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 2019/20
The 1.9m-tall defender was in the starting line-up in all previous 12 games of the season. Of these, he won three games with his club. His pass success rate amounts to 87.06 per cent, with which the player with the shirt number 5 occupies third place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 55 per cent. With this, he occupies second place in the team-internal statistics. He has scored one own goal. Together with Florian Kastenmeier (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Lewis Baker (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Jiri Pavlenka (SV Werder Bremen), Ömer Toprak (SV Werder Bremen), Pavel Kaderábek (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Daniel Brosinski (1. FSV Mainz 05), Florian Niederlechner (FC Augsburg), Stephan Lichtsteiner (FC Augsburg), Manuel Akanji (Borussia Dortmund), Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund), Thomas Delaney (Borussia Dortmund), Rafael Czichos (1. FC Köln) and Karim Rekik, the 24-year-old shares first place in the league statistics for this category.
Niklas Stark played his last game on the 14th matchday of the 2019/20 season (6 December 2019). Playing for Hertha BSC, he played against Eintracht Frankfurt and tied with 2-2. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a defender for 79 minutes. In terms of total touches, he had 34 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 16 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 11. Niklas Stark was additionally able to make seven successful passes. He covered a distance of 8.7 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 12 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Niklas Stark has played 132 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 39. Thus far, he has completed 108 matches with his present squad. Here, Niklas Stark has put a total of five balls in the net.
Up to now, Niklas Stark has played one international match for Germany.