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LB presents the Full Story of a German Football Genius who is known by the nickname; “Turbo Timo“. Our Timo Werner Childhood Story plus Untold Biography Facts brings to you a full account of notable events from his childhood time to date. The analysis involves his life story before fame, family life and many OFF-Pitch facts (little known) about him.
Yes, everyone knows about his pace and energy in the field of play. However, only a hand few fans know much about Timo Werner’s Bio which is quite interesting. Now without further adieu, let’s Begin.
Timo Werner Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Early Life
Timo Werner was born on the 6th day of March 1996 to his mother, Sabine Werner and father, Günther Schuh in Stuttgart, Germany. Pictured below from his looks, Timo was born a pure German with a gene which has its roots from a deep German Heritage.
Growing up, there was a high certainty that football would be his calling. Interestingly, his father Günther Schuh was also a professional footballer who played as a forward during his days.
It is important to note that Timo came from an extraordinary home with very humble beginnings. Growing up, his parents taught him the necessary moral values ie; (respect for all, being generous/helpful, having a sense of responsibility, never hurting anyone and the value of sharing). As Timo Werner puts it;
“When I’m with my family and friends I’m not Timo Werner the footballer, I’m just Timo, the humble son, friend… just a guy like everyone else. If I do something wrong they’re not scared to tell me!”
His parents are being down-to-earth and reasonable makes Timo himself is decent and well-bred. More so, he was seen as more success-oriented than his dad. Timo Werner once recalled in his childhood days on how he used to run up the mountains with his father to improve his stamina and athleticism. This was seen as a buildup to his career which shockingly, wasn’t seen as the most important thing by his parents. To his mum and dad, education must come first for their son.
Timo Werner Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Career Buildup
Growing up, Timo was a big Mario Gomez fan. Coupled with the fact that his father was also a footballer, his interest in the sports was certain. In an interview, he told reporters that he once had posters of Mario Gomez in his room when he was 11-12 years old as pictured below.
Unlike many young professional footballers, Timo did finish his high school. According to Bundesliga official website. His parents especially Sabine Werner, (his mother) wanted her son to finish school education (minimum, High School) before becoming a professional footballer. Back then in school, Timo was a normal and not a dull student who even though missed half of his school hours (due to football commitments) was able to graduate in 2014 at the age of 17.
Timo Werner Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Career in Summary
Even while in school, Timo’s passion for football saw him enrol on the roster of a local youth team called TSV Steinhaldenfeld who gave him the stage to showcase his talents. The club did a fantastic job of building the career foundation of the young lad which is needed to have a smooth sail to the bigger youth stage with VfB Stuttgart.
Timo signed for VfB Stuttgart just at the end of high school, fulfilling his parent’s wish of going to school before focusing solely on football.
At VfB, his career took a meteoric rise and he saw himself growing above all youth ranks thereby attracting interest from bigger clubs all over Europe. This didn’t change his character or down-to-earth approach to his career.
In summary, Timo is indeed, a bonafide member of Germany’s new golden generation. He is without a doubt, the biggest storm talent since Mario Gomez.
Timo Werner Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Relationship Life
Having seen all his successes, It’s common for you the reader of this article to be curious to know who Timo is dating. Without doubt, Timo is a star on the pitch of play. His playing ability, as well as knowing his lifestyle off the pitch helps build up a complete picture of him.
Judging by her revealing photos showing true beauty, it is alleged that Julia is model or maybe a fitness model.
But without a stronger fact to back our claims, the assumptions get a target in the blank point. Timo has been dating Stuttgart based fitness model Julia Nagler since his early football career. Their relationship grew from best friends status and ended in true love. Both lovers are very young. Timo is one year older than his Julia Nagler who is a student at the University of Stuggart.
Judging by his down-to-earth life and humble beginnings, It also crystal clear that the German football forward is free from the records of past affairs.
Well, even if it is not the social media, the couple doesn’t miss to share lovely moments while making the public appearance together. Back in 2017, Timo Werner and his girlfriend Julia made their love attendance for the 2017 Christmas party in the VIP area of the Red Bull Arena along with 600 guests, including the Bundesliga team and all employees. Below is a photo of the lovely couple.
However, Timo and his girlfriend Julia has not made out the news of their engagement or marriage plans, but as it looks, the day is not too far. Judging by the way they are so much in love with each other, it’s only a matter of time before they get married OR NOT. Yes!! we said that. They might not get married many be due to a trend in Timo Werner’s family which is revealed in the Family Life Section below. Nevertheless, LifeBogger wishes them the best, finger crossed!
Timo Werner Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Family Life
Starting off with more facts about his family, it is important to note that Timo Werner’s parents are unmarried. How did we know this? Upon careful investigation, we observed that Timo carries the last name of his mother instead of his father for reasons still unknown. However few German websites have attested to the fact that both his dad and mum parents are unmarried.
As stated in the earlier in this article, Timo mother bears the name Sabine Werner while his father bears the name Günther Schuh. Despite these facts, what’s more important is the fact that his family is considered down to earth and Timo is glad to come from such a humble home.
Timo Werner Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Circulation and Breathing Problem
In 2017, Timo Werner was once substituted after just 32 minutes of RB Leipzig’s Champions League game against Besiktas at the Vodafone Arena in Istanbul, Turkey. This was because he developed a breathing and air circulation problem caused by noisy fans. The hostile atmosphere in Turkey left the Timo unfocused. He reacted first by desperately trying to block out the sound by sticking his fingers in his ears even while his team needed him to attack for them while there were a goal down.
The noise got so intense and uncontrolled that Werner was given earplugs by his coach. After the problem persisted, Timo had to be substituted 31 minutes into the Champions League clash, while his side was still 1-0 down. This came after insisting he wants to leave the field. After the match his coach said;
“It is impossible to prepare your team for an atmosphere like this. There was a deafening noise which Timo hates.”
But he added:
“For me, as coach, it is important to see who I can rely on in moments like these. one who is prepared to defend himself, withstand noise from turkish fans.”
RB LEIPZIG manager Ralph Hasenhuttl later questioned Timo Werner’s character for asking to be substituted against Besiktas.
Timo Werner Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Speed Facts
Timo Werner has once clocked 11.11 seconds over 100 meters. This was how he got his first nickname; ‘Turbo Timo‘ by the German media due to his blistering pace.
His speed coupled with his tactical brilliance on the pitch has given him the following FIFA ratings. Coupled with his young age, he is seen as a potential transfer target for FIFA gamers who play the Master League.
Back then in his final year at school, Timo who was a 17-year-old ran 100 meters in just over eleven seconds.
Timo Werner Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –The United Dream
As at the time of writing, Timo Werner has a contract with RB Leipzig which is set to last until 2020. However, Timo has revealed that he dreams of a move to the Premier League and that he is particularly fond of Manchester United because of their history and phylosophy.
In his words…
“Yes, playing in the Premier League is a dream for me. I would like to play for two or three clubs, and Manchester United is one of those clubs. But probably in the next few years – later, when my English is a little bit better! I’m very comfortable at RB Leipzig, though,”
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