Marcus Lilian Thuram-Ulien | Playerprofile
Marcus Thuram was born on 6 August 1997 in Parma and plays for Borussia Mönchengladbach. He played for Olympique Neuilly from 2007-2010, for AC de Boulogne-Billancourt from 2010-2012, for FC Sochaux from 2012-2017, for En Avant de Guingamp from 2017-2019 and has played for Borussia M'gladbach since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In the current season, the player with the shirt number 10 has put the ball in the net 10 times. Along with Alassane Pléa, he is the top-ranked player in this category. With eight assists, the 1.92m-tall forward presently has the ninth-most in the league together with Maximilian Arnold (VfL Wolfsburg), Christian Günter (Sport-Club Freiburg), Vincenzo Grifo (Sport-Club Freiburg), Christopher Trimmel (1. FC Union Berlin) and Timo Werner (RB Leipzig). With 59 shots taken so far, Marcus Thuram has had the second-most attempts on goal of any Borussia Mönchengladbach player. Up to now, he has hit the post two times. With this, he has had the eighth-most in the league along with Filip Kostic (Eintracht Frankfurt), Robert Lewandowski (FC Bayern München), Patrick Herrmann, Denis Zakaria, Matheus Cunha (Hertha BSC), Karim Bellarabi (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Robert Skov (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Guido Burgstaller (FC Schalke 04), Daniel Caligiuri (FC Schalke 04), Marcus Ingvartsen (1. FC Union Berlin), Christopher Lenz (1. FC Union Berlin), Valon Berisha (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Milot Rashica (SV Werder Bremen), Leonardo Bittencourt (SV Werder Bremen), Simon Terodde (1. FC Köln) and Christopher Nkunku (RB Leipzig). Until now, Marcus Thuram has been responsible for 30 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fifth place within the statistics of his club. In 28 of the previous 31 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 31 games, he won 17 with his club. Additionally, the 22-year-old was substituted in for three games.
Marcus Thuram has suffered 60 fouls so far and shares sixth place in the league-wide statistics for this category with Erik Thommy (Fortuna Düsseldorf). Marcus Thuram is credited as being especially assertive on the pitch. Hence, he has already won 406 tackling duels and in doing so has fought his way to the third rank in the league. His maximum speed is currently 35.6 km/h, securing him 10th place in the league statistics.
Marcus Thuram played his last game on the 31st matchday of the 2019/20 season (13 June 2020). Playing for Borussia M'gladbach, he lost to FC Bayern München 1-2. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a forward for 10 minutes. Marcus Thuram shot at the opponent's goal a total of one time. In terms of total touches, he had two individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had one tackle challenge in the last match. Marcus Thuram was victorious in all tackle challenges. He covered a distance of 0.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of one sprint.
Bundesliga career and records
Marcus Thuram has played 31 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 17. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Borussia Mönchengladbach. Here, he has put a total of 10 balls in the net.