Niko Gießelmann | Playerprofile
Niko Gießelmann was born on 26 September 1991 in Hannover and plays for 1. FC Union Berlin. He played for TSV Godshorn from 1995-2005, for SC Langenhagen from 2005-2007, for Hannover 96 from 2007-2013, for SpVgg Greuther Fürth from 2013-2017, for Fortuna Düsseldorf from 2017-2020 and has played for 1. FC Union Berlin since 2020.
Niko Gießelmann played his last game on the first matchday of the 2020/21 season (19 September 2020). Playing for 1. FC Union Berlin, he lost against FC Augsburg 1-3. He was substituted in and played as a defender for a total of four minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, he had 12 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Niko Gießelmann had three tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win one. He was additionally able to make three successful passes. The 1.82m-tall defender covered a distance of 1.4 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of three sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
The 29-year-old has played 56 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 18. He has netted one goal during his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, Niko Gießelmann has completed one match with his current squad.