Robin Knoche | Playerprofile
Robin Knoche was born on 22 May 1992 in Braunschweig and plays for 1. FC Union Berlin. He played for TSV Germania Lamme from 1996-2002, for SV Olympia Braunschweig from 2002-2005, for VfL Wolfsburg from 2005-2020 and has played for 1. FC Union Berlin since 2020.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, the 1.9m-tall defender has scored one goal and takes 10th place within his squad. He shares this rank with Nico Schlotterbeck, Marius Bülter, Christopher Trimmel and Keita Endo. Robin Knoche was in the starting line-up in all previous 28 games of the season. Of these, he won nine games with his club.
With a pass success rate of 88.67 per cent, Robin Knoche currently occupies first place within his squad. Furthermore, he has attained the fourth position on his squad's leaderboard for a tackle success rate of 52.95 per cent. He has had 2,020 individual ball possessions this season. With this, the 28-year-old occupies fifth place in the Bundesliga statistics for this category. Few players have covered a greater distance in the ongoing season than him. He is presently the fourth-best runner with 307 km run on the pitch.
The player with the shirt number 31 played his last game on the 28th matchday of the 2020/21 season (10 April 2021). Playing for 1. FC Union Berlin, he played against FC Bayern München and tied with 1-1. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, Robin Knoche had 73 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in his club. Furthermore, he had 10 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win four. He was additionally able to make 55 successful passes – the best performance within his club for this game. He covered a distance of 10.8 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Robin Knoche had a total of eight sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Robin Knoche has played 211 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 87. He has netted 13 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, Robin Knoche has completed 28 matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of one goal.
Robin Knoche won the DFB-Pokal in 2014/15 with VfL Wolfsburg.