Marcelo Josemir Saracchi Pintos | Playerprofile
Marcelo Saracchi was born on 23 April 1998 in Paysandu and plays for RB Leipzig. He played for Danubio FC Montevideo from 2011-2017, for CA River Plate from 2017-2018 and has played for RB Leipzig since 2018.
Current season 2019/20
In the ongoing season, the player with the shirt number 3 has scored one goal and takes seventh place within his squad. He shares this rank with Nordi Mukiele, Willi Orban, Lukas Klostermann and Kevin Kampl. In one of the previous two games of the season, Marcelo Saracchi was in the starting line-up. Of these two games, he won 1 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.
The 1.72m-tall defender played his last game on the eighth matchday of the 2019/20 season (19 October 2019). Playing for RB Leipzig, he played against VfL Wolfsburg and tied with 1-1. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, Marcelo Saracchi had 93 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. Furthermore, he had 17 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 11. He was additionally able to make 42 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 35 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
The 21-year-old has played 11 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won four. 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 one ball in the net.