Kevin Volland | Playerprofile
Kevin Volland was born on 30 July 1992 in Marktoberdorf and plays for Bayer 04 Leverkusen. He played for FC Thalhofen from 1995-2005, for FC Memmingen from 2005-2006, for TSG Thannhausen from 2006-2007, for TSV 1860 München from 2007-2012, for TSG Hoffenheim from 2012-2016 and has played for Bayer 04 Leverkusen since 2016.
Current season 2019/20
In the current season, the player with the shirt number 31 has already scored five goals and, along with Sebastian Andersson (1. FC Union Berlin), Amine Harit (FC Schalke 04), Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund), Paco Alcacer (Borussia Dortmund), Marcus Thuram (Borussia Mönchengladbach) and Wout Weghorst (VfL Wolfsburg), has the sixth-most attempts on goal within the league. The 27-year-old has been responsible for three assists up to now and is presently the most successful goal assistor in his squad. With 27 shots taken in total, he has guaranteed himself, along with Marcel Sabitzer (RB Leipzig) and Alassane Pléa (Borussia Mönchengladbach), the ninth place ranking in the league. Until now, Kevin Volland has been responsible for 14 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself third place within the statistics of his club. He was in the starting line-up in all previous 11 games of the season. Of these, he won five games with his club.
The 1.79m-tall forward is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. He completes 288 sprints per game on average (rank 8).
Kevin Volland played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (10 November 2019). Playing for Bayer 04 Leverkusen, he won against VfL Wolfsburg 2-0. He played as a forward throughout this entire game. Here, he provided two assists. Kevin Volland shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times, which is the highest amount of any player in the club. In terms of total touches, he had 44 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 30 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in his club during this game. Of these, Kevin Volland was able to win 11. He covered a distance of 12.3 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 21 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Kevin Volland has played 231 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 80. He has netted 72 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, Kevin Volland has completed 99 matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of 39 goals. With a total of 231 matches played throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga, he currently has played the 26th-most career matches. With a total of 72 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes eighth place on the active scoring chart.
So far, Kevin Volland has played 10 international matches for Germany. He scored a total of one goal in these games.