Melingo Kevin Mbabu | Playerprofile
Kevin Mbabu was born on 19 April 1995 in Chene-Bougeries and plays for VfL Wolfsburg. He played for Servette FC Genf from 2011-2013, for Newcastle United FC from 2013-2015, for Glasgow Rangers FC from 2015-2015, for Newcastle United FC from 2016-2016, for Berner SC Young Boys from 2016-2019 and has played for VfL Wolfsburg since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
Up to this point, the 26-year-old has had one assist resulting in a goal. In 15 of the previous 18 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 18 games, he won 11 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for three games.
Kevin Mbabu played his last game on the 29th matchday of the 2020/21 season (17 April 2021). Playing for VfL Wolfsburg, he lost against FC Bayern München 2-3. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, the 1.84m-tall defender had 103 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. Furthermore, he had 43 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 19. Kevin Mbabu was additionally able to make 33 successful passes. He covered a distance of 10.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 27 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
The player with the shirt number 19 has played 38 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 18. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of VfL Wolfsburg. Here, Kevin Mbabu has put a total of three balls in the net.