John Anthony Brooks | Playerprofile
John Anthony Brooks was born on 28 January 1993 in Berlin and plays for VfL Wolfsburg. He played for SV Blau Weiss Berlin from 1998-2000, for Lichtenrader BC from 2000-2003, for FC Hertha 03 Zehlendorf from 2003-2007, for Hertha BSC from 2007-2017 and has played for VfL Wolfsburg since 2017.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, the 1.93m-tall defender has scored two goals and takes seventh place within his squad. He shares this rank with Bartosz Bialek, Xaver Schlager and Yannick Gerhardt. In 29 of the previous 30 games of the season, the player with the shirt number 25 was in the starting line-up. Of these 30 games, he won 16 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.
His pass success rate amounts to 86.7 per cent, with which John Anthony Brooks occupies second place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 62.76 per cent. In the league ranking for this category, he is fifth-best with this result. He has scored one own goal. Together with Marc-Oliver Kempf (VfB Stuttgart), Felix Uduokhai (FC Augsburg), Raphael Framberger (FC Augsburg), Robert Andrich (1. FC Union Berlin), Nico Schlotterbeck (1. FC Union Berlin), Nico Schulz (Borussia Dortmund), Niklas Moisander (SV Werder Bremen), Ludwig Augustinsson (SV Werder Bremen), Joshua Sargent (SV Werder Bremen), Edmond Tapsoba (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Lukáš Hrádecký (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Malick Thiaw (FC Schalke 04), Suat Serdar (FC Schalke 04), Can Bozdogan (FC Schalke 04), Frederik Rønnow (FC Schalke 04), Shkodran Mustafi (FC Schalke 04), Baptiste Santamaria (Sport-Club Freiburg), Keven Schlotterbeck (Sport-Club Freiburg), Tuta (Eintracht Frankfurt) and Martin Hinteregger (Eintracht Frankfurt), the 28-year-old shares second place in the league statistics for this category.
John Anthony Brooks played his last game on the 32nd matchday of the 2020/21 season (8 May 2021). He was victorious over 1. FC Union Berlin while playing for VfL Wolfsburg with a score of 3-0. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, John Anthony Brooks had 90 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 17 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 12. He was additionally able to make 64 successful passes – the best performance in the game. He covered a distance of 10.1 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, John Anthony Brooks had a total of 11 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
John Anthony Brooks has played 183 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 76. He has netted 11 goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, John Anthony Brooks has completed 93 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of five goals.