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.
Current season 2020/21
In total, Niko Gießelmann has taken three shots at goal. He additionally made three passes to a shot. In four of the previous 12 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 12 games, he won 4 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for eight games.
The player with the shirt number 23 played his last game on the 22nd matchday of the 2020/21 season (20 February 2021). Playing for 1. FC Union Berlin, he won against SC Freiburg 1-0. He was substituted in and played as a midfielder for a total of 14 minutes in this game. In terms of total touches, Niko Gießelmann had five individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had four tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win two. The 29-year-old covered a distance of 2.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of six sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Niko Gießelmann has played 67 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 22. He has netted one goal during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, Niko Gießelmann has completed 12 matches with his current squad.