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 the current season, the 1.93m-tall defender has scored two goals and takes fifth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Bartosz Bialek and Josip Brekalo. In 20 of the previous 21 games of the season, John Anthony Brooks was in the starting line-up. Of these 21 games, he won 11 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.
His pass success rate amounts to 86.78 per cent, with which the player with the shirt number 25 occupies second place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 60.82 per cent. In the league ranking for this category, he is eighth-best with this result. He has had 1,538 individual ball possessions this season. With this, the 28-year-old occupies ninth place in the Bundesliga statistics for this category. He has scored one own goal. Together with Joakim Nilsson (DSC Arminia Bielefeld), Jeremiah St. Juste (1. FSV Mainz 05), Martin Hinteregger (Eintracht Frankfurt), Keven Schlotterbeck (Sport-Club Freiburg), Marc-Oliver Kempf (VfB Stuttgart), Malick Thiaw (FC Schalke 04), Suat Serdar (FC Schalke 04), Can Bozdogan (FC Schalke 04), Felix Uduokhai (FC Augsburg), Raphael Framberger (FC Augsburg), Edmond Tapsoba (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Lukáš Hrádecký (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Kasim Adams (TSG Hoffenheim) and Niklas Moisander (SV Werder Bremen), he shares first place in the league statistics for this category.
John Anthony Brooks played his last game on the 22nd matchday of the 2020/21 season (19 February 2021). Playing for VfL Wolfsburg, he won against Arminia Bielefeld 3-0. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, he had 98 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. Furthermore, he had 20 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, John Anthony Brooks was able to win 10. He was additionally able to make 74 successful passes – the best performance in the game. He covered a distance of 9.6 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, John Anthony Brooks had a total of 12 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
John Anthony Brooks has played 174 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 71. He has netted 11 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, he has completed 84 matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of five goals.