Amadou Haidara | Playerprofile
Amadou Haidara was born on 31 January 1998 in Bamako and plays for RB Leipzig. He played for JMG Academy Bamako from 2015-2016, for FC Liefering from 2016-2017, for FC Red Bull Salzburg from 2017-2018 and has played for RB Leipzig since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, the 1.75m-tall midfielder has scored three goals and takes ninth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Nordi Mukiele. With one assist, Amadou Haidara currently has the ninth-most in his team along with Tyler Adams, Benjamin Henrichs, Lazar Samardžic, Willi Orban, Kevin Kampl and Nordi Mukiele. With 40 shots taken so far, the 23-year-old has had the sixth-most attempts on goal of any RB Leipzig player. Until now, he has been responsible for 33 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fourth place within the statistics of his club. In 20 of the previous 28 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 28 games, he won 16 with his club. Additionally, Amadou Haidara was substituted in for eight games.
The player with the shirt number 8 played his last game on the 31st matchday of the 2020/21 season (25 April 2021). He was victorious over VfB Stuttgart while playing for RB Leipzig with a score of 2-0. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. In doing so, Amadou Haidara scored one goal. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of four times. In terms of total touches, he had 79 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 33 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in this game. Of these, he was able to win 19 – and therefore was more successful than any other player in this game. Amadou Haidara covered a distance of 11.6 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 23 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Amadou Haidara has played 56 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 34. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of RB Leipzig. Here, Amadou Haidara has put a total of four balls in the net.