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 2020/21
In this season, the player with the shirt number 36 has scored three goals and takes fourth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Nico Elvedi, Alassane Pléa and Marcus Thuram. So far, Breel Embolo has taken 33 shots at goal. With this result he has secured himself, along with Alassane Pléa, second place on the team-internal leaderboard for this category. With six passes to a shot, the 1.87m-tall forward presently occupies 10th place within the team statistics along with Ramy Bensebaini and Oscar Wendt. In 13 of the previous 19 games of the season, Breel Embolo was in the starting line-up. Of these 19 games, he won 7 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for six games.
Breel Embolo has suffered 44 fouls so far and shares fifth place in the league-wide statistics for this category with Daniel Caligiuri (FC Augsburg).
Breel Embolo played his last game on the 22nd matchday of the 2020/21 season (20 February 2021). Playing for Borussia M'gladbach, he lost against 1. FSV Mainz 05 1-2. He was substituted in and played as a forward for a total of one minute in this game. In terms of total touches, Breel Embolo had one individual ball possession. Furthermore, he had one tackle challenge in the last match. He was victorious in all tackle challenges. Breel Embolo covered a distance of 0.4 km during his total playing time in this game.
Bundesliga career and records
Breel Embolo has played 95 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 38. He has netted 21 goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, Breel Embolo has completed 47 matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of 11 goals.