Johnny Russell


  • matches played 426
  • goals 103
  • assists 34
  • Last appearance (days ago) 5

Johnny Russell is currently sixth in Desert Diamond Cup (United States of America) and first in group Western Conference of Major League Soccer (United States of America) with his team Sporting Kansas City. Since Johnny Russell came into world in 1990, to be more precise April 8th, the forward is NaN years younger than Sporting Kansas City's average player. In January 2018, English forward Johnny Russell joined Sporting Kansas City (United States of America), whom he is still playing for.

With a height of 1.78m, he undercuts Sporting Kansas City's mean tallness by 2. He had 37 match appearances this season. Johnny Russell prefers to play with any of his feet, as do 12% of his teammates. He received 25 penalties throughout his entire career (of which 24 where yellow). This leads to an average of 0.86 cards per season. In the current playtime, he caught 4 yellow cards. While being substituted more out than in this season, the contrary occured the year before. Moreover, he shows 133 out and 90 in substitutions in total.

Before joining Sporting Kansas City, Johnny Russell impressed at Raith Rovers FC, Derby County, Dundee United and Forfar Athletic. He plays with the jersey number 7. He played for five other professional teams. The longest period that Johnny Russell stayed in a team was five years and 11 months in Dundee United (United Kingdom) He reached the 361 appearances milestone as a professionl, the last one being 14 days ago. His shortest spell with a club was nine months in Raith Rovers FC (United Kingdom).

Besides Johnny Russell, there are five more forwards in Sporting Kansas City's lot: Gerso Fernandes, Erik Hurtado, Gianluca Busio, Daniel Salloi and Krisztian Nemeth. Considering he weighs around 147.71lb, Johnny Russell is approximately 15lb lighter than the average player of Sporting Kansas City. His portfolio includes one accidental own goal, which happened with Derby County in a match of Championship 17/18 (United Kingdom). In terms of top seasons, the Premier League 12/13 (United Kingdom) was his best one yet, breaking one personal record in terms of goals.

In the recent term, Johnny Russell managed to find the net twelve times and provided six times additional assists which accounts for 15.4% of Sporting Kansas City's goals in Major League Soccer 2018 (United States of America). He scored an average of 0.3 goals and provided 0.2 assists per game so far, marking a improved performance when compared to last season, when he had 0.2 strikes and 0.2 assists per match. Further, he also operates for United Kingdom. In terms of winning, his team was able to do so in 33% of Desert Diamond Cup's and in 60% of Major League Soccer's matches.

(Last edited May 12, 2019)