Martin Sebastian Andersson | Playerprofile
Sebastian Andersson was born on 15 July 1991 in Ängelholm and plays for 1. FC Union Berlin. He played for Helsingborgs IF from 2006-2007, for Ängelholms FF from 2008-2011, for Kalmar FF from 2012-2014, for Djurgardens IF from 2014-2016, for IFK Norrköping from 2016-2017, for 1.FC Kaiserslautern from 2017-2018 and has played for 1. FC Union Berlin since 2018.
Current season 2020/21
In this season, the player with the shirt number 10 has already scored 12 goals and, along with André Silva (Eintracht Frankfurt), Serge Gnabry (FC Bayern München), Kai Havertz (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) and Andrej Kramaric (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), has the 10th-most attempts on goal within the league. With one assist, the 28-year-old presently has the ninth-most in his team along with Marius Bülter, Joshua Mees and Yunus Malli. The 1.9m-tall forward has taken more shots at goal than anyone else on the team (64 shots). Until now, he has been responsible for 22 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself sixth place within the statistics of his club. In 31 of the previous 33 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 33 games, he won 11 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for two games.
Conclusions about a player's assertiveness can be made based on the number of duels won. Currently, Sebastian Andersson leads the league ranking list for victorious duels with 503 individual actions. With 260 aerial duels won, he is additionally in first place league-wide.
Sebastian Andersson played his last game on the 33rd matchday of the 2019/20 season (20 June 2020). Playing for 1. FC Union Berlin, he lost to TSG Hoffenheim 0-4. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a forward for 85 minutes. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of one time. In terms of total touches, Sebastian Andersson had 28 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 27 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in this game. Of these, he was able to win 13 – and therefore was more successful than any other player in this game. He covered a distance of 9.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he ran, like no other player in his club, a total of 25 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Sebastian Andersson has played 33 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 11. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of 1. FC Union Berlin. Here, Sebastian Andersson has put a total of 12 balls in the net.