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 2020/21
Filip Kostić occupies the sixth ranking on the scoring chart of his squad with four goals for his present club. With 11 assists, he takes fifth place league-wide in the ranking for this category. In total, he has taken 86 shots at goal and therefore fought his way to fifth place in the league-wide statistics. Up to now, the 27-year-old has hit the post two times. With this, he has had the eighth-most in the league along with Robert Lewandowski (FC Bayern München), Patrick Herrmann (Borussia Mönchengladbach), Marcus Thuram (Borussia Mönchengladbach), Denis Zakaria (Borussia Mönchengladbach), Matheus Cunha (Hertha BSC), Karim Bellarabi (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Robert Skov (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Guido Burgstaller (FC Schalke 04), Daniel Caligiuri (FC Schalke 04), Marcus Ingvartsen (1. FC Union Berlin), Christopher Lenz (1. FC Union Berlin), Valon Berisha (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Milot Rashica (SV Werder Bremen), Leonardo Bittencourt (SV Werder Bremen), Simon Terodde (1. FC Köln) and Christopher Nkunku (RB Leipzig). With 81 passes to a shot, the player with the shirt number 10 currently has the second-most in the league. He was in the starting line-up in all previous 33 games of the season. Of these, he won 13 games with his club.
With a total of 322 crosses, Filip Kostić provided a high amount of pressing in the penalty area of his opponent incomparable to anyone else in the league. He was able to assert himself on the pitch well. With 385 tackling duels in which he was victorious, he presently has had, along with Nicolas Höfler (Sport-Club Freiburg), the fifth-most tackling duels won league-wide. Filip Kostić is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. His total number of sprints this season is 962 (rank 2).
Filip Kostić played his last game on the 34th matchday of the 2019/20 season (27 June 2020). He was victorious over SC Paderborn 07 while playing for Eintracht Frankfurt with a score of 3-2. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. Here, he provided one assist. The 1.84m-tall midfielder shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times. In terms of total touches, he had 46 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 20 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win seven. He covered a distance of 10 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he ran, like no other player in the game, a total of 35 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Filip Kostić has played 187 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 60. He has netted 27 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, Filip Kostić has completed 67 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of 10 goals.