|Full name||Adam Matuszczyk|
|Date of birth||14 February 1989|
|Place of birth||Gliwice, Poland|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|2003–2008||1. FC Köln|
|2008–2015||1. FC Köln II||37||(4)|
|2010–2015||1. FC Köln||102||(5)|
|2012||→ Fortuna Düsseldorf (loan)||8||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 17:10, 15 May 2019 (UTC)|
Adam Matuszczyk [ˈadam maˈtuʂt͡ʂɨk] ; born 14 February 1989) is a Polish footballer who plays for KFC Uerdingen and was a member of the Poland national team. Naturally a left midfielder, he can also be deployed as a defensive midfielder.(
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Matuszczyk began his career with SpVgg Merzig and later joined VfB Dillingen. After successful years with the youth teams of VfB Dillingen he was scouted by 1. FC Köln in the summer of 2003 and was promoted to the reserve team in the 2008–09 season.In the first half of the season, Matuszczyk earned 11 caps and, on 3 February 2009, was promoted to the Bundesliga team of 1. FC Köln. He made his Bundesliga debut on 27 February 2010 against Bayer Leverkusen. His first Bundesliga goals came on 10 April, when he scored twice to give Köln a 2–0 away win versus Hoffenheim. In January 2012, he was loaned to Fortuna Düsseldorf.
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Born as Adam Matuszczyk, he is known in Germany as Adam Matuschyk.
|Köln II||2008–09||Regionalliga West||25||3||—||25||3|
|Fortuna Düsseldorf (loan)||2011–12||2. Bundesliga||8||1||0||0||2||0||10||1|
|Eintracht Braunschweig||2015–16||2. Bundesliga||29||1||3||0||—||32||1|
|1.||9 October 2010||Soldier Field, Chicago, United States||1–1||2–2||Friendly|
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