Leon Goretzka | Playerprofile
Leon Goretzka was born on 6 February 1995 in Bochum and plays for FC Bayern München. He played for Werner SV Bochum from 1999-2001, for VfL Bochum 1848 from 2001-2013, for FC Schalke 04 from 2013-2018 and has played for FC Bayern München since 2018.
Current season 2019/20
In the current season, the 25-year-old has scored three goals and takes sixth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Thiago and Joshua Zirkzee. With four assists, the player with the shirt number 18 presently has the fourth-most in his team along with Alphonso Davies and Joshua Kimmich. With 25 shots taken so far, the 1.89m-tall midfielder has had the sixth-most attempts on goal of any FC Bayern München player. He additionally made 10 passes to a shot. In eight of the previous 15 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 15 games, Leon Goretzka won 10 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for seven games.
Leon Goretzka played his last game on the 25th matchday of the 2019/20 season (8 March 2020). He was victorious over FC Augsburg while playing for FC Bayern München with a score of 2-0. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 20 minutes in this game. In doing so, Leon Goretzka scored one goal. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of one time. In terms of total touches, he had 24 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had eight tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, Leon Goretzka was able to win six. He covered a distance of 3.2 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 11 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Leon Goretzka has played 161 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 85. He has netted 25 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, Leon Goretzka has completed 45 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of 11 goals. He took the German championship title in 2018/19 while playing for FC Bayern München.
Up to now, Leon Goretzka has played 25 international matches for Germany. He scored a total of 11 goals in these games. He claimed the Confederations Cup with Germany in 2017. Leon Goretzka won the DFB-Pokal in 2018/19 with FC Bayern München. He won the Supercup in 2018 with FC Bayern München.