Renato Steffen | Playerprofile
Renato Steffen was born on 3 November 1991 in Aarau and plays for VfL Wolfsburg. He played for FC Erlinsbach from 1998-2004, for FC Aarau from 2004-2007, for SC Schöftland from 2007-2011, for FC Solothurn from 2011-2012, for FC Thun from 2012-2013, for Berner SC Young Boys from 2013-2016, for FC Basel from 2016-2018 and has played for VfL Wolfsburg since 2018.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, Renato Steffen has scored five goals for his team and is therefore the second-best scorer of his squad. He has been able to make four assists so far. With this result, he leads the team statistics along with Maximilian Arnold and Yannick Gerhardt. With 28 shots taken so far, Renato Steffen has had the fourth-most attempts on goal of any VfL Wolfsburg player. With 16 passes to a shot, he currently occupies fifth place within the team statistics along with Yannick Gerhardt. In 17 of the previous 19 games of the season, Renato Steffen was in the starting line-up. Of these 19 games, he won 10 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for two games.
The player with the shirt number 8 played his last game on the 22nd matchday of the 2020/21 season (19 February 2021). Playing for VfL Wolfsburg, he won against Arminia Bielefeld 3-0. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 74 minutes. In doing so, the 29-year-old scored two goals. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. In terms of total touches, he had 32 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Renato Steffen had 25 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in his club during this game. Of these, he was able to win eight. He covered a distance of 8.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, the 1.7m-tall midfielder had a total of 22 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Renato Steffen has played 93 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 38. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of VfL Wolfsburg. Here, he has put a total of 16 balls in the net.