Filip Kostić | Playerprofile
Filip Kostić was born on 1 November 1992 in Kragujevac and plays for Eintracht Frankfurt. He played for FK Radnicki Kragujevac from 2004-2012, for FC Groningen from 2012-2014, for VfB Stuttgart from 2014-2016, for Hamburger SV from 2016-2018 and has played for Eintracht Frankfurt since 2018.
Current season 2019/20
In the ongoing season, the player with the shirt number 10 has scored two goals and takes fifth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Sebastian Rode. With six assists, the 27-year-old currently has the fifth-most in the league together with Achraf Hakimi (Borussia Dortmund), Timo Werner (RB Leipzig), Florian Niederlechner (FC Augsburg), Serge Gnabry (FC Bayern München), Philippe Coutinho (FC Bayern München) and Kevin Volland (Bayer 04 Leverkusen). In total, Filip Kostić has taken 55 shots at goal and therefore fought his way to fourth place in the league-wide statistics. With a total of 48 passes to a shot, he presently leads the league. He was in the starting line-up in all previous 18 games of the season. Of these, he won six games with his club.
With a total of 177 crosses, the 1.84m-tall midfielder provided a high amount of pressing in the penalty area of his opponent incomparable to anyone else in the league. He is credited as being especially assertive on the pitch. Hence, he has already won 234 tackling duels and in doing so has fought his way to the fifth rank in the league. He is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. Filip Kostić completes 500 sprints per game on average (rank 6).
Bundesliga career and records
Filip Kostić has played 172 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 53. He has netted 25 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, Filip Kostić has completed 52 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of eight goals.