Vincenzo Grifo | Playerprofile
Vincenzo Grifo was born on 7 April 1993 in Pforzheim and plays for Sport-Club Freiburg. He played for 1.CfR Pforzheim from 1996-2006, for Germania Brötzingen from 2006-2010, for 1.CfR Pforzheim from 2010-2011, for Karlsruher SC from 2011-2012, for TSG Hoffenheim from 2012-2014, for SG Dynamo Dresden from 2014-2014, for FSV Frankfurt from 2014-2015, for SC Freiburg from 2015-2017, for Borussia M'gladbach from 2017-2018, for TSG Hoffenheim from 2018-2019, for SC Freiburg from 2019-2019, for TSG Hoffenheim from 2019-2019 and has played for SC Freiburg since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In the ongoing season, Vincenzo Grifo has scored nine goals, which makes him the top scorer of his squad. With 10 assists, he presently has the sixth-most in the league together with Joshua Kimmich (FC Bayern München), Moussa Diaby (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) and Raphaël Guerreiro (Borussia Dortmund). Vincenzo Grifo has taken more shots at goal than anyone else on the team (57 shots). With 64 passes to a shot, he currently has the sixth-most in the league. In 26 of the previous 30 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 30 games, he won 11 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for four games.
Vincenzo Grifo currently ranks as one of the best crossers in the Bundesliga: he has played 113 crosses into the penalty area of his opponent this season and hence he is presently the 10th-best crosser.
The player with the shirt number 32 played his last game on the 33rd matchday of the 2020/21 season (15 May 2021). Playing for SC Freiburg, he played against FC Bayern München and tied with 2-2. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. Here, Vincenzo Grifo provided two assists. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of four times, which is the highest amount of any player in the club. In terms of total touches, he had 68 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in his club. Furthermore, he had 14 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, the 28-year-old was able to win six. He covered a distance of 11.3 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 22 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
The 1.8m-tall midfielder has played 139 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 47. He has netted 26 goals during his appointments in the Bundesliga. So far, he has completed 102 matches with his present squad. Here, Vincenzo Grifo has scored a total of 25 goals.