Thomas Meunier | Playerprofile
Thomas Meunier was born on 12 September 1991 in Sainte-Ode and plays for Borussia Dortmund. He played for Standard Lüttich from 2004-2006, for Royal Excelsior Virton from 2006-2011, for Club Brügge KV from 2011-2016, for Paris Saint-Germain FC from 2016-2020 and has played for Borussia Dortmund since 2020.
Current season 2020/21
With one assist, the 29-year-old currently has the sixth-most in his team along with Marco Reus, Julian Brandt and Emre Can. With seven shots taken so far, Thomas Meunier has had the ninth-most attempts on goal of any Borussia Dortmund player. Up to now, he has hit the post one time. With this, he has had the sixth-most in the league along with Maxence Lacroix (VfL Wolfsburg), Maximilian Arnold (VfL Wolfsburg), Jean-Manuel Mbom (SV Werder Bremen), Emil Forsberg (RB Leipzig), Yussuf Poulsen (RB Leipzig), Willi Orban (RB Leipzig), Alexander Sørloth (RB Leipzig), Manuel Prietl (DSC Arminia Bielefeld), Mahmoud Dahoud, Erling Haaland, Sebastian Andersson (1. FC Köln), Elvis Rexhbecaj (1. FC Köln), Sheraldo Becker (1. FC Union Berlin), Joel Pohjanpalo (1. FC Union Berlin), Martin Hinteregger (Eintracht Frankfurt), Bas Dost (Eintracht Frankfurt), Saša Kalajdžic (VfB Stuttgart), Daniel Didavi (VfB Stuttgart), Roberto Massimo (VfB Stuttgart) and Silas Wamangituka (VfB Stuttgart). With seven passes to a shot, the player with the shirt number 24 presently occupies seventh place within the team statistics along with Jude Bellingham and Emre Can. Thomas Meunier was in the starting line-up in all previous nine games of the season. Of these, he won six games with his club.
The 1.9m-tall midfielder has had 731 individual ball possessions this season. With this, he occupies fifth place in the Bundesliga statistics for this category. He is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. His total number of sprints this season is 276 (rank 2).
Thomas Meunier played his last game on the ninth matchday of the 2020/21 season (28 November 2020). Playing for Borussia Dortmund, he lost against 1. FC Köln 1-2. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a defender for 61 minutes. In terms of total touches, Thomas Meunier had 62 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 16 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win seven. He covered a distance of 8 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 19 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Thomas Meunier has played nine matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won six. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Borussia Dortmund.