Sebastian Rode | Playerprofile
Sebastian Rode was born on 11 October 1990 in Seeheim-Jugenheim and plays for Eintracht Frankfurt. He played for SKV Hähnlein from 1994-1998, for Alsbach FC from 1998-2002, for SC Viktoria Griesheim from 2002-2004, for SV Darmstadt 98 from 2004-2005, for Kickers Offenbach from 2005-2010, for Eintracht Frankfurt from 2010-2014, for FC Bayern München from 2014-2016, for Borussia Dortmund from 2016-2018, for Eintracht Frankfurt from 2019-2019, for Borussia Dortmund from 2019-2019 and has played for Eintracht Frankfurt since 2019.
Current season 2019/20
In the current season, the 1.79m-tall midfielder has scored two goals for his team and is therefore the seventh-best scorer of his squad. In 16 of the previous 20 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 20 games, he won 7 with his club. Additionally, the 29-year-old was substituted in for four games.
The player with the shirt number 17 played his last game on the 25th matchday of the 2019/20 season (7 March 2020). Playing for Eintracht Frankfurt, he lost to Bayer 04 Leverkusen 0-4. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, Sebastian Rode had 63 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in his club. Furthermore, he had 31 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in this game. Of these, he was able to win 16 – and therefore was more successful than any other player in this game. He was additionally able to make 38 successful passes – the best performance within his club for this game. During his total playing time in this game, Sebastian Rode ran 12.1 km and thus covered a longer distance than all other players in the club. In doing so, he had a total of 23 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Sebastian Rode has played 145 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 67. He has netted eight goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. Thus far, Sebastian Rode has completed 93 matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of four goals. He took the German championship title in 2014/15 and 2015/16 while playing for FC Bayern München.
Sebastian Rode won the DFB-Pokal while playing for Borussia Dortmund in 2016/17 and with FC Bayern München in 2015/16.