Theodor Gebre Selassie | Playerprofile
Theodor Gebre Selassie was born on 24 December 1986 in Trebic and plays for SV Werder Bremen. He played for FC Velke Mezirici from 1993-1998, for FC Vysocina Jihlava from 1998-2005, for FC Velke Mezirici from 2005-2006, for FC Vysocina Jihlava from 2006-2007, for SK Slavia Prag from 2007-2008, for FC Slovan Liberec from 2008-2012 and has played for SV Werder Bremen since 2012.
Current season 2020/21
In the ongoing season, the player with the shirt number 23 has scored two goals and takes sixth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Maximilian Eggestein, Milot Rashica and Ömer Toprak. With one assist, Theodor Gebre Selassie currently has the fifth-most in his team along with Leonardo Bittencourt, Yuya Osako, Tahith Chong, Jean-Manuel Mbom, Christian Groß and Milot Rashica. With 16 shots taken so far, the 1.81m-tall defender has had the 10th-most attempts on goal of any SV Werder Bremen player. Until now, he has been responsible for 18 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fourth place within the statistics of his club. He was in the starting line-up in all previous 30 games of the season. Of these, Theodor Gebre Selassie won seven games with his club.
Few players have covered a greater distance in this season than Theodor Gebre Selassie. He is presently the fourth-best runner with 329 km run on the pitch.
The 34-year-old played his last game on the 30th matchday of the 2020/21 season (21 April 2021). Playing for SV Werder Bremen, he lost against 1. FSV Mainz 05 0-1. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of two times. In terms of total touches, he had 92 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Theodor Gebre Selassie had 33 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in this game. Of these, he was able to win 20 – no other player in his club was as successful. He covered a distance of 12 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 18 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Theodor Gebre Selassie has played 267 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 87. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of SV Werder Bremen. Here, he has put a total of 22 balls in the net. With a total of 267 matches played throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga, he currently has played the 20th-most career matches.