Birth date 12 Feb 1989 (30 years)
Nationality Germany Germany
Height 188 cm
Position Goalkeeper
Number 1
Team history
VfB Stuttgart 2017 - present
Leicester City 2016 - 2017
Hannover 96 2010 - 2016
Hannover 96 2010 - 2011
Man Utd 2008 - 2010
Northampton Town 2008 - 2009 (loan)

Ron-Robert Zieler is a German football player born in 1989 in Cologne, West Germany. This football player plays for Hannover 96 as a professional goalkeeper other than the German national team.

Zieler started his football career with SCB Viktoria Koln, his hometown club prior to joining 1. FC Koln in 2001. By July 2005, he had moved to England with Manchester United as a trainee.

Some of his active teams include Manchester United, 1. FC Koln, Northampton Town and many others. It was in 2008, when Zieler kept amazing goal for the team of German U-19 side, with a victory of 2008 UEFA European U-19 Football championship. He even played with the U-20 at the FIFA U-20 World Cup in 2009. In August 2011, he was called to join the senior squad, though at first, he didn’t make any appearance. Later on, he made his debut in a friendly match against Ukraine team. In 2011, he played in the senior side with a 3-3 draw against Ukraine team. He was the 50th debutant of the low era.

He conceded with three goals in 17 minutes in the first half of the match, without saving a single shot till half break time. However, observers found that all three goals were unsaved and in the second half he made amazing scores. Since 1954, he was the first keeper to have conceded over 3 goals in a debut match against Germany.