Davie Selke (born 20 January 1995) is a German footballer who plays as a forward for Hertha Berlin.
Described as being a “young Miroslav Klose” because his stature and strength in the air.
Played for a number of youth teams, including Stuttgart, Hoffenheim and Werder Bremen.
Signed for Werder Bremen in 2013 for €50,000.
Made his first-team debut for the club in November 2013 against Hannover.
Had a training ground fight with Clemens Fritz which saw him separated by teammates.
Signed a new four-year deal with Bremen before the start of the 2014-15 season.
Scored his first goal in September 2014 against FC Augsburg before finding some form at the end of the season with four goals and four assist.
Linked with a host European clubs, including Real Madrid.
Joined 2. Liga side RB Leipzig in July 2015 for €8 milion, making him the most expensive 2.Liga signing in history.
Made his debut for RB Leipzig in July 2015 against FSV Frankfurt and scored his first goal for the club the following week against Greuther Fürth.
Won promotion to the Bundesliga in May 2016.
Struggled for first-team football throughout the following season which saw him start just four out of 20 appearances nd scoring four goals.
Signed a long-term deal with Hertha Berlin in June 2017.
Eligible to represent Germany, Ethiopia and Czech Republic.
Won the UEFA European Under-19 Championship in 2014. Scoring six goals and winning Golden Boot and Golden Player Awards.
Won a Silver Medal at the 2016 Olympics, losing to Brazil in the final.
Included in Germany’s 23-man squad for the 2017 UEFA European Under-21 Championship in Poland