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Emil Peter Forsberg | Playerprofile

Emil Peter Forsberg
Swedish se
28 years
177 cm
14 hours ago

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 2019/20

In the current season, Emil Forsberg has scored four goals for his team and is therefore the third-best scorer of his squad. With two assists, he currently has the fifth-most in his team along with Marcel Halstenberg. With 15 shots taken so far, the player with the shirt number 10 has had the fourth-most attempts on goal of any RB Leipzig player. Until now, he has been responsible for 17 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fourth place within the statistics of his club. In eight of the previous 11 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 11 games, the 1.77m-tall forward won 5 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for three games.

Emil Forsberg has shot two penalty kicks this season, occupying, together with Timo Werner, Robert Lewandowski (FC Bayern München), Gian-Luca Waldschmidt (Sport-Club Freiburg), Sebastian Polter (1. FC Union Berlin), Sebastian Andersson (1. FC Union Berlin) and Milot Rashica (SV Werder Bremen), third place in the league ranking.

Bundesliga career and records

The 28-year-old has played 82 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 43. 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 18 balls in the net.