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
With nine shots taken so far, the 1.93m-tall forward has had the ninth-most attempts on goal of any 1. FSV Mainz 05 player. With seven passes to a shot, he currently occupies seventh place within the team statistics along with Danny Latza and Levin Öztunali. In six of the previous nine games of the season, Ádám Szalai was in the starting line-up. Of these nine games, he won 3 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for three games.
The 31-year-old played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (9 November 2019). Playing for 1. FSV Mainz 05, he lost against 1. FC Union Berlin 2-3. He played as a forward throughout this entire game. Ádám Szalai shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times. In terms of total touches, he had 44 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 35 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 21 – no other player in his club was as successful. Ádám Szalai covered a distance of 10.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 19 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
The player with the shirt number 28 has played 228 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 88. He has netted 51 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 88 matches with his current squad. Here, Ádám Szalai has scored a total of 21 goals. With a total of 228 matches played throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga, he presently has played the 28th-most career matches. With a total of 51 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes 13th place on the active scoring chart.