Benito Raman | Playerprofile
Benito Raman was born on 7 November 1994 in Gent and plays for FC Schalke 04. He played for Cercle Melle from 1997-1998, for SK Munkzwalm from 1998-2002, for KAA Gent from 2002-2012, for Beerschot AC from 2013-2013, for KV Kortrijk from 2013-2014, for KAA Gent from 2014-2016, for Sint-Truidense VV from 2016-2016, for KAA Gent from 2016-2016, for Standard Lüttich from 2016-2017, for Fortuna Düsseldorf from 2017-2019 and has played for FC Schalke 04 since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, the 26-year-old has scored one goal and takes second place within his squad. He shares this rank with Goncalo Paciencia and Malick Thiaw. With 12 shots taken so far, Benito Raman has had the third-most attempts on goal of any FC Schalke 04 player. Up to now, he has hit the post one time. With this, he has had the sixth-most in the league along with Maxence Lacroix (VfL Wolfsburg), Maximilian Arnold (VfL Wolfsburg), Jean-Manuel Mbom (SV Werder Bremen), Emil Forsberg (RB Leipzig), Yussuf Poulsen (RB Leipzig), Willi Orban (RB Leipzig), Alexander Sørloth (RB Leipzig), Manuel Prietl (DSC Arminia Bielefeld), Mahmoud Dahoud (Borussia Dortmund), Thomas Meunier (Borussia Dortmund), Erling Haaland (Borussia Dortmund), Sebastian Andersson (1. FC Köln), Elvis Rexhbecaj (1. FC Köln), Sheraldo Becker (1. FC Union Berlin), Joel Pohjanpalo (1. FC Union Berlin), Martin Hinteregger (Eintracht Frankfurt), Bas Dost (Eintracht Frankfurt), Saša Kalajdžic (VfB Stuttgart), Daniel Didavi (VfB Stuttgart) and Roberto Massimo (VfB Stuttgart). Until now, Benito Raman has been responsible for six passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fourth place within the statistics of his club.
The player with the shirt number 9 played his last game on the ninth matchday of the 2020/21 season (28 November 2020). Playing for FC Schalke 04, he lost to Borussia M'gladbach 1-4. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 63 minutes. In doing so, Benito Raman scored one goal. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of three times, which is the highest amount of any player in the club. In terms of total touches, he had 31 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 13 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win eight. Benito Raman covered a distance of 7.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 30 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
The 1.72m-tall forward has played 63 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 18. He has netted 15 goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, Benito Raman has completed 33 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of five goals.