Stephan Lichtsteiner | Playerprofile
Stephan Lichtsteiner was born on 16 January 1984 in Adligenswil and plays for FC Augsburg. He played for FC Adligenswil from 1991-1996, for FC Luzern from 1996-2000, for Grasshopper Zürich from 2000-2005, for Lille OSC from 2005-2008, for Lazio Rom from 2008-2011, for Juventus FC Turin from 2011-2018, for Arsenal FC from 2018-2019 and has played for FC Augsburg since 2019.
Current season 2019/20
With one assist, the 36-year-old currently has the fifth-most in his team along with Ruben Vargas, Mads Pedersen, Jan Morávek and Sergio Córdova. In 13 of the previous 14 games of the season, the player with the shirt number 2 was in the starting line-up. Of these 14 games, he won 3 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.
Stephan Lichtsteiner has scored one own goal. Together with Manuel Akanji (Borussia Dortmund), Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund), Thomas Delaney (Borussia Dortmund), Rafael Czichos (1. FC Köln), Karim Rekik (Hertha BSC), Niklas Stark (Hertha BSC), Daniel Brosinski (1. FSV Mainz 05), Florian Niederlechner, Davy Klaassen (SV Werder Bremen), Jiri Pavlenka (SV Werder Bremen), Ömer Toprak (SV Werder Bremen), Pavel Kaderábek (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Florian Kastenmeier (Fortuna Düsseldorf) and Lewis Baker (Fortuna Düsseldorf), he shares first place in the league statistics for this category.
The 1.82m-tall defender played his last game on the 18th matchday of the 2019/20 season (18 January 2020). Playing for FC Augsburg, he lost against Borussia Dortmund 3-5. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, he had 38 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had two tackle challenges in the last match. He was additionally able to make 20 successful passes. He covered a distance of 11.1 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Stephan Lichtsteiner had a total of 24 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Stephan Lichtsteiner has played 14 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won three. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of FC Augsburg.