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 current season, the 28-year-old has scored one goal and takes ninth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Ramy Bensebaini, Oscar Wendt, Matthias Ginter, Valentino Lazaro and Denis Zakaria. In 20 of the previous 22 games of the season, Stefan Lainer was in the starting line-up. Of these 22 games, he won 8 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for two games.
His pass success rate amounts to 75.66 per cent, with which the player with the shirt number 18 occupies seventh place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 51.2 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 562 (rank 10).
Stefan Lainer played his last game on the 22nd matchday of the 2020/21 season (20 February 2021). Playing for Borussia M'gladbach, he lost against 1. FSV Mainz 05 1-2. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 89 minutes. In terms of total touches, the 1.75m-tall defender had 44 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 16 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win seven. He was additionally able to make 16 successful passes. He covered a distance of 11 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he ran, like no other player in his club, a total of 31 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Stefan Lainer has played 53 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 26. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Borussia Mönchengladbach. Here, he has put a total of two balls in the net.