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
With one assist, Julian Brandt presently has the sixth-most in his team along with Marco Reus, Thomas Meunier and Emre Can. So far, the 24-year-old has taken seven shots at goal. With this result he has secured himself, along with Thomas Meunier, ninth place on the team-internal leaderboard for this category. With 17 passes to a shot, the 1.85m-tall midfielder currently occupies eighth place in the league statistics together with Max Kruse (1. FC Union Berlin), Raphaël Guerreiro, Jonas Hofmann (Borussia Mönchengladbach), Angeliño (RB Leipzig) and Florian Wirtz (Bayer 04 Leverkusen). In five of the previous nine games of the season, Julian Brandt was in the starting line-up. Of these nine games, he won 6 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for four games.
The player with the shirt number 19 played his last game on the ninth matchday of the 2020/21 season (28 November 2020). Playing for Borussia Dortmund, he lost against 1. FC Köln 1-2. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 67 minutes. In terms of total touches, he had 45 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 11 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win three. Julian Brandt covered a distance of 8.4 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 18 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Julian Brandt has played 207 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 102. He has netted 37 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 42 matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of three goals. With a total of 37 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes 21st place on the active scoring chart.
So far, 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.