Daniel Caligiuri | Playerprofile
Daniel Caligiuri was born on 15 January 1988 in Villingen-Schwenningen and plays for FC Augsburg. He played for BSV 07 Schwenningen from 1995-2001, for SV Zimmern from 2001-2005, for SC Freiburg from 2005-2013, for VfL Wolfsburg from 2013-2017, for FC Schalke 04 from 2017-2020 and has played for FC Augsburg since 2020.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, the 1.82m-tall midfielder has scored six goals and takes second place within his squad. He shares this rank with Ruben Vargas. The player with the shirt number 20 has been able to make four assists so far. With this result, he leads the team statistics along with Florian Niederlechner. So far, Daniel Caligiuri has taken 41 shots at goal. With this result he has secured himself, along with André Hahn, third place on the team-internal leaderboard for this category. The 33-year-old has been responsible for 47 assists shot at the goal so far and therefore leads the statistics within his squad for this category. In 31 of the previous 33 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 33 games, he won 10 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for two games.
Daniel Caligiuri has been fouled 61 times this season. He therefore occupies sixth position in the league-wide statistics. He was able to assert himself on the pitch well. With 428 tackling duels in which he was victorious, he currently has had, along with Xaver Schlager (VfL Wolfsburg), the third-most tackling duels won league-wide.
Daniel Caligiuri played his last game on the 34th matchday of the 2020/21 season (22 May 2021). Playing for FC Augsburg, he lost to FC Bayern München 2-5. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 45 minutes. Daniel Caligiuri shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times. In terms of total touches, he had 20 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had nine tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win seven. He covered a distance of 5.7 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Daniel Caligiuri had a total of 13 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Daniel Caligiuri has played 331 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 128. He has netted 46 goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 33 matches with his present squad. Here, Daniel Caligiuri has scored a total of six goals. With a total of 331 matches played throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga, he presently has played the 10th-most career matches. With a total of 46 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes 16th place on the active scoring chart.
Daniel Caligiuri won the DFB-Pokal in 2014/15 with VfL Wolfsburg. He won the Supercup in 2015 with VfL Wolfsburg.