Benjamin Pavard | Playerprofile
Benjamin Pavard was born on 28 March 1996 in Maubeuge and plays for VfB Stuttgart. He played for US Jeumont from 2002-2005, for Lille OSC from 2005-2016, for VfB Stuttgart from 2016-2019 and has played for FC Bayern München since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, the 1.86m-tall defender has scored four goals into the opponent‘s net. Up to this point, he has had four assists resulting in a goal. In 31 of the previous 32 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 32 games, Benjamin Pavard won 25 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.
His pass success rate amounts to 88.41 per cent, with which Benjamin Pavard occupies fifth place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 65.52 per cent. With this, he occupies third place in the team-internal statistics. He has had 2,857 individual ball possessions this season. With this, he occupies third place in the Bundesliga statistics for this category. The 24-year-old is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. His total number of sprints this season is 882 (rank 5). He has scored one own goal. Together with Martin Hinteregger (Eintracht Frankfurt), Evan Ndicka (Eintracht Frankfurt), Ben Zolinski (SC Paderborn 07), Jamilu Collins (SC Paderborn 07), Karim Rekik (Hertha BSC), Niklas Stark (Hertha BSC), Daniel Brosinski (1. FSV Mainz 05), Manuel Akanji (Borussia Dortmund), Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund), Thomas Delaney (Borussia Dortmund), Pavel Kaderábek (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Kevin Akpoguma (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Alexander Nübel (FC Schalke 04), Juan Miranda (FC Schalke 04), Florian Hübner (1. FC Union Berlin), Erik Thommy (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Florian Kastenmeier (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Lewis Baker (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Zanka (Fortuna Düsseldorf) and Davy Klaassen (SV Werder Bremen), he shares first place in the league statistics for this category.
Benjamin Pavard played his last game on the 34th matchday of the 2019/20 season (27 June 2020). Playing for FC Bayern München, he won against VfL Wolfsburg 4-0. He was substituted in and played as a defender for a total of 28 minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, he had 30 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, the player with the shirt number 21 had five tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win three. He was additionally able to make 19 successful passes. Benjamin Pavard covered a distance of 3.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of nine sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Benjamin Pavard has played 95 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 46. He has netted five goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 32 matches with his current squad. Here, Benjamin Pavard has scored a total of four goals. He took the German championship title in 2019/20 while playing for FC Bayern München.
Benjamin Pavard won the World Cup with France in 2018.