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 2020/21
In this season, the 22-year-old has scored five goals and takes fourth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Moussa Diaby. With three assists, Leon Bailey currently has the sixth-most in his team along with Charles Aránguiz. With 33 shots taken so far, the 1.78m-tall forward has had the seventh-most attempts on goal of any Bayer 04 Leverkusen player. With 22 passes to a shot, he presently occupies seventh place within the team statistics along with Charles Aránguiz. In 12 of the previous 22 games of the season, Leon Bailey was in the starting line-up. Of these 22 games, he won 13 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for 10 games.
His maximum speed is currently 36.35 km/h, securing Leon Bailey third place in the league statistics.
Leon Bailey played his last game on the 34th matchday of the 2019/20 season (27 June 2020). He was victorious over 1. FSV Mainz 05 while playing for Bayer 04 Leverkusen with a score of 1-0. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 65 minutes. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. In terms of total touches, the player with the shirt number 9 had 35 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 14 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win four. Leon Bailey covered a distance of 7.1 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 25 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Leon Bailey has played 89 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 40. 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.