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Angeliño
Defender
RB Leipzig

José Ángel Esmoris Tasende | Playerprofile

Name
José Ángel Esmoris Tasende
Nationality
Spanish es
Birthday
04.01.1997
Age
24 years
Height
170 cm
Birthplace
Spain
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Angeliño was born on 4 January 1997 in Coristanco and plays for RB Leipzig. He played for Deportivo La Coruna from 2007-2013, for Manchester City FC from 2013-2015, for New York City FC from 2015-2015, for Manchester City FC from 2015-2016, for Girona FC from 2017-2017, for RCD Mallorca from 2017-2017, for NAC Breda from 2017-2018, for PSV Eindhoven from 2018-2019, for Manchester City FC from 2019-2020 and has played for RB Leipzig since 2020.

Current season 2020/21

In the current season, the 1.7m-tall defender has scored four goals and takes second place within his squad. He shares this rank with Emil Forsberg, Yussuf Poulsen, Willi Orban and Christopher Nkunku. The player with the shirt number 3 has been responsible for four assists so far and with this has fought his way to 26th place in the statistics of his club. So far, he has taken 31 shots at goal. With this result he has secured himself, along with Yussuf Poulsen, fourth place on the team-internal leaderboard for this category. With 42 passes to a shot, Angeliño presently occupies ninth place in the league statistics together with Filip Kostic (Eintracht Frankfurt). Angeliño was in the starting line-up in all previous 21 games of the season. Of these, he won 13 games with his club.

Angeliño currently ranks as one of the best crossers in the Bundesliga: he has played 118 crosses into the penalty area of his opponent this season and hence he is presently the second-best crosser. He is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. His total number of sprints this season is 560 (rank 8).

Last game

The 24-year-old played his last game on the 22nd matchday of the 2020/21 season (21 February 2021). Playing for RB Leipzig, he won against Hertha BSC 3-0. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, Angeliño had 40 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 17 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win nine. He covered a distance of 10.7 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Angeliño had a total of 18 sprints.

Bundesliga career and records

Angeliño has played 34 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 18. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of RB Leipzig. Here, Angeliño has put a total of five balls in the net.