Cologne defender Hector has played for the German national team 43 times. The German football media "Kicker" reported that in September this year, Hector had withdrawn from the German national team. He informed the German coach Loew himself. decision.
"Kicker" news stated that Hector will no longer play for the German team. Before the national team game in September, he had informed the German coach Loew of his decision to withdraw from the German team. In July, he told the top of the Cologne club about his plan.
Hector followed the German team in the 2016 European Cup, the 2017 Confederations Cup and the 2018 World Cup. In the 2016 European Cup, Hector was the starting left-back for the German team, playing every minute of 6 games. At that time, in the quarter-elimination penalty shootout between Germany and Italy, Hector scored the German team's last penalty to help Germany advance.