Ádám Csaba Szalai | Playerprofile
Ádám Szalai was born on 9 December 1987 in Budapest and plays for 1. FSV Mainz 05. He played for Budapest Honved FC from 1994-2000, for Ujpest FC Budapest from 2000-2004, for VfB Stuttgart II from 2004-2007, for Real Madrid CF from 2007-2010, for 1. FSV Mainz 05 from 2010-2013, for FC Schalke 04 from 2013-2014, for TSG Hoffenheim from 2014-2016, for Hannover 96 from 2016-2016, for TSG Hoffenheim from 2016-2019 and has played for 1. FSV Mainz 05 since 2019.
Current season 2019/20
In the current season, Ádám Szalai has scored one goal for his team and is therefore the ninth-best scorer of his squad. With one assist, he currently has the seventh-most in his team along with Leandro Barreiro, Ronaël Pierre-Gabriel, Danny Latza, Jeremiah St. Juste and Jean-Philippe Mateta. With 23 shots taken so far, the 1.93m-tall forward has had the sixth-most attempts on goal of any 1. FSV Mainz 05 player. Until now, he has been responsible for 10 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself 10th place within the statistics of his club. In 12 of the previous 20 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 20 games, he won 7 with his club. Additionally, the 32-year-old was substituted in for eight games.
Ádám Szalai played his last game on the 24th matchday of the 2019/20 season (29 February 2020). He was victorious over SC Paderborn 07 while playing for 1. FSV Mainz 05 with a score of 2-0. He was substituted in and played as a forward for a total of six minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, Ádám Szalai had six individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had eight tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win three. The player with the shirt number 28 covered a distance of 1.4 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of six sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Ádám Szalai has played 239 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 92. He has netted 52 goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 99 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of 22 goals. With a total of 239 matches played throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga, he presently has played the 27th-most career matches. With a total of 52 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes 14th place on the active scoring chart.