Mats Hummels is a German professional soccer player who plays the central-defender position for the German national team and Borussia Dortmund. Hummels has been playing international soccer since 2010 and has earned over 40 caps in his career representing Germany till date.
Mats Julian Hummels was born on 16 December, 1988 in Bergisch Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia. He was born to Hermann Hummels, a professional soccer player and manager. Hermann Hummels was also the youth coordinator for Bayern Munich until he was replaced by Stephen Beckenbauer.