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 the ongoing season, the 23-year-old has scored one goal and takes fourth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Anthony Ujah. With 16 shots taken so far, the 1.87m-tall forward has had the third-most attempts on goal of any 1. FC Union Berlin player. Up to now, he has hit the post one time. With this, he has had the fourth-most in the league along with Jhon Cordoba (1. FC Köln), Sebastian Rudy (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Robert Skov (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Sargis Adamyan (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Marvin Friedrich, Marko Grujic (Hertha BSC), Davie Selke (Hertha BSC), Javairo Dilrosun (Hertha BSC), Yussuf Poulsen (RB Leipzig), Matheus Cunha (RB Leipzig), Christopher Nkunku (RB Leipzig), Marcel Sabitzer (RB Leipzig), Marcel Halstenberg (RB Leipzig), Uwe Hünemeier (SC Paderborn 07), Kai Pröger (SC Paderborn 07), Florian Niederlechner (FC Augsburg), Amine Harit (FC Schalke 04), Salif Sané (FC Schalke 04), Guido Burgstaller (FC Schalke 04) and Daniel Caligiuri (FC Schalke 04). The player with the shirt number 32 additionally made one pass to a shot. In six of the previous seven games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these seven games, he won 3 with his club. Additionally, Marcus Ingvartsen was substituted in for one game.
Marcus Ingvartsen played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (9 November 2019). Playing for 1. FC Union Berlin, he won against 1. FSV Mainz 05 3-2. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of five times, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. In terms of total touches, he had 35 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Marcus Ingvartsen had 22 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win seven. During his total playing time in this game, he ran 12.9 km and thus covered a longer distance than all other players in the game. In doing so, he had a total of 24 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Marcus Ingvartsen has played seven matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won three. 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 one ball in the net.