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 ongoing 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 13 of the previous 17 games of the season, the 1.91m-tall defender was in the starting line-up. Of these 17 games, he won 2 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for four games.
Malick Thiaw has scored one own goal. Together with Joakim Nilsson (DSC Arminia Bielefeld), Baptiste Santamaria (Sport-Club Freiburg), Keven Schlotterbeck (Sport-Club Freiburg), Niklas Moisander (SV Werder Bremen), Ludwig Augustinsson (SV Werder Bremen), Joshua Sargent (SV Werder Bremen), Robert Andrich (1. FC Union Berlin), Nico Schlotterbeck (1. FC Union Berlin), Lukas Klünter (Hertha BSC), Tuta (Eintracht Frankfurt), Martin Hinteregger (Eintracht Frankfurt), John Anthony Brooks (VfL Wolfsburg), Marc-Oliver Kempf (VfB Stuttgart), Nico Schulz (Borussia Dortmund), Suat Serdar, Can Bozdogan, Frederik Rønnow, Shkodran Mustafi, Felix Uduokhai (FC Augsburg) and Raphael Framberger (FC Augsburg), he shares second place in the league statistics for this category.
The 19-year-old played his last game on the 28th matchday of the 2020/21 season (11 April 2021). He was victorious over FC Augsburg while playing for FC Schalke 04 with a score of 1-0. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, he had 71 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 13 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, Malick Thiaw was able to win six. He was additionally able to make 51 successful passes. He covered a distance of 10.7 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 21 matches throughout 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, he has put a total of one ball in the net.