Timo Werner | Playerprofile
Timo Werner was born on 6 March 1996 in Stuttgart and plays for RB Leipzig. He played for TSV Steinhaldenfeld from 2001-2002, for VfB Stuttgart from 2002-2016 and has played for RB Leipzig since 2016.
Current season 2019/20
In this season, the player with the shirt number 11 has already scored 25 goals, which puts him in the second position on the league's scorer list. He has been responsible for seven assists so far and with this has fought his way to 11th place in the statistics of his club. In total, he has taken 109 shots at goal and therefore fought his way to second place in the league-wide statistics. Until now, Timo Werner has been responsible for 42 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself third place within the statistics of his club. In 28 of the previous 29 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 29 games, he won 16 with his club. Additionally, the 24-year-old was substituted in for one game.
The 1.8m-tall forward has shot three penalty kicks this season, occupying, together with Luca Waldschmidt (Sport-Club Freiburg), Wout Weghorst (VfL Wolfsburg), Davy Klaassen (SV Werder Bremen), Rouwen Hennings (Fortuna Düsseldorf) and Mark Uth (1. FC Köln), second place in the league ranking. The total number of sprints by Timo Werner amounts to 702. With this amount, he joins Benjamin Pavard (FC Bayern München) as a frontrunner on the Bundesliga leaderboard (Rang 7).
Timo Werner played his last game on the 29th matchday of the 2019/20 season (1 June 2020). Playing for RB Leipzig, he won against 1. FC Köln 4-2. He played as a forward throughout this entire game. In doing so, Timo Werner scored one goal. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of four times. In terms of total touches, he had 50 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Timo Werner had 15 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win five. He covered a distance of 11.3 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Timo Werner had a total of 29 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Timo Werner has played 217 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 90. He has netted 88 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, he has completed 122 matches with his present squad. Here, Timo Werner has scored a total of 75 goals. With a total of 88 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes sixth place on the active scoring chart.
Up to now, Timo Werner has played 29 international matches for Germany. He scored a total of 11 goals in these games. He claimed the Confederations Cup with Germany in 2017.