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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 ongoing season, Angeliño has scored four goals and takes sixth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Willi Orban and Dani Olmo. With four assists, the 1.7m-tall defender currently has the third-most in his team along with Yussuf Poulsen. With 33 shots taken so far, Angeliño has had the seventh-most attempts on goal of any RB Leipzig player. Until now, he has been responsible for 45 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself second place within the statistics of his club. In 22 of the previous 23 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 23 games, Angeliño won 13 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.

The player with the shirt number 3 presently ranks as one of the best crossers in the Bundesliga: he has played 123 crosses into the penalty area of his opponent this season and hence he is presently the eighth-best crosser.

Last game

Angeliño played his last game on the 30th matchday of the 2020/21 season (20 April 2021). Playing for RB Leipzig, he lost to 1. FC Köln 1-2. He was substituted in and played as a forward for a total of 29 minutes in this game. The 24-year-old shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times. In terms of total touches, he had 37 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 12 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win eight. He covered a distance of 3.4 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of six sprints.

Bundesliga career and records

Angeliño has played 36 matches throughout 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, he has put a total of five balls in the net.