Philipp Förster | Playerprofile
Philipp Förster was born on 4 February 1995 in Bretten and plays for VfB Stuttgart. He played for Karlsruher SC from 2009-2010, for VfB Stuttgart from 2010-2014, for SV Waldhof Mannheim from 2014-2017, for 1. FC Nürnberg from 2017-2017, for SV Sandhausen from 2017-2019 and has played for VfB Stuttgart since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In the ongoing season, the player with the shirt number 20 has scored three goals for his team and is therefore the sixth-best scorer of his squad. With 19 shots taken so far, he has had the 10th-most attempts on goal of any VfB Stuttgart player. Until now, he has been responsible for 26 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself third place within the statistics of his club. In 15 of the previous 23 games of the season, the 1.88m-tall midfielder was in the starting line-up. Of these 23 games, he won 9 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for eight games.
Philipp Förster played his last game on the 32nd matchday of the 2020/21 season (7 May 2021). He was victorious over FC Augsburg while playing for VfB Stuttgart with a score of 2-1. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. In doing so, he scored one goal. Philipp Förster shot at the opponent's goal a total of three times, which is the highest amount of any player in the club. In terms of total touches, he had 54 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 17 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, the 26-year-old was able to win 10. During his total playing time in this game, he ran 12.4 km and thus covered a longer distance than all other players in the game. In doing so, he ran, like no other player in the game, a total of 36 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Philipp Förster has played 23 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won nine. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of VfB Stuttgart. Here, he has put a total of three balls in the net.