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
The player with the shirt number 7 has scored nine goals for his present club this season, therefore securing third place in his squad. In the team-internal ranking for the most assists, he also takes third place, with seven assists leading to a scored goal. With 70 shots taken so far, he has had the second-most attempts on goal of any RB Leipzig player. Until now, Marcel Sabitzer has been responsible for 55 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself second place within the statistics of his club. In 30 of the previous 32 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 32 games, he won 17 with his club. Additionally, the 26-year-old was substituted in for two games.
The 1.78m-tall midfielder played his last game on the 33rd matchday of the 2019/20 season (20 June 2020). Playing for RB Leipzig, he lost against Borussia Dortmund 0-2. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 39 minutes. In terms of total touches, Marcel Sabitzer had 17 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 11 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win three. He covered a distance of 4.7 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 12 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Marcel Sabitzer has played 116 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 66. 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 24 balls in the net.