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Axel
Witsel
Position Midfielder
Birthday 12.01.1989 (33 years)
NationalityBelgian be
Height 186 cm
Weight 81 kg
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Stats season 2021-2022

Attack
Goals
0
Assists
0
Shots
4
Shots against post and bar
0
Penalties
0
Penalties scored
0
Goal Attempts
4 off target
0 on target
Defence
Tackles won
102
Ariel duels won
22
Discipline
Fouls
17
Yellow cards
2
Team Play
Appearances
18
Sprints
113
Intensive runs
623
Distance (km)
125.2
Speed (km/h)
29.81
Passes completed
96.7
Own-goals
0
Crosses
0

Last match

Saturday 22-Jan-2022 14:30
TSG Hoffenheim
TSG
2
BVB
3
Borussia Dortmund

Career

Former clubs

Borussia Dortmund PLAYER.TODAY

Career stats

Appearances
18
Goals
0
Assists
0
Ball actions
879
Distance (km)
125.2
Penalties
0

Axel Witsel history

Axel Witsel was born on 12 January 1989 in Lüttich and plays for Borussia Dortmund. He played for RRC Vottem from 1995-1997, for CS Vise from 1997-1999, for Standard Lüttich from 1999-2011, for SL Benfica Lissabon from 2011-2012, for FC Zenit St. Petersburg from 2012-2017, for Tianjin Quanjian from 2017-2018 and has played for Borussia Dortmund since 2018.

Current season 2021/22

In 12 of the previous 18 games of the season, the 1.86m-tall midfielder was in the starting line-up. Of these 18 games, he won 14 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for six games.

Last game

The 33-year-old played his last game on the 20th matchday of the 2021/22 season (22 January 2022). Playing for Borussia Dortmund, he won against TSG Hoffenheim 3-2. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 27 minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, the player with the shirt number 28 had 19 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had six tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win two. Axel Witsel was additionally able to make nine successful passes. He covered a distance of 4.1 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of four sprints.

Bundesliga career and records

Axel Witsel has played 94 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 63. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Borussia Dortmund. Here, he has put a total of eight balls in the net.

International appointments

Axel Witsel won the DFB-Pokal in 2020/21 with Borussia Dortmund.

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