Gian-Luca Waldschmidt | Playerprofile
Gian-Luca Waldschmidt was born on 19 May 1996 in Siegen and plays for Sport-Club Freiburg. He played for TSG Wieseck from 2009-2010, for Eintracht Frankfurt from 2010-2016, for Hamburger SV from 2016-2018 and has played for SC Freiburg since 2018.
Current season 2019/20
In the ongoing season, the 23-year-old has scored four goals for his team and is therefore the second-best scorer of his squad. With one assist, he currently has the third-most in his team along with Dominique Heintz, Mike Frantz, Nils Petersen, Jonathan Schmid, Philipp Lienhart, Janik Haberer and Vincenzo Grifo. Gian-Luca Waldschmidt has taken more shots at goal than anyone else on the team (21 shots). With five passes to a shot, he presently occupies seventh place within the team statistics along with Vincenzo Grifo. In six of the previous 10 games of the season, the player with the shirt number 11 was in the starting line-up. Of these 10 games, he won 6 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for four games.
Gian-Luca Waldschmidt has shot two penalty kicks this season, occupying, together with Sebastian Polter (1. FC Union Berlin), Sebastian Andersson (1. FC Union Berlin) and Robert Lewandowski (FC Bayern München), third place in the league ranking.
The 1.81m-tall forward played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (10 November 2019). He was victorious over Eintracht Frankfurt while playing for SC Freiburg with a score of 1-0. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 33 minutes in this game. Here, he provided one assist. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times. In terms of total touches, he had 17 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had nine tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win four. Gian-Luca Waldschmidt covered a distance of 4.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of seven sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Gian-Luca Waldschmidt has played 90 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 27. He has netted 15 goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, he has completed 40 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of 13 goals.
Up to now, Gian-Luca Waldschmidt has played two international matches for Germany.