Jonas Hofmann | Playerprofile
Jonas Hofmann was born on 14 July 1992 in Heidelberg and plays for Borussia Mönchengladbach. He played for FC Rot from 1998-2004, for TSG Hoffenheim from 2004-2011, for Borussia Dortmund from 2011-2014, for Borussia Dortmund II from 2011-2014, for 1. FSV Mainz 05 from 2014-2015, for Borussia Dortmund from 2015-2015 and has played for Borussia M'gladbach since 2016.
Current season 2020/21
In the ongoing season, Jonas Hofmann has put the ball in the net two times. Along with Lars Stindl, he is the top-ranked player in this category. The 1.76m-tall midfielder has been able to provide four assists until now. With this result, he leads the league statistics together with Thomas Müller (FC Bayern München). With nine shots taken so far, Jonas Hofmann has had the second-most attempts on goal of any Borussia Mönchengladbach player. With 15 passes to a shot, he presently occupies third place in the league statistics together with Christopher Nkunku (RB Leipzig). In four of the previous five games of the season, the 28-year-old was in the starting line-up. Of these five games, he won 2 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.
The player with the shirt number 23 has shot two penalty kicks this season, occupying, together with Robert Lewandowski (FC Bayern München), André Silva (Eintracht Frankfurt), Niclas Füllkrug (SV Werder Bremen) and Andrej Kramaric (TSG Hoffenheim), first place in the league ranking. Jonas Hofmann currently ranks as one of the best crossers in the Bundesliga: he has played 31 crosses into the penalty area of his opponent this season and hence he is presently the second-best crosser. He is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. His total number of sprints this season is 164 (rank 2).
Jonas Hofmann played his last game on the fifth matchday of the 2020/21 season (24 October 2020). Playing for Borussia M'gladbach, he won against 1. FSV Mainz 05 3-2. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 30 minutes in this game. There, he scored one goal and provided one assist. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of one time. In terms of total touches, Jonas Hofmann had 32 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had five tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win three. He covered a distance of 4.4 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of seven sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Jonas Hofmann has played 156 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 77. He has netted 18 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 108 matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of 12 goals.
Up to now, Jonas Hofmann has played one international match for Germany. He won the Supercup in 2014 with Borussia Dortmund.