Niklas Stark | Playerprofile
Niklas Stark was born on 14 April 1995 in Neustadt an der Aisch and plays for Hertha Berlin. He played for FSV Ipsheim from 1998-2002, for TSV Neustadt/Aisch from 2002-2004, for 1. FC Nürnberg from 2004-2015 and has played for Hertha BSC since 2015.
Current season 2020/21
Niklas Stark was in the starting line-up in all previous 17 games of the season. Of these, he won four games with his club. With a pass success rate of 86.47 per cent, the player with the shirt number 5 now occupies third place within his squad. Furthermore, he has attained the fourth position on his squad's leaderboard for a tackle success rate of 52.84 per cent. Few players have covered a greater distance in the ongoing season than him. The 25-year-old is presently the fifth-best runner with 190 km run on the pitch.
The 1.9m-tall defender played his last game on the 17th matchday of the 2020/21 season (19 January 2021). Playing for Hertha BSC, he lost against TSG Hoffenheim 0-3. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, Niklas Stark had 86 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. Furthermore, he had 12 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win eight. Niklas Stark was additionally able to make 63 successful passes – the best performance in the game. He covered a distance of 10.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 22 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Niklas Stark has played 158 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 46. Thus far, he has completed 134 matches with his present squad. Here, Niklas Stark has put a total of six balls in the net.
So far, Niklas Stark has played two international matches for Germany.