Julian Brandt | Playerprofile
Julian Brandt was born on 2 May 1996 in Bremen and plays for Borussia Dortmund. He played for SC Borgfeld from 2001-2009, for FC Oberneuland from 2009-2011, for VfL Wolfsburg from 2011-2013, for Bayer 04 Leverkusen from 2014-2019 and has played for Borussia Dortmund since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In the ongoing season, the player with the shirt number 19 has scored three goals and takes seventh place within his squad. He shares this rank with Youssoufa Moukoko. With two assists, the 1.85m-tall midfielder currently has the ninth-most in his team along with Mateu Morey. With 23 shots taken so far, Julian Brandt has had the eighth-most attempts on goal of any Borussia Dortmund player. Until now, he has been responsible for 32 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fourth place within the statistics of his club. In 17 of the previous 31 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 31 games, he won 18 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for 14 games.
The 25-year-old played his last game on the 34th matchday of the 2020/21 season (22 May 2021). He was victorious over Bayer 04 Leverkusen while playing for Borussia Dortmund with a score of 3-1. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. Here, Julian Brandt provided one assist. In terms of total touches, he had 60 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 32 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in this game. Of these, Julian Brandt was able to win 13 – no other player in his club was as successful. He covered a distance of 11.3 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he ran, like no other player in the game, a total of 34 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Julian Brandt has played 229 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 114. He has netted 40 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 64 matches with his present squad. Here, Julian Brandt has scored a total of six goals. With a total of 40 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes 20th place on the active scoring chart.
Up to now, Julian Brandt has played 35 international matches for Germany. He scored a total of three goals in these games. He claimed the Confederations Cup with Germany in 2017. He won the DFB-Pokal in 2020/21 with Borussia Dortmund.