Christoph Baumgartner | Playerprofile
Christoph Baumgartner was born on 1 August 1999 in Horn and plays for TSG 1899 Hoffenheim. He played for SV Horn from 2005-2012, for AKA St. Pölten from 2012-2017 and has played for TSG Hoffenheim since 2017.
Current season 2020/21
In the current season, the 21-year-old has scored four goals and takes third place within his squad. He shares this rank with Munas Dabbur. With three assists, Christoph Baumgartner presently has the second-most in his team along with Andrej Kramaric. With 36 shots taken so far, the player with the shirt number 14 has had the second-most attempts on goal of any TSG 1899 Hoffenheim player. Until now, he has been responsible for 21 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself third place within the statistics of his club. In 19 of the previous 21 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 21 games, he won 7 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for two games.
The 1.8m-tall midfielder is credited as being especially assertive on the pitch. Hence, he has already won 250 tackling duels and in doing so has fought his way to the 10th rank in the league.
Christoph Baumgartner played his last game on the 22nd matchday of the 2020/21 season (21 February 2021). He was victorious over SV Werder Bremen while playing for TSG Hoffenheim with a score of 4-0. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 87 minutes. In doing so, he scored one goal. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of four times, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. In terms of total touches, he had 58 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 24 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 10. During his total playing time in this game, he ran 11.4 km and thus covered a longer distance than all other players in the club. In doing so, he had a total of 18 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Christoph Baumgartner has played 49 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 18. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of TSG 1899 Hoffenheim. Here, Christoph Baumgartner has put a total of 11 balls in the net.