Marcel Halstenberg | Playerprofile
Marcel Halstenberg was born on 27 September 1991 in Laatzen and plays for RB Leipzig. He played for SV Germania Grasdorf from 1998-1999, for Hannover 96 from 1999-2011, for Borussia Dortmund from 2011-2013, for Borussia Dortmund II from 2011-2013, for FC St. Pauli from 2013-2015 and has played for RB Leipzig since 2015.
Current season 2019/20
In the ongoing season, the player with the shirt number 23 has scored two goals and takes fourth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Yussuf Poulsen and Emil Forsberg. With two assists, the 1.88m-tall defender presently has the fifth-most in his team along with Emil Forsberg. The 28-year-old was in the starting line-up in all previous eight games of the season. Of these, he won four games with his club.
His pass success rate amounts to 84.25 per cent, with which Marcel Halstenberg occupies third place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 57.89 per cent. With this, he occupies second place in the team-internal statistics.
Marcel Halstenberg played his last game on the 10th matchday of the 2019/20 season (2 November 2019). He was victorious over 1. FSV Mainz 05 while playing for RB Leipzig with a score of 8-0. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In doing so, Marcel Halstenberg scored one goal. In terms of total touches, he had 102 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 11 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win five. He was additionally able to make 78 successful passes. He covered a distance of 10.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Marcel Halstenberg had a total of 18 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Marcel Halstenberg has played 81 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 45. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of RB Leipzig. Here, Marcel Halstenberg has put a total of seven balls in the net.
Up to now, Marcel Halstenberg has played six international matches for Germany. He scored a total of one goal in these games.