1. FC Union Berlin

Maximilian Bennet Kruse | Playerprofile

Maximilian Bennet Kruse
German de
32 years
180 cm
3 days ago

Max Kruse was born on 19 March 1988 in Reinbek and plays for 1. FC Union Berlin. He played for TSV Reinbek from 1992-1998, for SC Vier- und Marschlande from 1998-2005, for SV Werder Bremen from 2006-2009, for Werder Bremen II from 2006-2009, for FC St. Pauli from 2009-2012, for SC Freiburg from 2012-2013, for Borussia M'gladbach from 2013-2015, for VfL Wolfsburg from 2015-2016, for SV Werder Bremen from 2016-2019, for Fenerbahce SK Istanbul from 2019-2020 and has played for 1. FC Union Berlin since 2020.

Current season 2020/21

With two passes to a shot, Max Kruse currently occupies eighth place within the team statistics along with Marvin Friedrich. In two of the previous four games of the season, the player with the shirt number 10 was in the starting line-up. Of these four games, he won 1 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for two games.

Last game

Max Kruse played his last game on the fourth matchday of the 2020/21 season (18 October 2020). Playing for 1. FC Union Berlin, he played against FC Schalke 04 and tied with 1-1. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 77 minutes. In terms of total touches, Max Kruse had 36 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had nine tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win two. He covered a distance of 9.4 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 21 sprints.

Bundesliga career and records

The 1.8m-tall forward has played 254 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 102. He has netted 75 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, the 32-year-old has completed four matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of one goal. With a total of 254 matches played throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga, he presently has played the 21st-most career matches. With a total of 75 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes sixth place on the active scoring chart.

International appointments

Up to now, Max Kruse has played 14 international matches for Germany. He scored a total of four goals in these games. He won the Supercup in 2015 with VfL Wolfsburg.