Matthias Lukas Ginter | Playerprofile
Matthias Ginter was born on 19 January 1994 in Freiburg im Breisgau and plays for Borussia Mönchengladbach. He played for SV March from 1998-2005, for SC Freiburg from 2005-2014, for Borussia Dortmund from 2014-2017 and has played for Borussia M'gladbach since 2017.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, Matthias Ginter has scored one goal and takes ninth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Ramy Bensebaini, Oscar Wendt, Stefan Lainer, Valentino Lazaro and Denis Zakaria. With one assist, Matthias Ginter presently has the fifth-most in his team along with Alassane Pléa, Marcus Thuram and László Bénes. The 1.91m-tall defender was in the starting line-up in all previous 18 games of the season. Of these, he won eight games with his club.
His pass success rate amounts to 87.34 per cent, with which the player with the shirt number 28 occupies third place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 64.91 per cent. In the league ranking for this category, he is second-best with this result. He has had 1,468 individual ball possessions this season. With this, Matthias Ginter occupies fifth place in the Bundesliga statistics for this category.
The 27-year-old played his last game on the 18th matchday of the 2020/21 season (22 January 2021). He was victorious over Borussia Dortmund while playing for Borussia M'gladbach with a score of 4-2. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, he had 53 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 11 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, Matthias Ginter was able to win five. He was additionally able to make 34 successful passes. He covered a distance of 10.7 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 10 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Matthias Ginter has played 247 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 117. He has netted 14 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed 110 matches with his current squad. Here, Matthias Ginter has scored a total of nine goals. With a total of 247 matches played throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga, he currently has played the 27th-most career matches.
So far, Matthias Ginter has played 35 international matches for Germany. He scored a total of two goals in these games. He won the World Cup with Germany in 2014. He claimed the Confederations Cup with Germany in 2017. He won the DFB-Pokal in 2016/17 with Borussia Dortmund. Matthias Ginter won the Supercup in 2014 with Borussia Dortmund.