Sebastian Rudy | Playerprofile
Sebastian Rudy was born on 28 February 1990 in Villingen-Schwenningen and plays for TSG 1899 Hoffenheim. He played for FC Dietingen from 2000-2001, for SV Zimmern from 2001-2003, for VfB Stuttgart from 2003-2010, for VfB Stuttgart II from 2003-2010, for TSG Hoffenheim from 2010-2017, for FC Bayern München from 2017-2018, for FC Schalke 04 from 2018-2019 and has played for TSG Hoffenheim since 2019.
Current season 2019/20
In the current season, the player with the shirt number 16 has scored one goal and takes sixth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Ermin Bicakcic, Robert Skov and Benjamin Hübner. With two assists, the 1.8m-tall midfielder currently has the third-most in his team along with Pavel Kaderábek and Florian Grillitsch. So far, the 29-year-old has taken 10 shots at goal. With this result he has secured himself, along with Ishak Belfodil and Jürgen Locadia, fifth place on the team-internal leaderboard for this category. Up to now, Sebastian Rudy has hit the post one time. With this, he has had the fourth-most in the league along with Jhon Cordoba (1. FC Köln), Robert Skov, Sargis Adamyan, Marcus Ingvartsen (1. FC Union Berlin), Marvin Friedrich (1. FC Union Berlin), Marko Grujic (Hertha BSC), Davie Selke (Hertha BSC), Javairo Dilrosun (Hertha BSC), Yussuf Poulsen (RB Leipzig), Matheus Cunha (RB Leipzig), Christopher Nkunku (RB Leipzig), Marcel Sabitzer (RB Leipzig), Marcel Halstenberg (RB Leipzig), Uwe Hünemeier (SC Paderborn 07), Kai Pröger (SC Paderborn 07), Florian Niederlechner (FC Augsburg), Amine Harit (FC Schalke 04), Salif Sané (FC Schalke 04), Guido Burgstaller (FC Schalke 04) and Daniel Caligiuri (FC Schalke 04). Until now, Sebastian Rudy has been responsible for 12 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fourth place within the statistics of his club. He was in the starting line-up in all previous 11 games of the season. Of these, he won six games with his club.
Sebastian Rudy was able to assert himself on the pitch well. With 123 tackling duels in which he was victorious, he now has had, along with Achraf Hakimi (Borussia Dortmund), the 10th-most tackling duels won league-wide. Few players have covered a greater distance in this season than Sebastian Rudy. He is presently the ninth-best runner with 124 km run on the pitch.
Sebastian Rudy played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (8 November 2019). Playing for TSG Hoffenheim, he won against 1. FC Köln 2-1. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. Here, Sebastian Rudy provided one assist. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of four times, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. In terms of total touches, he had 73 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Sebastian Rudy had 25 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 11. He covered a distance of 11.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Sebastian Rudy had a total of 14 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Sebastian Rudy has played 267 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 101. He has netted 13 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, Sebastian Rudy has completed 206 matches with his present squad. Here, he has scored a total of 12 goals. He took the German championship title in 2017/18 while playing for FC Bayern München. With a total of 267 matches played throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga, he presently has played the 17th-most career matches.
Up to now, Sebastian Rudy has played 28 international matches for Germany. He scored a total of one goal in these games. He claimed the Confederations Cup with Germany in 2017. Sebastian Rudy won the Supercup in 2017 with FC Bayern München.