Anthony Ujah | Playerprofile
Anthony Ujah was born on 14 October 1990 in Ugbokolo and plays for 1. FC Union Berlin. He played for Abuja FC from 2005-2007, for Warri Wolves FC from 2008-2009, for Lilleström SK from 2010-2011, for 1. FSV Mainz 05 from 2011-2012, for 1. FC Köln from 2012-2015, for SV Werder Bremen from 2015-2016, for Liaoning Hongyun FC from 2016-2017, for 1. FSV Mainz 05 from 2018-2019 and has played for 1. FC Union Berlin since 2019.
Current season 2019/20
In this season, Anthony Ujah has scored two goals and takes fourth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Sebastian Polter. With 14 shots taken so far, the player with the shirt number 11 has had the eighth-most attempts on goal of any 1. FC Union Berlin player. With eight passes to a shot, he currently occupies eighth place within the team statistics along with Marcus Ingvartsen. In six of the previous 16 games of the season, the 29-year-old was in the starting line-up. Of these 16 games, he won 5 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for 10 games.
The 1.8m-tall forward played his last game on the 19th matchday of the 2019/20 season (25 January 2020). He was victorious over FC Augsburg while playing for 1. FC Union Berlin with a score of 2-0. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a forward for 72 minutes. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of one time. In terms of total touches, he had 22 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Anthony Ujah had 21 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win six. He covered a distance of 8.1 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Anthony Ujah had a total of 19 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Anthony Ujah has played 125 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 34. He has netted 29 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 16 matches with his current squad. Here, Anthony Ujah has scored a total of two goals.