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 2019/20
In the ongoing season, the 1.75m-tall defender has scored one goal for his team and is therefore the fourth-best scorer of his squad. With one assist, he currently has the second-most in his team along with Alassane Pléa. With 12 passes to a shot, the player with the shirt number 18 presently occupies fifth place in the league statistics together with Wout Weghorst (VfL Wolfsburg). Stefan Lainer was in the starting line-up in all previous 11 games of the season. Of these, he won eight games with his club.
His pass success rate amounts to 66.33 per cent, with which Stefan Lainer occupies 10th place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 47.52 per cent. With this, he occupies seventh place in the team-internal statistics.
The 27-year-old played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (10 November 2019). He was victorious over SV Werder Bremen while playing for Borussia M'gladbach with a score of 3-1. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, he had 63 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 20 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 11. Stefan Lainer was additionally able to make 33 successful passes. He covered a distance of 10.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 29 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Stefan Lainer has played 11 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won eight. 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 one ball in the net.