Borna Sosa | Playerprofile
Borna Sosa was born on 21 January 1998 in Zagreb and plays for VfB Stuttgart. He played for GNK Dinamo Zagreb from 2006-2018 and has played for VfB Stuttgart since 2018.
Current season 2021/22
With three assists, the 23-year-old currently has the third-most in the league together with Leroy Sané (FC Bayern München), Joshua Kimmich (FC Bayern München) and Erling Haaland (Borussia Dortmund). So far, Borna Sosa has taken five shots at goal. With this result he has secured himself, along with Mateo Klimowicz and Konstantinos Mavropanos, eighth place on the team-internal leaderboard for this category. With 13 passes to a shot, the player with the shirt number 24 presently has the fifth-most in the league. He was in the starting line-up in all previous six games of the season. Of these, he won one game with his club.
Borna Sosa currently ranks as one of the best crossers in the Bundesliga: he has played 40 crosses into the penalty area of his opponent this season and hence he is presently the second-best crosser.
The 1.87m-tall defender played his last game on the sixth matchday of the 2021/22 season (26 September 2021). Playing for VfB Stuttgart, he played against VfL Bochum 1848 and tied with 0-0. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times, which is the highest amount of any player in the club. In terms of total touches, he had 90 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Borna Sosa had nine tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win six. He covered a distance of 9.6 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Borna Sosa had a total of 19 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Borna Sosa has played 44 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 15. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of VfB Stuttgart.