Antonio Rüdiger


1.5m fans
Plays for: Chelsea, Germany
Ranked: 79th in Premier League
Antonio Rüdiger is a German professional footballer who plays as a defender for Chelsea and the Germany national team.

He began his career at VfB Stuttgart, representing their reserves in 3. Liga and the first team in the Bundesliga. In 2015 he transferred to Roma, initially on loan and a year later for a €9 million fee. He was signed by Chelsea in 2017 for an estimated £27 million.

Rüdiger made his international debut for Germany in March 2014. He missed UEFA Euro 2016 with injury but was part of the squad that won the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup. Description provided by Wikipedia


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Thanks a lot for all your birthday wishes! 🎂💙 Happy I can enjoy my birthday evening with 3 points in the pocket 🙏🏾 #derbywinners #vielenDank 🇩🇪🇸🇱 #blessed #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve

How badly we needed this victory! 🙌🏾 Great fight team!!! 👊🏾 #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve #CHETOT @chelseafc

Painful defeat. We showed a good match and gave everything over 120 minutes, but it wasn't meant to be. We have to build on this performance now. Chin up and push on! 👊🏾 Thx for today's support at Wembley! #AlwaysBelieve #Hustle #CHEMCI @chelseafc

Next round ✅⚽ Joining the Europa League last 16 👊🏾 #cleansheet #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve @chelseafc

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1 week ago

Antonio Rüdiger

💙Bluuuues #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve ... See moreSee less

💙Bluuuues #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve


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There with uncle Giroud love you all

Outstanding performance tonight Antonio 👊🏻.

Best defender.We also need Zuma to boost the defense

Great performance Antonio 🥰

Outstanding performance tonight Antonio 👊🏻.

So far the best defender

Great performance Antonio 💙💙👍👍👍👍👍

CHELSEA is the 🔵❤ Best team in the world And you are the best Rudiger

Q.r broh the tym you got injury mo salah was very coz rudger the strong #if you miss the ball don't mss the leg

Keep it up brother, great performance

Great defeder Antonio...

Rudy love💖 One player i love..he always gives his best Keep it up darling👍👌

Error defender!! smalling is better than you

I wonder why the manager is not playing Olivier

Well done, thank you man.

we wasn't on our top game...we were lucky to get that win

Tell Hazard to stop joking and score goals like RONALDO and MESSI?

Great job, on to liverpool

Chelsea are unbeaten in this tournament 10 win 1 draw congregation boys

Antonio take the captains band from Azpilicueta he does not deserve it

Very good and then go sleep in second half.

Looks like there was no belief vs Liverpool 😀

Good performance from the lad

tremendous perfomance Anthonio...

Arsenal for lifeee

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1 week ago

Antonio Rüdiger

Very glad about these biiiig 3 points! 👍🏾 Thanks to everyone for tonight's support! Good night from London! ✌🏾💤💤 #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve Chelsea Football Club ... See moreSee less

Very glad about these biiiig 3 points! 👍🏾 Thanks to everyone for tonights support! Good night from London! ✌🏾💤💤 #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve Chelsea Football Club


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Great job. My best defender 💙💙

Great job! So proud of you. Congrats 💙👏🏼⭐️⚽️

Welldone good performance my best cb good job $cleansheet

Thanks for the great job

nice one @Anthoniorudiger. Great game

Nice game tonight now I can sleep well .Good night everyone.

Role Model Keep Us Proud God Bless You And The Blues Players I Got So Much Love For u

Yes rudiger, well done mate, good game

Great performance by all. X💙

Thanks for making us happy again

Thanks so much for all the performances to support our club.

Wishing you a quick recovery

I want to say thank you not to thank you but to show the others that I have a top fan badge 😂😂😂

Great job my best defender you are the best defender in Chelsea for now but try to stop something like back pass please.

I have to say you - Mr Antonio Rüdiger, have improved beyond all expectation, and you drive and encouragement is well needed - well played

Thanks to all you who put on our beloved blue shirt to keep us proud

We we figt a great fight till d end

Good job you did today, were proud of of you guys..

Nice one rudi baba which more success fr Chelsea

well done tonight a great team performance by use all let's get another 3pts at liverpool on Sunday

Well done Team Chelsea fc

Congrats. We need that champions league spot.

i am very happy today thanks all of Chelsea players

Well done Rudi! You played very well yesterday :)

Nice. Job,chelsea champions league next season for sure

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4 weeks ago

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Was. Für. Ein. Auswärtssieg. 🔥🇩🇪💪🏾 W I C H T I G! 💥 || Yessss!!! 👊🏾 #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve #EuropeanQualifiers ... See moreSee less

Was. Für. Ein. Auswärtssieg. 🔥🇩🇪💪🏾 W I C H T I G! 💥 || Yessss!!! 👊🏾 #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve #EuropeanQualifiers


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Super gespielt 👍🏻

Das war ein tolles Spiel!

Good luck bro

Great assist 🔥🔥🔥

Und sah richtig klasse aus, was ihr phasenweise gespielt habt! Weiter so :-)

لك هاي شنو مداعرفك 😂😂

Forza Germania


Antonio rudiger best player


Glück gehabt!

Good game Rudiger



Are u a chelsea fan

Always focused

rudigamesh 👏👊

Germany machine,,

Nice Result #Hustlehard

I'm very happy for you Antonio. You grabbed an Assist ❣️


Try to be consistent rudi otherwise we will easily conceding goal

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2 months ago

Antonio Rüdiger

Thanks a lot for all your birthday wishes! 🎂💙 Happy I can enjoy my birthday evening with 3 points in the pocket 🙏🏾 #derbywinners #vielenDank 🇩🇪🇸🇱 #blessed #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve ... See moreSee less

Thanks a lot for all your birthday wishes! 🎂💙 Happy I can enjoy my birthday evening with 3 points in the pocket 🙏🏾 #derbywinners #vielenDank 🇩🇪🇸🇱 #blessed #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve


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Happy birthday Antonio Rüdiger

Happy birthday to you Mr Rud

Congratulations & Happy birthday once more

Happy birthday lad.... Wakanda forever ✊

Happy birthday to you RUDIGER'S FROM sierra 🇸🇱

Happy birthday Chelsea king Antonio

Many more years to celebrate happy birthday to u Mr big man

Happy birthday mate wish you all the best

Happy birthday to my best friend

Happy Birthday #Rudiger... Much love here from Nigeria

Happy birthday Antonio...Sierra Leoneans🇸🇱🇸🇱🇸🇱🇸🇱🇸🇱🇸🇱 are proud of you bro.

Happy birthday Toni! Best wishes in life dear

Happy birthday Antonio, great game today well played 👍

Happy Happy Birthday 🍰 Great game and hustle. So proud of you for always giving your all on the pitch 👏🏼💙⭐️

Happy birthday wishes buddy!

Wat away 2 celebrate a birthday wth 3points😍😍😍😍 Happy birthday. A.R

Happy birthday Ruuuuuuud. Much love to you!

Nice one Happy Birthday God bless! And congratulations!!!!

Happy birthday and stay blessed Rudiger

happy birthday rudiger♥️🇩🇪 love from nepal 🇳🇵

Happy Birthday Champ 💪!!!

Happy Birthday to you Great Player and a leader

Happy Birthday Brotherly... Wishing you an entertaining career and a season full of fun and excitement

Happy birthday to you #Rudiger3 LLnP with sound health, wealth and abundant blessing from God

Happy birthday and more of God's blessings

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2 months ago

Antonio Rüdiger

How badly we needed this victory! 🙌🏾 Great fight team!!! 👊🏾 #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve #CHETOT Chelsea Football Club ... See moreSee less

How badly we needed this victory! 🙌🏾 Great fight team!!! 👊🏾 #Hustle #AlwaysBelieve #CHETOT Chelsea Football Club


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Congratulations bro. I am a Chelsea fan. I love u so much. Bro. I need your jersey pls

We all knew Chelsea wins today

Rudi nice play gentleman.. congrats

Happy Birthday My Warrior #Hustle

Congrats and keep it up

Future Chelsea captain 👌

Great performance Antonio 💙💙💙👍👍

We are happy with the win... Hoping that you guys will keep winning. Up blues!

Ruduger and Luis was played very good but jorginho badly last night kante best normal position then jorginho

Rudi well done I like your confidence

Great player Rudiger!i appreciate u every time,back bone one!

I always believe in Antony Rudiger he made it sure that he has sent Harry Kane to default settings again thank you lad🙌🙌🙌

Great team work, I love this team die.

Splendid performance, indeed!

My brudda, well done 💪🏾

You can Let Kane out of your pocket now.

I love your ambition on the pitch always, I wish u boxed #Kean like how u did in the world #cup with the #Germany international

Danke Rudi ! You are really a Great defender 💪💪 Nice work from all the team 💙 #UTC #KTBFFH

Well done chelsea fc, well played from the chelsea blues fans was terrific apparently. that’s what we like to see chelsea win and happy fans pucka ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Great job, Blues!! So proud of you. You always give everything. Thank you 💙👏🏼⭐️ Congrats 🎉

Well done guys Atlist I had agudnite

You should be our captain

I just love you great work dear

I love ur fighting spirit rudiger..please reply

Antonio dont feel shy to tell us bro, i know you are from Africa maybe Nigeria. Tell Sarri that i don't like what i hate. Win today loose tomorrow is our game.

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