Kerem Demirbay | Playerprofile
Kerem Demirbay was born on 3 July 1993 in Herten and plays for Bayer 04 Leverkusen. He played for FC Schalke 04 from 1999-2007, for Borussia Dortmund from 2007-2008, for SG Wattenscheid 09 from 2008-2011, for Borussia Dortmund II from 2011-2013, for Hamburger SV from 2013-2014, for 1. FC Kaiserslautern from 2014-2015, for Hamburger SV from 2015-2015, for Fortuna Düsseldorf from 2015-2016, for Hamburger SV from 2016-2016, for TSG Hoffenheim from 2016-2019 and has played for Bayer 04 Leverkusen since 2019.
Current season 2021/22
With one assist, the player with the shirt number 10 presently has the third-most in his team along with Moussa Diaby, Jonathan Tah, Paulinho and Jeremie Frimpong. With five shots taken so far, Kerem Demirbay has had the third-most attempts on goal of any Bayer 04 Leverkusen player. With seven passes to a shot, he currently occupies second place within the team statistics along with Moussa Diaby. In four of the previous five games of the season, the 1.83m-tall midfielder was in the starting line-up. Of these five games, he won 3 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.
Kerem Demirbay has suffered 10 fouls so far and shares 10th place in the league-wide statistics for this category with Elvis Rexhbecaj (VfL Bochum 1848), Joe Scally (Borussia M'gladbach), Jonas Hector (1. FC Köln), Mohamed Simakan (RB Leipzig) and Jeremie Frimpong.
Kerem Demirbay played his last game on the fifth matchday of the 2021/22 season (19 September 2021). Playing for Bayer 04 Leverkusen, he won against VfB Stuttgart 3-1. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 51 minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, the 28-year-old had 38 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 25 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win eight. He covered a distance of 7.6 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 13 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Kerem Demirbay has played 135 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 59. He has netted 17 goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, he has completed 59 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of five goals.
Up to now, Kerem Demirbay has played two international matches for Germany. He scored a total of one goal in these games. He claimed the Confederations Cup with Germany in 2017.