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 2008-2008, 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 ongoing season, the 1.78m-tall midfielder has scored three goals for his team and is therefore the fourth-best scorer of his squad. With one assist, he currently has the fifth-most in his team along with Lazar Samardžic, Marcel Halstenberg, Nordi Mukiele, Amadou Haidara, Christopher Nkunku and Alexander Sørloth. In 12 of the previous 14 games of the season, the player with the shirt number 7 was in the starting line-up. Of these 14 games, he won 7 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for two games.
The 26-year-old played his last game on the 18th matchday of the 2020/21 season (23 January 2021). Playing for RB Leipzig, he lost to 1. FSV Mainz 05 2-3. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. Here, he provided one assist. In terms of total touches, he had 81 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 18 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win seven. He was additionally able to make 52 successful passes. During his total playing time in this game, he ran 11.4 km and thus covered a longer distance than all other players in the game. In doing so, Marcel Sabitzer had a total of eight sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Marcel Sabitzer has played 130 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 73. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of RB Leipzig. Here, Marcel Sabitzer has put a total of 27 balls in the net.