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.
The player with the shirt number 19 played his last game on the 34th matchday of the 2019/20 season (27 June 2020). Playing for VfL Wolfsburg, he lost against FC Bayern München 0-4. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, Kevin Mbabu had 56 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in his club. Furthermore, he had 25 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in his club during this game. Of these, he was able to win 12. Kevin Mbabu was additionally able to make 17 successful passes. He covered a distance of 9.7 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he ran, like no other player in the game, a total of 34 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
The 1.84m-tall defender has played 20 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won seven. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of VfL Wolfsburg. Here, he has put a total of three balls in the net.