Wataru Endo | Playerprofile
Wataru Endo was born on 9 February 1993 in Yokohama and plays for VfB Stuttgart. He played for Shonan Bellmare from 2008-2015, for Urawa Red Diamonds from 2016-2018, for Sint-Truidense VV from 2018-2019 and has played for VfB Stuttgart since 2019.
Current season 2020/21
In the current season, the 1.78m-tall midfielder has scored two goals and takes sixth place within his squad. He shares this rank with Marc-Oliver Kempf and Tanguy Coulibaly. With three assists, the 28-year-old currently has the second-most in his team along with Saša Kalajdžic, Daniel Didavi, Orel Mangala and Silas Wamangituka. Wataru Endo was in the starting line-up in all previous 23 games of the season. Of these, he won eight games with his club.
The player with the shirt number 3 has been fouled 42 times this season. He therefore occupies eighth position in the league-wide statistics. With a pass success rate of 86.16 per cent, he now occupies second place within his squad. Furthermore, he has attained the fifth position on his squad's leaderboard for a tackle success rate of 53.83 per cent. He has had 1,566 individual ball possessions this season. With this, he occupies 10th place in the Bundesliga statistics for this category. Conclusions about a player's assertiveness can be made based on the number of duels won. Currently, he leads the league ranking list for victorious duels with 344 individual actions. Few players have covered a greater distance in this season than Wataru Endo. He is presently the third-best runner with 254 km run on the pitch.
Wataru Endo played his last game on the 23rd matchday of the 2020/21 season (27 February 2021). He was victorious over FC Schalke 04 while playing for VfB Stuttgart with a score of 5-1. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. There, Wataru Endo scored two goals and provided two assists. In terms of total touches, he had 57 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 20 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win seven. He was additionally able to make 35 successful passes. During his total playing time in this game, he ran 11.3 km and thus covered a longer distance than all other players in the club. In doing so, he had a total of 23 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Wataru Endo has played 23 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won eight. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of VfB Stuttgart. Here, Wataru Endo has put a total of two balls in the net.