Taiwo Michael Awoniyi | Playerprofile
Taiwo Awoniyi was born on 12 August 1997 in Ilorin and plays for 1. FSV Mainz 05. He played for Imperial Soccer Academy from 2010-2015, for Liverpool FC from 2015-2015, for FSV Frankfurt from 2015-2016, for Liverpool FC from 2016-2016, for NEC Nijmegen from 2016-2017, for Liverpool FC from 2017-2017, for Excelsior Mouscron from 2017-2018, for Liverpool FC from 2018-2018, for KAA Gent from 2018-2019, for Excelsior Mouscron from 2019-2019, for Liverpool FC from 2019-2019 and has played for 1. FSV Mainz 05 since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In the current season, the 22-year-old has scored one goal and takes ninth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Ridle Baku, Edimilson Fernandes, Jonathan Burkardt, Moussa Niakhaté and Ádám Szalai. In total, the player with the shirt number 22 has taken 15 shots at goal. He additionally made six passes to a shot. In five of the previous 12 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 12 games, the 1.85m-tall forward won 2 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for seven games.
Taiwo Awoniyi played his last game on the 31st matchday of the 2019/20 season (14 June 2020). Playing for 1. FSV Mainz 05, he lost against FC Augsburg 0-1. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 23 minutes. Taiwo Awoniyi shot at the opponent's goal a total of one time. In terms of total touches, he had seven individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had four tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win two. He covered a distance of 1.7 km during his total playing time in this game.
Bundesliga career and records
Taiwo Awoniyi has played 12 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won two. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of 1. FSV Mainz 05. Here, Taiwo Awoniyi has put a total of one ball in the net.