All goals of Yussuf Poulsen
Yussuf Poulsen was born on 15 June 1994 in Kopenhagen and plays for RB Leipzig. He played for Boldklubben Skjold from 2000-2008, for Lyngby BK from 2008-2013 and has played for RB Leipzig since 2013.
Current season 2021/22
In this season, Yussuf Poulsen has scored four goals and takes second place within his squad. He shares this rank with Emil Forsberg. With 17 shots taken so far, Yussuf Poulsen has had the fourth-most attempts on goal of any RB Leipzig player. Until now, he has been responsible for five passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself eighth place within the statistics of his club. In five of the previous 10 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 10 games, he won 5 with his club. Additionally, the 27-year-old was substituted in for five games.
Yussuf Poulsen played his last game on the 11th matchday of the 2021/22 season (6 November 2021). He was victorious over Borussia Dortmund while playing for RB Leipzig with a score of 2-1. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a midfielder for 69 minutes. In doing so, the 1.92m-tall forward scored one goal. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of one time. In terms of total touches, he had 36 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Yussuf Poulsen had 25 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win 11. He covered a distance of 8.5 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Yussuf Poulsen had a total of 32 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
The player with the shirt number 9 has played 149 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 78. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of RB Leipzig. Here, Yussuf Poulsen has put a total of 38 balls in the net. With a total of 38 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes 22nd place on the active scoring chart.
News & videos
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