VfL Bochum have signed Elvis Rexhbecaj on loan from VfL Wolfsburg. The duration of the loan is until 30 June 2022. Rexhbecaj was last loaned out by Wolfsburg to 1.FC Köln and played 43 Bundesliga games for the "The Billy Goats" in the past one and a half years. The 23-year-old has played a total of 71 Bundesliga games, in which he has scored seven times and provided eight assists. At the VfL, he will wear the number 20 shirt.

"Elvis Rexhbecaj can be used in many positions in midfield," says Sebastian Schindzielorz, Director of Sport at VfL Bochum 1848. "His running ability and willingness to get stuck in characterise his game. He has the necessary robustness to hold his own in the Bundesliga."

Rexhbecaj is looking forward to the upcoming challenges: "I am curious about the team and hope that I can help them with my skills," says Elvis Rexhbecaj. "I have already experienced how to successfully fight to stay in the Bundesliga. I see the fact that I have the same shirt number in Bochum as I had in Cologne as a good omen."


DOB: 01.11.1997 in Gjonaj/YUG (KOS)

Height: 182 cm

Weight: 78 kg

Nationality: Germany/Kosovo

Bundesliga Games/Goals: 71/7

Europa League games/goals: 1/0

Previous clubs: VfL Wolfsburg (since 2010), 1.FC Köln (01/2020-2021), Brandenburger SC Süd 05 (until 2010)