Bote Ridle Nzuzi Baku | Playerprofile
Ridle Baku was born on 8 April 1998 in Mainz and plays for VfL Wolfsburg. He played for 1. FSV Mainz 05 from 2007-2020 and has played for VfL Wolfsburg since 2020.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, the 1.76m-tall midfielder has scored six goals for his team and is therefore the second-best scorer of his squad. With four assists, he currently has the third-most in his team along with Renato Steffen, Xaver Schlager and Yannick Gerhardt. In 29 of the previous 30 games of the season, the player with the shirt number 20 was in the starting line-up. Of these 30 games, he won 16 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.
With a pass success rate of 76.94 per cent, the 23-year-old now occupies fifth place within his squad. Furthermore, he has attained the sixth position on his squad's leaderboard for a tackle success rate of 43.77 per cent. His strength lies especially in his endurance. For this reason, he leads the ranking for the Bundesliga with 956 sprints.
Ridle Baku played his last game on the 30th matchday of the 2020/21 season (21 April 2021). Playing for VfL Wolfsburg, he won against VfB Stuttgart 3-1. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, Ridle Baku had 54 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 19 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win seven. He was additionally able to make 24 successful passes. He covered a distance of 10.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Ridle Baku had a total of 26 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Ridle Baku has played 78 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 31. He has netted nine goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, Ridle Baku has completed 28 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of six goals.
Up to now, Ridle Baku has played one international match for Germany.