Stefan Lainer | Playerprofile
Stefan Lainer was born on 27 August 1992 in Salzburg and plays for Borussia Mönchengladbach. He played for SV Seekirchen from 2000-2006, for FC Red Bull Salzburg from 2006-2011, for SV Grödig from 2011-2012, for FC Liefering from 2012-2014, for SV Guntamatic Ried from 2014-2015, for FC Red Bull Salzburg from 2015-2019 and has played for Borussia M'gladbach since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In the ongoing season, the 28-year-old has scored two goals and takes eighth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Hannes Wolf. In 25 of the previous 27 games of the season, the 1.75m-tall defender was in the starting line-up. Of these 27 games, he won 10 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for two games.
His pass success rate amounts to 77.31 per cent, with which Stefan Lainer occupies sixth place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 51.49 per cent. With this, he occupies fourth place in the team-internal statistics. He is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. His total number of sprints this season is 721 (rank 8).
Stefan Lainer played his last game on the 28th matchday of the 2020/21 season (10 April 2021). Playing for Borussia M'gladbach, he played against Hertha BSC and tied with 2-2. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, the player with the shirt number 18 had 49 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 17 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win nine. He was additionally able to make 21 successful passes. Stefan Lainer covered a distance of 11.1 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 21 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Stefan Lainer has played 58 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 28. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Borussia Mönchengladbach. Here, Stefan Lainer has put a total of three balls in the net.