Shkodran Mustafi | Playerprofile
Shkodran Mustafi was born on 17 April 1992 in Bad Hersfeld and plays for FC Schalke 04. He played for SV Rotenburg from 2005-2006, for Hamburger SV from 2006-2009, for Everton FC from 2009-2012, for Sampdoria Genua from 2012-2014, for Valencia CF from 2014-2016, for Arsenal FC from 2016-2021 and has played for FC Schalke 04 since 2021.
Current season 2020/21
In seven of the previous nine games of the season, the player with the shirt number 30 was in the starting line-up. Of these nine games, he won 1 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for two games.
The 29-year-old has scored one own goal. Together with Felix Uduokhai (FC Augsburg), Raphael Framberger (FC Augsburg), Robert Andrich (1. FC Union Berlin), Nico Schlotterbeck (1. FC Union Berlin), Niklas Moisander (SV Werder Bremen), Ludwig Augustinsson (SV Werder Bremen), Joshua Sargent (SV Werder Bremen), John Anthony Brooks (VfL Wolfsburg), Nico Schulz (Borussia Dortmund), Baptiste Santamaria (Sport-Club Freiburg), Keven Schlotterbeck (Sport-Club Freiburg), Jeremiah St. Juste (1. FSV Mainz 05), Edmond Tapsoba (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Lukáš Hrádecký (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Tuta (Eintracht Frankfurt), Martin Hinteregger (Eintracht Frankfurt), Marc-Oliver Kempf (VfB Stuttgart), Joakim Nilsson (DSC Arminia Bielefeld), Malick Thiaw and Suat Serdar, he shares second place in the league statistics for this category.
Shkodran Mustafi played his last game on the 30th matchday of the 2020/21 season (20 April 2021). Playing for FC Schalke 04, he lost to Arminia Bielefeld 0-1. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, he had 67 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, the 1.84m-tall defender had 25 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 16. He was additionally able to make 39 successful passes – the best performance in the game. Shkodran Mustafi covered a distance of 9.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 12 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Shkodran Mustafi has played nine matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won one. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of FC Schalke 04.
Up to now, Shkodran Mustafi has played 20 international matches for Germany. He scored a total of two goals in these games. He won the World Cup with Germany in 2014. He claimed the Confederations Cup with Germany in 2017.