a Swiss footballer who is currently a free agent, who most recently played for Liverpool. Degen is usually a right back but can also play at left back or on the right wing. Degen reached the last 16 in the 2006 World Cup with the Switzerland and was selected again for Euro 2008 but did not play any games.

He began his professional career at Swiss team FC Basel, playing four seasons at the club before moving to Borussia Dortmund. He then spent three years at the German club, his last season being marred by injury. Degen signed for Liverpool on a free transfer on 3 July 2008. His Liverpool contract was terminated by mutual consent on 31 August 2011.

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