Malick Laye Thiaw | Playerprofile
Malick Thiaw was born on 8 August 2001 in Düsseldorf and plays for FC Schalke 04. He played for TV Kalkum / Wittlaer from 2006-2009, for Fortuna Düsseldorf from 2009-2010, for Bayer 04 Leverkusen from 2010-2011, for Borussia M'gladbach from 2011-2015 and has played for FC Schalke 04 since 2015.
Current season 2020/21
In the current season, the player with the shirt number 33 has scored one goal and takes fourth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Goncalo Paciencia, Amine Harit, Suat Serdar, Nassim Boujellab, Omar Mascarell, Sead Kolašinac and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar. In 15 of the previous 19 games of the season, Malick Thiaw was in the starting line-up. Of these 19 games, he won 2 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for four games.
The 1.91m-tall defender has scored one own goal. Together with Felix Uduokhai (FC Augsburg), Raphael Framberger (FC Augsburg), Robert Andrich (1. FC Union Berlin), Nico Schlotterbeck (1. FC Union Berlin), Niklas Moisander (SV Werder Bremen), Ludwig Augustinsson (SV Werder Bremen), Joshua Sargent (SV Werder Bremen), John Anthony Brooks (VfL Wolfsburg), Nico Schulz (Borussia Dortmund), Baptiste Santamaria (Sport-Club Freiburg), Keven Schlotterbeck (Sport-Club Freiburg), Jeremiah St. Juste (1. FSV Mainz 05), Edmond Tapsoba (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Lukáš Hrádecký (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Tuta (Eintracht Frankfurt), Martin Hinteregger (Eintracht Frankfurt), Marc-Oliver Kempf (VfB Stuttgart), Joakim Nilsson (DSC Arminia Bielefeld), Suat Serdar and Can Bozdogan, he shares second place in the league statistics for this category.
The 19-year-old played his last game on the 30th matchday of the 2020/21 season (20 April 2021). Playing for FC Schalke 04, he lost to Arminia Bielefeld 0-1. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a defender for 71 minutes. In terms of total touches, he had 54 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 20 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 10. He was additionally able to make 31 successful passes. He covered a distance of 7.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 12 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Malick Thiaw has played 23 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won two. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of FC Schalke 04. Here, Malick Thiaw has put a total of one ball in the net.