Nicolás Iván González | Playerprofile
Nicolás González was born on 6 April 1998 in Belen de Escobar and plays for VfB Stuttgart. He played for Argentinos Juniors from 2005-2018 and has played for VfB Stuttgart since 2018.
Current season 2020/21
In the current season, the player with the shirt number 22 has scored six goals for his team and is therefore the third-best scorer of his squad. With two assists, he presently has the seventh-most in his team along with Philipp Klement, Gonzalo Castro and Erik Thommy. With 50 shots taken so far, the 1.8m-tall forward has had the second-most attempts on goal of any VfB Stuttgart player. Up to now, he has hit the post three times. With this, he has had the second-most in the league along with Erling Haaland (Borussia Dortmund) and Krzysztof Piatek (Hertha BSC). The 23-year-old additionally made 13 passes to a shot. In 10 of the previous 15 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 15 games, he won 4 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for five games.
Nicolás González played his last game on the 26th matchday of the 2020/21 season (20 March 2021). Playing for VfB Stuttgart, he lost to FC Bayern München 0-4. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 45 minutes in this game. Nicolás González shot at the opponent's goal a total of one time. In terms of total touches, he had 30 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 11 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, Nicolás González was able to win six. He covered a distance of 4.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 18 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Nicolás González has played 45 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 10. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of VfB Stuttgart. Here, he has put a total of eight balls in the net.