Thomas Meunier | Playerprofile
Thomas Meunier was born on 12 September 1991 in Sainte-Ode and plays for Borussia Dortmund. He played for RUS Sainte-Ode from 1996-2002, for RUS Givry from 2002-2004, 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 2021/22
With two assists, the 1.9m-tall midfielder currently has the second-most in his team along with Jude Bellingham and Marco Reus. Thomas Meunier was in the starting line-up in all previous six games of the season. Of these, he won five games with his club.
His pass success rate amounts to 79.88 per cent, with which the 30-year-old occupies seventh place in the team-internal statistics. His tackle success rate amounts to 47.56 per cent. With this, he occupies sixth place in the team-internal statistics. He is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. His total number of sprints this season is 198 (rank 8).
Thomas Meunier played his last game on the eighth matchday of the 2021/22 season (16 October 2021). He was victorious over 1. FSV Mainz 05 while playing for Borussia Dortmund with a score of 3-1. He played as a defender throughout this entire game. Here, Thomas Meunier provided one assist. In terms of total touches, he had 120 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. Furthermore, he had 19 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 11. He was additionally able to make 68 successful passes. During his total playing time in this game, Thomas Meunier ran 11.9 km and thus covered a longer distance than all other players in the game. In doing so, he ran, like no other player in the game, a total of 43 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Thomas Meunier has played 27 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 18. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Borussia Dortmund. Here, he has put a total of one ball in the net.
The player with the shirt number 24 won the DFB-Pokal in 2020/21 with Borussia Dortmund.