Alfreð Finnbogason | Playerprofile
Alfreð Finnbogason was born on 1 February 1989 in Reykjavik and plays for FC Augsburg. He played for Fjölnir Reykjavik from 1995-1999, for LT Hutchison Vale FC from 1999-2000, for Fjölnir Reykjavik from 2001-2004, for Breidablik UBK from 2005-2006, for SEF Torres from 2007-2007, for Augnablik Kopavogur from 2007-2007, for Breidablik UBK from 2008-2010, for KSC Lokeren from 2010-2012, for Helsingborgs IF from 2012-2012, for SC Heerenveen from 2012-2014, for Real Sociedad from 2014-2015, for Olympiacos CF Piräus from 2015-2016 and has played for FC Augsburg since 2016.
Current season 2019/20
In the ongoing season, the player with the shirt number 27 has scored three goals for his team and is therefore the fifth-best scorer of his squad. With one assist, he currently has the fifth-most in his team along with Ruben Vargas, Mads Pedersen, Stephan Lichtsteiner, Jan Morávek, Raphael Framberger, Sergio Córdova, Iago and Jeffrey Gouweleeuw. With 20 shots taken so far, Alfreð Finnbogason has had the fifth-most attempts on goal of any FC Augsburg player. Until now, he has been responsible for 15 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fourth place within the statistics of his club. In eight of the previous 16 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 16 games, Alfreð Finnbogason won 3 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for eight games.
The 31-year-old played his last game on the 25th matchday of the 2019/20 season (8 March 2020). Playing for FC Augsburg, he lost to FC Bayern München 0-2. He was substituted in and played as a forward for a total of 14 minutes in this game. The 1.84m-tall forward shot at the opponent's goal a total of one time. In terms of total touches, he had five individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had five tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, Alfreð Finnbogason was able to win three. He covered a distance of 2.2 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of nine sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Alfreð Finnbogason has played 83 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 23. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of FC Augsburg. Here, Alfreð Finnbogason has put a total of 35 balls in the net. With a total of 35 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes 25th place on the active scoring chart.