Leonardo Jesus Loureiro Bittencourt | Playerprofile
Leonardo Bittencourt was born on 19 December 1993 in Leipzig and plays for SV Werder Bremen. He played for FC Energie Cottbus from 1998-2012, for Borussia Dortmund from 2012-2013, for Hannover 96 from 2013-2015, for 1. FC Köln from 2015-2018, for TSG Hoffenheim from 2018-2019 and has played for SV Werder Bremen since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In the current season, Leonardo Bittencourt has scored four goals for his team and is therefore the fourth-best scorer of his squad. With one assist, he currently has the fifth-most in his team along with Yuya Osako, Theodor Gebre Selassie, Tahith Chong, Jean-Manuel Mbom, Christian Groß and Milot Rashica. The 1.71m-tall midfielder has taken more shots at goal than anyone else on the team (34 shots). Until now, he has been responsible for 13 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fifth place within the statistics of his club. In 15 of the previous 23 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 23 games, Leonardo Bittencourt won 5 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for eight games.
The 27-year-old played his last game on the 26th matchday of the 2020/21 season (20 March 2021). Playing for SV Werder Bremen, he lost against VfL Wolfsburg 1-2. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 32 minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, the player with the shirt number 10 had 25 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 13 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win eight. He covered a distance of 4.7 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 13 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Leonardo Bittencourt has played 202 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 60. He has netted 26 goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 51 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of eight goals.