Joel Pohjanpalo | Playerprofile
Joel Pohjanpalo was born on 13 September 1994 in Helsinki and plays for 1. FC Union Berlin. He played for PK-35 Vantaa from 1999-2005, for HJK Helsinki from 2006-2010, for Klubi 04 Helsinki from 2010-2011, for HJK Helsinki from 2011-2013, for VfR Aalen from 2013-2014, for Fortuna Düsseldorf from 2014-2016, for Bayer 04 Leverkusen from 2016-2020, for Hamburger SV from 2020-2020, for Bayer 04 Leverkusen from 2020-2020 and has played for 1. FC Union Berlin since 2020.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, Joel Pohjanpalo has scored two goals for his team and is therefore the seventh-best scorer of his squad. With nine shots taken so far, he has had the 10th-most attempts on goal of any 1. FC Union Berlin player. He additionally made one pass to a shot. In three of the previous six games of the season, Joel Pohjanpalo was in the starting line-up. Of these six games, he won 3 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for three games.
The 26-year-old played his last game on the seventh matchday of the 2020/21 season (7 November 2020). He was victorious over Arminia Bielefeld while playing for 1. FC Union Berlin with a score of 5-0. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a forward for 73 minutes. In terms of total touches, the player with the shirt number 9 had 22 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 15 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win nine. The 1.86m-tall forward covered a distance of 9.4 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 25 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Joel Pohjanpalo has played 25 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 10. He has netted nine goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, he has completed five matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of two goals.