Leon Christoph 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 2020/21
In the ongoing season, the 26-year-old has scored five goals and takes sixth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Kingsley Coman. The 1.89m-tall midfielder has been responsible for five assists so far and with this has fought his way to 28th place in the statistics of his club. In 18 of the previous 24 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 24 games, he won 17 with his club. Additionally, the player with the shirt number 18 was substituted in for six games.
Leon Goretzka played his last game on the 32nd matchday of the 2020/21 season (8 May 2021). He was victorious over Borussia M'gladbach while playing for FC Bayern München with a score of 6-0. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of nine minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, Leon Goretzka had 15 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had three tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win one. Leon Goretzka was additionally able to make 10 successful passes. He covered a distance of 1.1 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of three sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Leon Goretzka has played 194 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 111. He has netted 33 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 78 matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of 19 goals. Leon Goretzka took the German championship title in 2018/19, 2019/20 and 2020/21 while playing for FC Bayern München.
Up to now, Leon Goretzka has played 32 international matches for Germany. He scored a total of 13 goals in these games. He claimed the Confederations Cup with Germany in 2017. He won the Champions League while playing for FC Bayern München in 2019/20. He won the DFB-Pokal in 2018/19 and 2019/20 with FC Bayern München. He won the Supercup in 2018 with FC Bayern München.