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 the current season, Emil Forsberg has scored two goals and takes third place within his squad. He shares this rank with Marcel Sabitzer. With one assist, the player with the shirt number 10 currently has the second-most in his team along with Yussuf Poulsen, Lazar Samardžic, Marcel Halstenberg, Nordi Mukiele, Angeliño, Christopher Nkunku and Alexander Sørloth. So far, Emil Forsberg has taken 13 shots at goal. With this result he has secured himself, along with Christopher Nkunku, fifth place on the team-internal leaderboard for this category. Up to now, the 1.77m-tall forward has hit the post one time. With this, he has had the fifth-most in the league along with Maxence Lacroix (VfL Wolfsburg), Maximilian Arnold (VfL Wolfsburg), Jean-Manuel Mbom (SV Werder Bremen), Yussuf Poulsen, Willi Orban, Alexander Sørloth, Manuel Prietl (DSC Arminia Bielefeld), Mahmoud Dahoud (Borussia Dortmund), Thomas Meunier (Borussia Dortmund), Erling Haaland (Borussia Dortmund), Sebastian Andersson (1. FC Köln), Elvis Rexhbecaj (1. FC Köln), Sheraldo Becker (1. FC Union Berlin), Joel Pohjanpalo (1. FC Union Berlin), Martin Hinteregger (Eintracht Frankfurt), Bas Dost (Eintracht Frankfurt), Saša Kalajdžic (VfB Stuttgart), Daniel Didavi (VfB Stuttgart), Roberto Massimo (VfB Stuttgart) and Silas Wamangituka (VfB Stuttgart). With nine passes to a shot, the 29-year-old presently occupies fourth place within the team statistics along with Alexander Sørloth. In six of the previous nine games of the season, Emil Forsberg was in the starting line-up. Of these nine games, he won 5 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for three games.
Bundesliga career and records
Emil Forsberg has played 102 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 53. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of RB Leipzig. Here, he has put a total of 21 balls in the net.