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 2020/21
In the present season, Leon Goretzka has scored five goals for his present club, ensuring himself fifth place within his squad. With a total of five assists leading to a scored goal, he has additionally made it to the sixth position in the team-internal ranking for this category. In 18 of the previous 23 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 23 games, the 1.89m-tall midfielder won 16 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for five games.
The player with the shirt number 18 played his last game on the 31st matchday of the 2020/21 season (24 April 2021). Playing for FC Bayern München, he lost to 1. FSV Mainz 05 1-2. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 45 minutes. In terms of total touches, he had 24 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Leon Goretzka had six tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win two. He was additionally able to make 17 successful passes. Leon Goretzka covered a distance of 5.3 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 10 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Leon Goretzka has played 193 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 110. He has netted 33 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 77 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of 19 goals. He took the German championship title in 2018/19 and 2019/20 while playing for FC Bayern München. With a total of 33 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, Leon Goretzka presently takes 30th place on the active scoring chart.
So far, the 26-year-old 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. Leon Goretzka 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.