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 current season, the 30-year-old has scored two goals and takes third place within his squad. He shares this rank with Marco Richter. With 12 shots taken so far, the player with the shirt number 27 has had the fourth-most attempts on goal of any FC Augsburg player. With eight passes to a shot, he presently occupies third place within the team statistics along with Marco Richter. In six of the previous nine games of the season, Alfreð Finnbogason was in the starting line-up. Of these nine games, he won 2 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for three games.
Alfreð Finnbogason played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (9 November 2019). Playing for FC Augsburg, he won against SC Paderborn 07 1-0. He played as a forward throughout this entire game. Alfreð Finnbogason shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times. In terms of total touches, he had 36 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 19 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, the 1.84m-tall forward was able to win seven. He covered a distance of 10.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he ran, like no other player in his club, a total of 34 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Alfreð Finnbogason has played 76 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 22. 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 34 balls in the net. With a total of 34 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes 22nd place on the active scoring chart.