Orel Johnson Mangala | Playerprofile
Orel Mangala was born on 18 March 1998 in Etterbeek and plays for VfB Stuttgart. He played for RSC Anderlecht from 2013-2016, for Borussia Dortmund from 2016-2017, for VfB Stuttgart from 2017-2018, for Hamburger SV from 2018-2019 and has played for VfB Stuttgart since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, the 1.78m-tall midfielder has scored one goal and takes ninth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Philipp Klement, Mateo Klimowicz and Philipp Förster. With three assists, Orel Mangala currently has the second-most in his team along with Wataru Endo, Saša Kalajdžic, Daniel Didavi and Silas Wamangituka. Orel Mangala was in the starting line-up in all previous 22 games of the season. Of these, he won eight games with his club.
His pass success rate amounts to 86.02 per cent, with which Orel Mangala occupies third place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 57.71 per cent. With this, he occupies second place in the team-internal statistics. He is credited as being especially assertive on the pitch. Hence, he has already won 277 tackling duels and in doing so has fought his way to the eighth rank in the league. Few players have covered a greater distance in the ongoing season than the 22-year-old. He is presently the 10th-best runner with 242 km run on the pitch.
Orel Mangala played his last game on the 23rd matchday of the 2020/21 season (27 February 2021). He was victorious over FC Schalke 04 while playing for VfB Stuttgart with a score of 5-1. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, he had 52 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Orel Mangala had 25 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 14. He was additionally able to make 27 successful passes. Orel Mangala 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
The player with the shirt number 23 has played 42 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 16. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of VfB Stuttgart. Here, Orel Mangala has put a total of one ball in the net.