Wendell Nascimento Borges | Playerprofile
Wendell was born on 20 July 1993 in Fortaleza and plays for Bayer 04 Leverkusen. He played for Iraty Sport Club from 2011-2011, for Londrina EC from 2012-2012, for Parana Clube Curitiba from 2012-2012, for Londrina EC from 2013-2013, for Gremio FB Porto Alegrense from 2013-2014 and has played for Bayer 04 Leverkusen since 2014.
Current season 2020/21
In 12 of the previous 16 games of the season, the player with the shirt number 18 was in the starting line-up. Of these 16 games, he won 6 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for four games.
The 1.78m-tall defender played his last game on the 28th matchday of the 2020/21 season (12 April 2021). Playing for Bayer 04 Leverkusen, he played against TSG Hoffenheim and tied with 0-0. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, Wendell had 66 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 23 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in his club during this game. Of these, he was able to win 16 – and therefore was more successful than any other player in this game. Wendell was additionally able to make 37 successful passes. He covered a distance of 10.9 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he ran, like no other player in his club, a total of 34 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Wendell has played 180 matches throughout the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 81. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Here, Wendell has put a total of seven balls in the net.