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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
12 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 2019/20

The 33-year-old was in the starting line-up in all previous seven games of the season. Of these, he won four games with his club.

Last game

The 1.79m-tall midfielder played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (10 November 2019). Playing for Eintracht Frankfurt, he lost to SC Freiburg 0-1. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 45 minutes. In terms of total touches, Gélson Fernandes had 29 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 11 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win four. Gélson Fernandes was additionally able to make 21 successful passes. He covered a distance of 5.6 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of nine sprints.

Bundesliga career and records

Gélson Fernandes has played 84 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 32. He has netted two goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, the player with the shirt number 5 has completed 54 matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of one goal.

International appointments

Gélson Fernandes won the DFB-Pokal in 2017/18 with Eintracht Frankfurt.