Marcus Højriis Ingvartsen | Playerprofile
Marcus Ingvartsen was born on 4 January 1996 in Farum and plays for 1. FC Union Berlin. He played for FC Nordsjaelland from 2012-2017, for KRC Genk from 2017-2019 and has played for 1. FC Union Berlin since 2019.
Current season 2019/20
In this season, Marcus Ingvartsen has scored four goals for his team and is therefore the third-best scorer of his squad. With one assist, he presently has the sixth-most in his team along with Christian Gentner, Sebastian Andersson and Yunus Malli. With 40 shots taken so far, the player with the shirt number 32 has had the third-most attempts on goal of any 1. FC Union Berlin player. Up to now, he has hit the post two times. With this, he has had the fifth-most in the league along with Simon Terodde (1. FC Köln), Karim Bellarabi (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Matheus Cunha (Hertha BSC), Leonardo Bittencourt (SV Werder Bremen), Guido Burgstaller (FC Schalke 04), Daniel Caligiuri (FC Schalke 04), Robert Skov (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Christopher Lenz, Alassane Pléa (Borussia Mönchengladbach), Breel Embolo (Borussia Mönchengladbach), Marcus Thuram (Borussia Mönchengladbach) and Denis Zakaria (Borussia Mönchengladbach). With eight passes to a shot, the 1.87m-tall forward currently occupies eighth place within the team statistics along with Anthony Ujah. In 14 of the previous 20 games of the season, Marcus Ingvartsen was in the starting line-up. Of these 20 games, he won 8 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for six games.
The 24-year-old played his last game on the 25th matchday of the 2019/20 season (7 March 2020). Playing for 1. FC Union Berlin, he lost to SC Freiburg 1-3. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 18 minutes in this game. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times, which is the highest amount of any player in the club. In terms of total touches, Marcus Ingvartsen had 10 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had three tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win two. Marcus Ingvartsen covered a distance of 2.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of seven sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Marcus Ingvartsen has played 20 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won eight. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of 1. FC Union Berlin. Here, Marcus Ingvartsen has put a total of four balls in the net.