Moussa Diaby | Playerprofile
Moussa Diaby was born on 7 July 1999 in Paris and plays for Bayer 04 Leverkusen. He played for Esperance Sportive Parisienne from 2009-2013, for Paris Saint-Germain FC from 2013-2018, for FC Crotone from 2018-2018, for Paris Saint-Germain FC from 2018-2019 and has played for Bayer 04 Leverkusen since 2019.
Current season 2021/22
In the ongoing season, the player with the shirt number 19 has already scored three goals and, along with Serge Gnabry (FC Bayern München), Joshua Kimmich (FC Bayern München), Florian Wirtz, Taiwo Awoniyi (1. FC Union Berlin) and Wout Weghorst (VfL Wolfsburg), has the fifth-most attempts on goal within the league. With one assist, the 22-year-old currently has the third-most in his team along with Kerem Demirbay, Jonathan Tah, Paulinho and Jeremie Frimpong. With 11 shots taken so far, the 1.7m-tall forward has had the second-most attempts on goal of any Bayer 04 Leverkusen player. With seven passes to a shot, he presently occupies second place within the team statistics along with Kerem Demirbay. Moussa Diaby was in the starting line-up in all previous five games of the season. Of these, he won three games with his club.
Moussa Diaby played his last game on the fifth matchday of the 2021/22 season (19 September 2021). Playing for Bayer 04 Leverkusen, he won against VfB Stuttgart 3-1. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 86 minutes. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times, which is the highest amount of any player in the club. In terms of total touches, he had 32 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 20 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win seven. Moussa Diaby covered a distance of 9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 29 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Moussa Diaby has played 65 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 33. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Here, he has put a total of 12 balls in the net.