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 2021/22
In this season, the 1.85m-tall midfielder has scored one goal and takes fourth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Jude Bellingham, Marco Reus and Thorgan Hazard. In total, Julian Brandt has taken two shots at goal. With five passes to a shot, he presently occupies fifth place within the team statistics along with Mahmoud Dahoud and Thomas Meunier. In one of the previous three games of the season, the player with the shirt number 19 was in the starting line-up. Of these three games, he won 2 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for two games.
Julian Brandt played his last game on the fourth matchday of the 2021/22 season (11 September 2021). Playing for Borussia Dortmund, he won against Bayer 04 Leverkusen 4-3. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. In doing so, the 25-year-old scored one goal. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times. In terms of total touches, he had 65 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 24 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in this game. Of these, he was able to win nine. Julian Brandt covered a distance of 11.2 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 23 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Julian Brandt has played 232 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 116. He has netted 41 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, Julian Brandt has completed 67 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of seven goals. With a total of 232 matches played throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga, he currently has played the 25th-most career matches. With a total of 41 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes 19th 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.