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 player with the shirt number 2 presently has the fourth-most in his team along with Mads Pedersen, Marco Richter, Jan Morávek and Sergio Córdova. In nine of the previous 10 games of the season, Stephan Lichtsteiner was in the starting line-up. Of these 10 games, he won 1 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.
The 35-year-old has scored one own goal. Together with Karim Rekik (Hertha BSC), Niklas Stark (Hertha BSC), Pavel Kaderábek (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim), Florian Niederlechner, Daniel Brosinski (1. FSV Mainz 05), Manuel Akanji (Borussia Dortmund), Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund), Thomas Delaney (Borussia Dortmund), Lewis Baker (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Rafael Czichos (1. FC Köln) and Ömer Toprak (SV Werder Bremen), he shares first place in the league statistics for this category.
Stephan Lichtsteiner played his last game on the 14th matchday of the 2019/20 season (7 December 2019). He was victorious over 1. FSV Mainz 05 while playing for FC Augsburg with a score of 2-1. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a defender for 69 minutes. In terms of total touches, he had 46 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, the 1.82m-tall defender had 14 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win nine. He was additionally able to make 17 successful passes. Stephan Lichtsteiner covered a distance of 7.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 14 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Stephan Lichtsteiner has played 10 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 Augsburg.