Oliver Batista Meier
Meier with Bayern Munich in 2019
|Full name||Oliver Batista Meier|
|Date of birth||16 February 2001|
|Place of birth||Kaiserslautern, Germany|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
(on loan from Bayern Munich)
|–2016||1. FC Kaiserslautern|
|2018–||Bayern Munich II||19||(4)|
|2020–||→ Heerenveen (loan)||10||(1)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 December 2020|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 October 2020
Oliver Batista Meier (born 16 February 2001) is a German professional footballer who plays as a winger for Heerenveen, on loan from Bayern Munich. A youth international for Germany, he is also eligible to represent Brazil.
Batista Meier made his professional debut for Bayern Munich II in the 3. Liga on 20 July 2019, starting in an away 3–1 loss to Würzburger Kickers. On 30 May 2020, he made his first appearance for the first team, which was also his debut in the Bundesliga, when he replaced Serge Gnabry in the 78th minute of a 5–0 win over Fortuna Düsseldorf, at the Allianz Arena.
Batista Meier came through the Germany national team youth setups and played at the 2018 UEFA European Under-17 Championship. He received a call up to the Brazil U20s in November 2019, but remains uncapped for his second nation.
Batista Meier was born in Kaiserslautern, Rhineland-Palatinate to a German father and Brazilian mother. He grew up speaking both German and Brazilian Portuguese, though he admits that he has since forgotten most of his Portuguese.
- As of match played 20 December 2020.
|Bayern Munich II||2018–19||Regionalliga Bayern||1||0||—||1||0|
FC Bayern Munich
- "Oliver Batista Meier". worldfootball.net. HEIM:SPIEL. Retrieved 20 July 2019.
- "Würzburger Kickers – Bayern München II -:- (3. Liga 2019/2020, 1. Round)". worldfootball.net. HEIM:SPIEL. 20 July 2019. Retrieved 20 July 2019.
- "Bayern Munich v Fortuna Düsseldorf". theguardian.com. The Guardian. 30 May 2020. Retrieved 10 September 2020.
- "Bayern-talent Batista Meier op huurbasis naar Fryslân" [Bayern talent Batista Meier on loan to Friesland]. sc-heerenveen.nl (in Dutch). SC Heerenveen. 10 September 2020. Retrieved 10 September 2020.
- "Seleção Brasileira Sub-20 é convocada para jogos com Peru e Colômbia" [Brazil U20s call up to games against Peru and Colombia]. cbf.com.br (in Portuguese). CBF. 12 November 2019. Retrieved 10 September 2020.
- "Who is Oliver Batista Meier, Bayern Munich's half-Brazilian teenage winger?". bundesliga.com - the official Bundesliga website. Retrieved 3 September 2020.
- Oliver Batista Meier at Soccerway. Retrieved 9 January 2020.
- Oliver Batista Meier – UEFA competition record
- Oliver Batista Meier at DFB (also available in German)
- Oliver Batista Meier at kicker (in German)
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