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Gélson
Fernandes
Midfielder
Eintracht Frankfurt

Gélson da Conceição Tavares Fernandes | Playerprofile

Name
Gélson da Conceição Tavares Fernandes
Nationality
Swiss ch
Birthday
02.09.1986
Age
33 years
Height
179 cm
Birthplace
Cape Verde
8 hours ago

Gélson Fernandes was born on 2 September 1986 in Praia and plays for Eintracht Frankfurt. He played for FC Sion from 1995-2007, for Manchester City FC from 2007-2009, for AS Saint Etienne from 2009-2010, for AC Chievo Verona from 2010-2011, for AS Saint Etienne from 2011-2011, for Leicester City FC from 2011-2012, for Udinese Calcio from 2012-2012, for Sporting CP Lissabon from 2012-2012, for FC Sion from 2013-2013, for SC Freiburg from 2013-2014, for Stade Rennais FC from 2014-2017 and has played for Eintracht Frankfurt since 2017.

Current season 2020/21

In 10 of the previous 11 games of the season, the 33-year-old was in the starting line-up. Of these 11 games, he won 5 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.

Last game

The player with the shirt number 5 played his last game on the 29th matchday of the 2019/20 season (30 May 2020). Playing for Eintracht Frankfurt, he won against VfL Wolfsburg 2-1. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 13 minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, he had one individual ball possession. Furthermore, Gélson Fernandes had one tackle challenge in the last match. He covered a distance of 2.3 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of five sprints.

Bundesliga career and records

Gélson Fernandes has played 88 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 33. He has netted two goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, Gélson Fernandes has completed 58 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of one goal.

International appointments

The 1.79m-tall midfielder won the DFB-Pokal in 2017/18 with Eintracht Frankfurt.