Michael Ballack (born September 26, 1976 in Görlitz, East
Germany) is a German football player. He plays central midfield
for Bayern Munich in the German Bundesliga as well as in the
German national team, where he has taken over the role of
captain since 2004. He was transferred to Bayern Munich from
Bayer Leverkusen on July 1, 2002, for an undisclosed amount.
Before that, he played for Kaiserslautern.
Marital Status: unwed; two children: Louis (born August 16th,
2001) and Emilio (born September 19th, 2002)
Highest Education: Abitur, German A-Levels (1995)
Learned Profession: Professional Football Player
Hobbies: Travelling, Tennis, Golf, Movies, Music