Moussa Niakhaté | Playerprofile
Moussa Niakhaté was born on 8 March 1996 in Roubaix and plays for 1. FSV Mainz 05. He played for AMCS Comines from 2002-2004, for Lille OSC from 2004-2011, for ES Wasquehal from 2011-2012, for US Boulogne from 2012-2013, for US Valenciennes from 2013-2017, for FC Metz from 2017-2018 and has played for 1. FSV Mainz 05 since 2018.
Current season 2020/21
Moussa Niakhaté was in the starting line-up in all previous seven games of the season. Of these, he won one game with his club. His pass success rate amounts to 85.71 per cent, with which the 24-year-old occupies second place in the team-internal statistics. He has a tackle success rate of 55.38 per cent, which results in him leading the team-internal statistics for this category.
The 1.9m-tall defender played his last game on the eighth matchday of the 2020/21 season (22 November 2020). Playing for 1. FSV Mainz 05, he won against SC Freiburg 3-1. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, Moussa Niakhaté had 22 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had nine tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win three. Moussa Niakhaté was additionally able to make 10 successful passes. He covered a distance of 10.6 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 13 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
The player with the shirt number 19 has played 73 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 23. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of 1. FSV Mainz 05. Here, Moussa Niakhaté has put a total of two balls in the net.