Leon Patrick Bailey Butler | Playerprofile
Leon Bailey was born on 9 August 1997 in Kingston and plays for Bayer 04 Leverkusen. He played for USK Anif from 2011-2012, for FC Liefering from 2012-2013, for FK AS Trencin from 2013-2015, for KRC Genk from 2015-2017 and has played for Bayer 04 Leverkusen since 2017.
Current season 2019/20
In the current season, the player with the shirt number 9 has scored five goals for his team and is therefore the fourth-best scorer of his squad. With one assist, he presently has the ninth-most in his team along with Jonathan Tah, Paulinho, Lars Bender, Sven Bender, Julian Baumgartlinger, Lucas Alario and Daley Sinkgraven. With 27 shots taken so far, Leon Bailey has had the seventh-most attempts on goal of any Bayer 04 Leverkusen player. Until now, he has been responsible for 14 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself 10th place within the statistics of his club. In seven of the previous 14 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 14 games, Leon Bailey won 8 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for seven games.
The 22-year-old played his last game on the 25th matchday of the 2019/20 season (7 March 2020). He was victorious over Eintracht Frankfurt while playing for Bayer 04 Leverkusen with a score of 4-0. He was substituted in and played as a forward for a total of 28 minutes in this game. The 1.78m-tall forward shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times. In terms of total touches, he had 12 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 10 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win three. Leon Bailey covered a distance of 3.7 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of eight sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Leon Bailey has played 81 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 35. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Here, he has put a total of 19 balls in the net.