Ihlas Bebou | Playerprofile
Ihlas Bebou was born on 23 April 1994 in Aledjo Kadara and plays for TSG 1899 Hoffenheim. He played for Garather SV from 2004-2009, for VfB Hilden from 2009-2011, for Fortuna Düsseldorf from 2011-2017, for Hannover 96 from 2017-2019 and has played for TSG Hoffenheim since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In the current season, the player with the shirt number 9 has scored eight goals for his team and is therefore the second-best scorer of his squad. He has been responsible for six assists up to now and is currently the most successful goal assistor in his squad. With 43 shots taken so far, he has had the third-most attempts on goal of any TSG 1899 Hoffenheim player. Up to now, Ihlas Bebou has hit the post two times. With this, he has had the fifth-most in the league along with Jonas Hector (1. FC Köln), Milot Rashica (SV Werder Bremen), John Anthony Brooks (VfL Wolfsburg), Wout Weghorst (VfL Wolfsburg), Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund), Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund), Youssoufa Moukoko (Borussia Dortmund), Lucas Höler (Sport-Club Freiburg), Nils Petersen (Sport-Club Freiburg), Robert Skov, Jean-Philippe Mateta (1. FSV Mainz 05), Robin Quaison (1. FSV Mainz 05), Karim Onisiwo (1. FSV Mainz 05), Lucas Alario (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Leon Bailey (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Marcel Sabitzer (RB Leipzig), Yussuf Poulsen (RB Leipzig), Alexander Sørloth (RB Leipzig), Roberto Massimo (VfB Stuttgart) and Mateo Klimowicz (VfB Stuttgart). Until now, the 1.83m-tall forward has been responsible for 31 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself second place within the statistics of his club. In 20 of the previous 29 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 29 games, he won 9 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for nine games.
The 27-year-old is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. His total number of sprints this season is 777 (rank 8).
Ihlas Bebou played his last game on the 31st matchday of the 2020/21 season (24 April 2021). Playing for TSG Hoffenheim, he played against SC Freiburg and tied with 1-1. He played as a forward throughout this entire game. Here, he provided one assist. In terms of total touches, he had 30 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Ihlas Bebou had 22 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win eight. He covered a distance of 11.4 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he ran, like no other player in the game, a total of 33 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Ihlas Bebou has played 103 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 34. He has netted 23 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, Ihlas Bebou has completed 61 matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of 14 goals.