Emil Peter Forsberg | Playerprofile
Emil Forsberg was born on 23 October 1991 in Sundsvall and plays for RB Leipzig. He played for GIF Sundsvall from 1996-2008, for Medskogsbrons BK from 2009-2009, for GIF Sundsvall from 2009-2012, for Malmö FF from 2013-2015 and has played for RB Leipzig since 2015.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, the player with the shirt number 10 has put the ball in the net seven times. Along with Marcel Sabitzer, he is the top-ranked player in this category. With three assists, Emil Forsberg presently has the fifth-most in his team along with Alexander Sørloth. With 33 shots taken so far, Emil Forsberg has had the eighth-most attempts on goal of any RB Leipzig player. Until now, he has been responsible for 29 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fifth place within the statistics of his club. In 17 of the previous 26 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 26 games, he won 14 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for nine games.
The 1.77m-tall forward played his last game on the 31st matchday of the 2020/21 season (25 April 2021). He was victorious over VfB Stuttgart while playing for RB Leipzig with a score of 2-0. He was substituted in and played as a forward for a total of 25 minutes in this game. In doing so, Emil Forsberg scored one goal. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of one time. In terms of total touches, he had 26 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had six tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win two. The 29-year-old covered a distance of 3.3 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 10 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Emil Forsberg has played 119 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 62. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of RB Leipzig. Here, Emil Forsberg has put a total of 26 balls in the net.