Gian-Luca Waldschmidt | Playerprofile
Luca Waldschmidt was born on 19 May 1996 in Siegen and plays for Sport-Club Freiburg. He played for SSV Oranien Frohnhausen from 2001-2007, for SSC Juno Burg from 2007-2009, for TSG Wieseck from 2009-2010, for Eintracht Frankfurt from 2010-2016, for Hamburger SV from 2016-2018 and has played for SC Freiburg since 2018.
Current season 2019/20
In this season, the 23-year-old has scored four goals and takes second place within his squad. He shares this rank with Jonathan Schmid and Lucas Höler. With one assist, Luca Waldschmidt currently has the fourth-most in his team along with Dominique Heintz, Mike Frantz, Nils Petersen, Jonathan Schmid, Philipp Lienhart and Vincenzo Grifo. With 21 shots taken so far, the 1.81m-tall forward has had the fourth-most attempts on goal of any Sport-Club Freiburg player. Until now, he has been responsible for five passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself ninth place within the statistics of his club. In six of the previous 10 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 10 games, he won 6 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for four games.
The player with the shirt number 11 played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (10 November 2019). He was victorious over Eintracht Frankfurt while playing for SC Freiburg with a score of 1-0. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 33 minutes in this game. Here, he provided one assist. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times. In terms of total touches, he had 17 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Luca Waldschmidt had nine tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win four. He covered a distance of 4.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Luca Waldschmidt had a total of seven sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Luca Waldschmidt has played 90 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 27. He has netted 15 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, Luca Waldschmidt has completed 40 matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of 13 goals.
Up to now, Luca Waldschmidt has played three international matches for Germany.