Breel Donald Embolo | Playerprofile
Breel Embolo was born on 14 February 1997 in Yaounde and plays for Borussia Mönchengladbach. He played for FC Nordstern Basel from 2006-2008, for BSC Old Boys from 2008-2010, for FC Basel from 2010-2016, for FC Schalke 04 from 2016-2019 and has played for Borussia M'gladbach since 2019.
Current season 2019/20
In the current season, the player with the shirt number 36 has scored five goals and takes second place within his squad. He shares this rank with Patrick Herrmann. With two assists, the 22-year-old currently has the fifth-most in his team along with Stefan Lainer. With 21 shots taken so far, Breel Embolo has had the fourth-most attempts on goal of any Borussia Mönchengladbach player. Up to now, he has hit the post one time. With this, he has had the seventh-most in the league along with Erik Durm (Eintracht Frankfurt), Goncalo Paciencia (Eintracht Frankfurt), Almamy Touré (Eintracht Frankfurt), Marko Grujic (Hertha BSC), Davie Selke (Hertha BSC), Javairo Dilrosun (Hertha BSC), Yussuf Poulsen (RB Leipzig), Matheus Cunha (RB Leipzig), Christopher Nkunku (RB Leipzig), Marcel Sabitzer (RB Leipzig), Marcel Halstenberg (RB Leipzig), Stefan Posch (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Sebastian Rudy (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Dennis Geiger (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Robert Skov (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Sargis Adamyan (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Alassane Pléa, Patrick Herrmann, Marcus Thuram and Raffael. Until now, Breel Embolo has been responsible for seven passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself eighth place within the statistics of his club. In eight of the previous 12 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 12 games, he won 7 with his club. Additionally, the 1.85m-tall forward was substituted in for four games.
His maximum speed is currently 35.31 km/h, securing Breel Embolo sixth place in the league statistics.
Bundesliga career and records
Breel Embolo has played 60 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 22. He has netted 15 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 12 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of five goals.