Guido Burgstaller | Playerprofile
Guido Burgstaller was born on 29 April 1989 in Villach and plays for FC Schalke 04. He played for FC ASKÖ Gmünd from 1996-2002, for FC Kärnten from 2002-2008, for SC Wiener Neustadt from 2008-2011, for SK Rapid Wien from 2011-2014, for Cardiff City from 2014-2015, for 1. FC Nürnberg from 2015-2017 and has played for FC Schalke 04 since 2017.
Current season 2020/21
With one assist, Guido Burgstaller presently has the seventh-most in his team along with Salif Sané, Omar Mascarell, Alessandro Schöpf, Ozan Kabak and Michael Gregoritsch. So far, the player with the shirt number 19 has taken 34 shots at goal. With this result he has secured himself, along with Benito Raman, third place on the team-internal leaderboard for this category. Up to now, the 31-year-old has hit the post two times. With this, he has had the eighth-most in the league along with Filip Kostic (Eintracht Frankfurt), 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), Daniel Caligiuri, 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). The 1.87m-tall forward additionally made eight passes to a shot. In 13 of the previous 21 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 21 games, he won 8 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for eight games.
Guido Burgstaller played his last game on the 29th matchday of the 2019/20 season (30 May 2020). Playing for FC Schalke 04, he lost against SV Werder Bremen 0-1. He was substituted in and played as a forward for a total of 10 minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, Guido Burgstaller had seven individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had six tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win two. Guido Burgstaller covered a distance of 1.7 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of seven sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Guido Burgstaller has played 95 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 35. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of FC Schalke 04. Here, he has put a total of 24 balls in the net.