Peter Pekarík | Playerprofile
Peter Pekarík was born on 30 October 1986 in Zilina and plays for Hertha Berlin. He played for MSK Zilina from 2003-2004, for FK ZTS Dubnica from 2004-2005, for MSK Zilina from 2005-2009, for VfL Wolfsburg from 2009-2011, for Kayserispor K from 2011-2012, for VfL Wolfsburg from 2012-2012 and has played for Hertha BSC since 2012.
Current season 2020/21
In the ongoing season, the player with the shirt number 2 has scored two goals and takes fifth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Mattéo Guendouzi. With one assist, the 34-year-old currently has the fifth-most in his team along with Mathew Leckie, Jhon Córdoba, Krzysztof Piatek, Javairô Dilrosun, Mattéo Guendouzi and Sami Khedira. In 19 of the previous 20 games of the season, Peter Pekarík was in the starting line-up. Of these 20 games, he won 4 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.
Peter Pekarík played his last game on the 21st matchday of the 2020/21 season (13 February 2021). Playing for Hertha BSC, he played against VfB Stuttgart and tied with 1-1. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a defender for 79 minutes. In terms of total touches, the 1.77m-tall defender had 38 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had eight tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win four. He was additionally able to make 27 successful passes. He covered a distance of 10.1 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Peter Pekarík had a total of 25 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Peter Pekarík has played 208 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 77. So far, he has completed 153 matches with his current squad. Here, he has put a total of three balls in the net. Peter Pekarík took the German championship title in 2008/09 while playing for VfL Wolfsburg.