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 2020/21
In the ongoing season, the 21-year-old has scored four goals and takes fifth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Kerem Demirbay. With 10 assists, Moussa Diaby currently has the sixth-most in the league together with Joshua Kimmich (FC Bayern München), Kingsley Coman (FC Bayern München), Raphaël Guerreiro (Borussia Dortmund) and Vincenzo Grifo (Sport-Club Freiburg). With 50 shots taken so far, Moussa Diaby has had the third-most attempts on goal of any Bayer 04 Leverkusen player. Until now, he has been responsible for 44 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself third place within the statistics of his club. In 28 of the previous 32 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 32 games, he won 14 with his club. Additionally, the 1.7m-tall forward was substituted in for four games.
The player with the shirt number 19 is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. His total number of sprints this season is 843 (rank 8). His maximum speed is currently 35.57 km/h, securing him eighth place in the league statistics.
Moussa Diaby played his last game on the 34th matchday of the 2020/21 season (22 May 2021). Playing for Bayer 04 Leverkusen, he lost to Borussia Dortmund 1-3. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 17 minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, he had 13 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had four tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win three. Moussa Diaby covered a distance of 1.6 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of six sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Moussa Diaby has played 60 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 30. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Here, Moussa Diaby has put a total of nine balls in the net.