Martin Sebastian Andersson | Playerprofile
Sebastian Andersson was born on 15 July 1991 in Ängelholm and plays for 1. FC Köln. 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, for 1. FC Union Berlin from 2018-2020 and has played for 1. FC Köln since 2020.
Current season 2020/21
In the current season, the player with the shirt number 9 has already scored one goal and, along with Dodi Lukébakio (Hertha BSC), Peter Pekarík (Hertha BSC), Jhon Cordoba (Hertha BSC), Matheus Cunha (Hertha BSC), Sebastian Rode (Eintracht Frankfurt), Bas Dost (Eintracht Frankfurt), Marcus Thuram (Borussia Mönchengladbach), Nico Schlotterbeck (1. FC Union Berlin), Marius Bülter (1. FC Union Berlin), Kerem Demirbay (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Yussuf Poulsen (RB Leipzig), Amadou Haidara (RB Leipzig), Cebio Soukou (DSC Arminia Bielefeld), Jóan Símun Edmundsson (DSC Arminia Bielefeld), Dominick Drexler, Michael Gregoritsch (FC Augsburg), Felix Uduokhai (FC Augsburg), Ruben Vargas (FC Augsburg), André Hahn (FC Augsburg) and Daniel Caligiuri (FC Augsburg), has the 10th-most attempts on goal within the league. With nine shots taken in total, the 29-year-old has guaranteed himself, along with Niclas Füllkrug (SV Werder Bremen), the second place ranking in the league. Until now, Sebastian Andersson has been responsible for three passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fourth place within the statistics of his club.
There were few players in the Bundesliga who were able to outperform Sebastian Andersson in terms of headers. Because of this, he has won 13 aerial duels and so is the fourth-most successful player in this category in the league.
Sebastian Andersson played his last game on the fourth matchday of the 2020/21 season (18 October 2020). Playing for 1. FC Köln, he played against Eintracht Frankfurt and tied with 1-1. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a forward for 89 minutes. The 1.9m-tall forward shot at the opponent's goal a total of three times, which is the highest amount of any player in the club. In terms of total touches, he had 44 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 39 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in this game. Of these, he was able to win 25 – and therefore was more successful than any other player in this game. He covered a distance of 10 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 17 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Sebastian Andersson has played 37 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 11. He has netted 13 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, Sebastian Andersson has completed four matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of one goal.