Marcel Sabitzer | Playerprofile
Marcel Sabitzer was born on 17 March 1994 in Graz and plays for RB Leipzig. He played for Villacher SV from 2000-2001, for Grazer AK from 2001-2008, for SC Wiener Neustadt from 2008-2009, for FK Austria Wien from 2009-2009, for FC FLYERALARM Admira Wacker from 2009-2013, for SK Rapid Wien from 2013-2014, for FC Red Bull Salzburg from 2014-2015 and has played for RB Leipzig since 2015.
Current season 2020/21
In the current season, the 27-year-old has scored seven goals, which makes him the top scorer of his squad. With two assists, he currently has the seventh-most in his team along with Marcel Halstenberg. In 21 of the previous 24 games of the season, the 1.78m-tall midfielder was in the starting line-up. Of these 24 games, he won 14 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for three games.
The player with the shirt number 7 played his last game on the 29th matchday of the 2020/21 season (16 April 2021). Playing for RB Leipzig, he played against TSG Hoffenheim and tied with 0-0. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, he had 79 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 22 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, Marcel Sabitzer was able to win seven. He was additionally able to make 51 successful passes. During his total playing time in this game, he ran 12.4 km and thus covered a longer distance than all other players in the game. In doing so, he had a total of 11 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Marcel Sabitzer has played 140 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 80. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of RB Leipzig. Here, he has put a total of 31 balls in the net.