Marco Höger | Playerprofile
Marco Höger was born on 16 September 1989 in Köln and plays for 1. FC Köln. He played for TuS Höhenhaus from 1994-2001, for Bayer 04 Leverkusen from 2001-2005, for Alemannia Aachen from 2005-2011, for FC Schalke 04 from 2011-2016 and has played for 1. FC Köln since 2016.
Current season 2019/20
In three of the previous six games of the season, Marco Höger was in the starting line-up. Of these six games, he won 1 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for three games.
Marco Höger played his last game on the 10th matchday of the 2019/20 season (3 November 2019). Playing for 1. FC Köln, he lost to Fortuna Düsseldorf 0-2. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 83 minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, the 30-year-old had 86 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. Furthermore, he had 24 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 13. The 1.82m-tall midfielder was additionally able to make 61 successful passes – the best performance in the game. He covered a distance of 9.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of eight sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Marco Höger has played 147 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 64. He has netted seven goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 59 matches with his present squad.
Marco Höger won the Supercup in 2011 with FC Schalke 04.