Kai Pröger | Playerprofile
Kai Pröger was born on 15 May 1992 in Wilhelmshaven and plays for SC Paderborn 07. He played for Heidmühler FC from 2011-2012, for VfB Oldenburg from 2012-2014, for 1.FSV Mainz 05 II from 2014-2015, for Berliner FC Dynamo from 2015-2017, for Rot-Weiss Essen from 2017-2019 and has played for SC Paderborn 07 since 2019.
Current season 2019/20
In the ongoing season, the 1.77m-tall midfielder has scored two goals and takes sixth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Klaus Gjasula, Cauly Oliveira Souza and Sebastian Schonlau. The player with the shirt number 9 has been responsible for six assists up to now and is presently the most successful goal assistor in his squad. He has taken more shots at goal than anyone else on the team (45 shots). So far, he has been able to make 34 passes to a shot. With this result, the 27-year-old leads the team statistcs together with Christopher Antwi-Adjei. In 19 of the previous 23 games of the season, Kai Pröger was in the starting line-up. Of these 23 games, he won 4 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for four games.
Kai Pröger currently ranks as one of the best crossers in the Bundesliga: he has played 120 crosses into the penalty area of his opponent this season and hence he is presently the sixth-best crosser. He is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. His total number of sprints this season is 651 (rank 6).
Kai Pröger played his last game on the 25th matchday of the 2019/20 season (6 March 2020). Playing for SC Paderborn 07, he lost against 1. FC Köln 1-2. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. Here, he provided one assist. Kai Pröger shot at the opponent's goal a total of three times, which is the highest amount of any player in the club. In terms of total touches, he had 41 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 21 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win nine. He covered a distance of 10.4 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he ran, like no other player in the game, a total of 37 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Kai Pröger has played 23 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won four. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of SC Paderborn 07. Here, he has put a total of two balls in the net.