David Philipp
Personal information
Full name David Lennart Philipp
Date of birth (2000-04-10) 10 April 2000 (age 22)
Place of birth Hamburg, Germany
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)[1]
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Viktoria Köln
Number 10
Youth career
–2014 HEBC
2014–2019 Werder Bremen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2019–2021 Werder Bremen II 18 (7)
2020–2021ADO Den Haag (loan) 15 (2)
2021– Viktoria Köln 26 (7)
National team
2017–2018 Germany U18 6 (2)
2018 Germany U19 3 (1)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 07:01, 3 June 2022 (UTC)

David Lennart Philipp (born 10 April 2000) is a German professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Viktoria Köln.[1]


Philipp joined Werder Bremen's youth academy from Hamburg-based club HEBC in 2014.[2] The 2019–20 season was his first in senior football and he scored seven goals in 18 Regionalliga Nord matches for the club's reserves.[2]

In September 2020, Philipp joined Eredivisie club ADO Den Haag on loan for the 2020–21 season.[2] The deal includes an option for ADO to sign him permanently and one for Werder Bremen to re-sign him.[2] He made his debut for the club on 3 October, scoring the winner in injury time in a 2–1 league win against VVV-Venlo.[3]


  1. ^ a b David Philipp at WorldFootball.net
  2. ^ a b c d "Philipp wechselt in die Ehrendivision". Weser Kurier (in German). 14 September 2020. Retrieved 6 October 2020.
  3. ^ Abbenhuijs, Marijn. "Waarom David Philipp een ooievaar nadoet: "Het leven als speler van ADO is goed"" [Why David Philipp imitates a stork: "Life as an ADO player is good"]. Allgemeen Dagblad (in Dutch). Retrieved 6 October 2020.