Sebastian Polter | Playerprofile
Sebastian Polter was born on 1 April 1991 in Wilhelmshaven and plays for 1. FC Union Berlin. He played for Heidmühler FC from 1994-2003, for SV Wilhelmshaven from 2003-2004, for SV Werder Bremen from 2004-2005, for SV Wilhelmshaven from 2005-2006, for Eintracht Braunschweig from 2006-2007, for VfL Wolfsburg from 2007-2012, for 1. FC Nürnberg from 2012-2013, for 1. FSV Mainz 05 from 2013-2014, for 1. FC Union Berlin from 2014-2015, for Queens Park Rangers FC from 2015-2017 and has played for 1. FC Union Berlin since 2017.
Current season 2019/20
In the current season, the player with the shirt number 9 has scored two goals for his team and is therefore the third-best scorer of his squad. With one assist, he currently has the third-most in his team along with Christopher Lenz and Robert Andrich. So far, the 28-year-old has taken six shots at goal. With this result he has secured himself, along with Marvin Friedrich and Christopher Lenz, eighth place on the team-internal leaderboard for this category. With four passes to a shot, Sebastian Polter presently occupies ninth place within the team statistics along with Akaki Gogia. In one of the previous seven games of the season, Sebastian Polter was in the starting line-up. Of these seven games, he won 2 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for six games.
The 1.92m-tall forward has shot two penalty kicks this season, occupying, together with Sebastian Andersson, Robert Lewandowski (FC Bayern München) and Gian-Luca Waldschmidt (Sport-Club Freiburg), third place in the league ranking.
Sebastian Polter played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (9 November 2019). Playing for 1. FC Union Berlin, he won against 1. FSV Mainz 05 3-2. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a forward for 76 minutes. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of one time. In terms of total touches, he had 32 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Sebastian Polter had 29 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 16. He covered a distance of 9.3 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 28 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Sebastian Polter has played 58 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 20. He has netted nine goals throughout his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, he has completed seven matches with his current squad. Here, he has scored a total of two goals.