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 2019/20
In this season, the 1.84m-tall defender has scored one goal and takes eighth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Joao Victor, Jerome Roussillon, Xaver Schlager, William, Robin Knoche and Marcel Tisserand. In nine of the previous 11 games of the season, the player with the shirt number 19 was in the starting line-up. Of these 11 games, he won 3 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for two games.
Kevin Mbabu played his last game on the 24th matchday of the 2019/20 season (1 March 2020). Playing for VfL Wolfsburg, he played against 1. FC Union Berlin and tied with 2-2. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, Kevin Mbabu had 88 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 24 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in his club during this game. Of these, he was able to win 10. The 24-year-old was additionally able to make 29 successful passes. He covered a distance of 10.8 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 22 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Kevin Mbabu has played 11 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won three. 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 one ball in the net.