William de Asevedo Furtado | Playerprofile
William was born on 3 April 1995 in Pelotas and plays for VfL Wolfsburg. He played for EC Juventude from 2011-2012, for SC Internacional from 2012-2017 and has played for VfL Wolfsburg since 2017.
Current season 2019/20
With one assist, the 1.76m-tall defender currently has the third-most in his team along with Xaver Schlager, Maximilian Arnold and Admir Mehmedi. So far, the 24-year-old has taken 13 shots at goal. With this result he has secured himself, along with Josip Brekalo, fourth place on the team-internal leaderboard for this category. Until now, William has been responsible for 14 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself fourth place within the statistics of his club. He was in the starting line-up in all previous 11 games of the season. Of these, he won four games with his club.
William has had 836 individual ball possessions this season. With this, he occupies eighth place in the Bundesliga statistics for this category. He is credited as being especially assertive on the pitch. Hence, the player with the shirt number 2 has already won 148 tackling duels and in doing so has fought his way to the second rank in the league. He is one of the strongest runners in the Bundesliga. He completes 318 sprints per game on average (rank 3).
William played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2019/20 season (10 November 2019). Playing for VfL Wolfsburg, he lost against Bayer 04 Leverkusen 0-2. He played as a midfielder throughout this entire game. In terms of total touches, he had 89 individual ball possessions, which is the highest amount of any player in his club. Furthermore, he had 27 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, William was able to win 14. He covered a distance of 11.8 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 30 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
William has played 64 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 22. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of VfL Wolfsburg. Here, he has put a total of two balls in the net.