Marin Pongračić was born on 11 September 1997 in Landshut and plays for Borussia Dortmund. He played for FC Bayern München from 2012-2013, for FC Ingolstadt 04 from 2013-2016, for TSV 1860 München from 2016-2017, for FC Red Bull Salzburg from 2017-2020, for VfL Wolfsburg from 2020-2021 and has played for Borussia Dortmund since 2021.
Current season 2021/22
In five of the previous eight games of the season, the 24-year-old was in the starting line-up. Of these eight games, he won 6 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for three games.
The 1.9m-tall defender played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2021/22 season (6 November 2021). Playing for Borussia Dortmund, he lost to RB Leipzig 1-2. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a defender for 45 minutes. In terms of total touches, Marin Pongračić had 30 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had seven tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win five. The player with the shirt number 34 was additionally able to make 18 successful passes. He covered a distance of 4.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 10 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Marin Pongračić has played 29 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 17. He has netted two goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, Marin Pongračić has completed eight matches with his current squad.
News & videos
Pongracic tipped for Dortmund explosion
Dortmund coach Marco Rose believes Marin Pongracic can play a big role at the heart of the defence this season under his mentorship.
Erling Haaland in Dortmund squad to face Wolfsburg
The 21-year-old will travel to Wolfsburg, following seven matches on the sidelines through injury.
Matchday 13: probable line-ups
Mats Hummels should be back at the heart of Borussia Dortmund's defence when they take on Wolfsburg on Saturday.
Wolfsburg vs. Dortmund: team news
Nmecha and Wolfsburg will try and take full advantage with Haaland not yet fit to start when Dortmund visit on Saturday.