André Miguel Valente da Silva | Playerprofile
André Silva was born on 6 November 1995 in Baguim do Monte and plays for Eintracht Frankfurt. He played for SC Salgueiros Porto from 2003-2007, for Boavista FC Porto from 2007-2008, for SC Salgueiros Porto from 2008-2010, for Padroense FC from 2010-2011, for FC Porto from 2011-2017, for AC Mailand from 2017-2018, for Sevilla FC from 2018-2019, for AC Mailand from 2019-2019 and has played for Eintracht Frankfurt since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In the ongoing season, André Silva has already scored 28 goals, which puts him in the second position on the league's scorer list. He has been responsible for five assists so far and with this has fought his way to 28th place in the statistics of his club. In total, he has taken 114 shots at goal and therefore fought his way to second place in the league-wide statistics. Up to now, he has hit the post two times. With this, the 25-year-old has had the sixth-most in the league along with Kingsley Coman (FC Bayern München), Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund), Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund), Youssoufa Moukoko (Borussia Dortmund), Lucas Alario (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Leon Bailey (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Marcel Sabitzer (RB Leipzig), Yussuf Poulsen (RB Leipzig), Christopher Nkunku (RB Leipzig), Alexander Sørloth (RB Leipzig), Lucas Höler (Sport-Club Freiburg), Nils Petersen (Sport-Club Freiburg), John Anthony Brooks (VfL Wolfsburg), Jean-Philippe Mateta (1. FSV Mainz 05), Robin Quaison (1. FSV Mainz 05), Karim Onisiwo (1. FSV Mainz 05), Ihlas Bebou (TSG Hoffenheim), Robert Skov (TSG Hoffenheim), Roberto Massimo (VfB Stuttgart) and Mateo Klimowicz (VfB Stuttgart). Until now, the 1.84m-tall forward has been responsible for 31 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself third place within the statistics of his club. He was in the starting line-up in all previous 32 games of the season. Of these, he won 15 games with his club.
The player with the shirt number 33 has shot seven penalty kicks this season, occupying, together with Lars Stindl (Borussia Mönchengladbach), second place in the league ranking.
André Silva played his last game on the 34th matchday of the 2020/21 season (22 May 2021). He was victorious over SC Freiburg while playing for Eintracht Frankfurt with a score of 3-1. He played as a forward throughout this entire game. In doing so, he scored one goal. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of four times, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. In terms of total touches, he had 37 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, André Silva had 19 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 13 – no other player in his club was as successful. He covered a distance of 10.1 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, André Silva had a total of 22 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
André Silva has played 57 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 Eintracht Frankfurt. Here, André Silva has put a total of 40 balls in the net. With a total of 40 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes 18th place on the active scoring chart.