Joshua Walter Kimmich | Playerprofile
Joshua Kimmich was born on 8 February 1995 in Rottweil and plays for FC Bayern München. He played for VfB Bösingen from 2006-2007, for VfB Stuttgart from 2007-2013, for RB Leipzig from 2013-2015 and has played for FC Bayern München since 2015.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, the 1.76m-tall midfielder has scored one goal and takes sixth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Leon Goretzka. With three assists, the 25-year-old presently has the third-most in the league together with Robert Lewandowski, Dani Olmo (RB Leipzig), Christopher Trimmel (1. FC Union Berlin) and Giovanni Reyna (Borussia Dortmund). With 10 passes to a shot, Joshua Kimmich currently occupies eighth place in the league statistics together with Gonzalo Castro (VfB Stuttgart), Dani Olmo (RB Leipzig), Matheus Cunha (Hertha BSC) and Munas Dabbur (TSG Hoffenheim). The player with the shirt number 6 was in the starting line-up in all previous four games of the season. Of these, he won three games with his club.
Joshua Kimmich has suffered 10 fouls so far and shares ninth place in the league-wide statistics for this category with Christopher Nkunku (RB Leipzig), Grischa Prömel (1. FC Union Berlin), Joshua Sargent (SV Werder Bremen) and Jean-Manuel Mbom (SV Werder Bremen). Joshua Kimmich is in fourth place in his team's internal ranking for both pass success rate (89.61 per cent) and tackle success rate (53.25 per cent).
Joshua Kimmich played his last game on the fifth matchday of the 2020/21 season (24 October 2020). He was victorious over Eintracht Frankfurt while playing for FC Bayern München with a score of 5-0. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. Here, he provided one assist. In terms of total touches, he had 92 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. Furthermore, he had 21 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, Joshua Kimmich was able to win 12. He was additionally able to make 59 successful passes. During his total playing time in this game, he ran 11.8 km and thus covered a longer distance than all other players in the game. In doing so, he had a total of 15 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Joshua Kimmich has played 150 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 116. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of FC Bayern München. Here, he has put a total of 14 balls in the net. Joshua Kimmich took the German championship title in 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18, 2018/19 and 2019/20 while playing for FC Bayern München.
So far, Joshua Kimmich has played 50 international matches for Germany. He scored a total of three goals in these games. He claimed the Confederations Cup with Germany in 2017. Joshua Kimmich won the Champions League while playing for FC Bayern München in 2019/20. He won the DFB-Pokal in 2015/16, 2018/19 and 2019/20 with FC Bayern München. He won the Supercup in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2020 with FC Bayern München.