Lucas Nicolás Alario | Playerprofile
Lucas Alario was born on 8 October 1992 in Tostado and plays for Bayer 04 Leverkusen. He played for Club San Lorenzo de Tostado from 2007-2010, for CA Colon de Santa Fe from 2011-2015, for CA River Plate from 2015-2017 and has played for Bayer 04 Leverkusen since 2017.
Current season 2019/20
In this season, the 27-year-old has scored six goals and takes second place within his squad. He shares this rank with Kai Havertz. With one assist, Lucas Alario presently has the ninth-most in his team along with Jonathan Tah, Leon Bailey, Paulinho, Lars Bender, Sven Bender, Julian Baumgartlinger and Daley Sinkgraven. With 37 shots taken so far, the 1.85m-tall forward has had the third-most attempts on goal of any Bayer 04 Leverkusen player. Until now, he has been responsible for 15 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself ninth place within the statistics of his club. In nine of the previous 18 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 18 games, he won 9 with his club. Additionally, the player with the shirt number 13 was substituted in for nine games.
Lucas Alario played his last game on the 24th matchday of the 2019/20 season (1 March 2020). Playing for Bayer 04 Leverkusen, he played against RB Leipzig and tied with 1-1. He played as a forward throughout this entire game. Lucas Alario shot at the opponent's goal a total of three times. In terms of total touches, he had 25 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 19 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, Lucas Alario was able to win 10 – no other player in his club was as successful. He covered a distance of 10.1 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 29 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Lucas Alario has played 68 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 34. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Here, he has put a total of 24 balls in the net.