Rafael Czichos | Playerprofile
Rafael Czichos was born on 14 May 1990 in Djidda and plays for 1. FC Köln. He played for FC Verden 04 from 2006-2007, for TSV Ottersberg from 2007-2010, for VfL Wolfsburg from 2010-2012, for FC Rot-Weiß Erfurt from 2012-2015, for Holstein Kiel from 2015-2018 and has played for 1. FC Köln since 2018.
Current season 2019/20
The 1.87m-tall defender was in the starting line-up in all previous 10 games of the season. Of these, he won two games with his club. His pass success rate amounts to 87.38 per cent, with which the 29-year-old occupies second place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 64.46 per cent. In the league ranking for this category, he is fifth-best with this result. He has scored one own goal. Together with Daniel Brosinski (1. FSV Mainz 05), Karim Rekik (Hertha BSC), Niklas Stark (Hertha BSC), Florian Niederlechner (FC Augsburg), Stephan Lichtsteiner (FC Augsburg), Lewis Baker (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Manuel Akanji (Borussia Dortmund), Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund), Thomas Delaney (Borussia Dortmund) and Ömer Toprak (SV Werder Bremen), he shares first place in the league statistics for this category.
The player with the shirt number 5 played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (8 November 2019). Playing for 1. FC Köln, he lost against TSG Hoffenheim 1-2. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, he had 77 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in his club. Furthermore, Rafael Czichos had 26 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 18 – no other player in his club was as successful. He was additionally able to make 44 successful passes. He covered a distance of 10.4 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Rafael Czichos had a total of 13 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Rafael Czichos has played 10 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won two. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of 1. FC Köln.