Josip Brekalo


  • matches played 153
  • goals 28
  • assists 17
  • Last appearance (days ago) 7

Josip Brekalo prefers to play with his right foot, as do 67% of his teammates. Having been born in 1998, on June 23, Josip Brekalo's age of 20 makes him junior to the average player of VfL Wolfsburg. Until now, he has been present in 28 games. At present, VfL Wolfsburg is in Bundesliga (Germany) they are in seventh place. Croatian forward Josip Brekalo, who is currently under contract to VfL Wolfsburg in Germany, joined the club July 1, 2016.

Standing 1.8 meter high, he is tinier, when looking at the average height in his team. Considering he weighs around 154.32lb, Josip Brekalo is approximately 14lb lighter than the average player of VfL Wolfsburg. To date, collectively he holds six penalties. Lately, he seems to be more quiet since less penalties were given to him than usually. In terms of top seasons, the Bundesliga 18/19 (Germany) was his best one yet, breaking two personal records in terms of not only assists but also appearances.

Josip Brekalo's shortest stay in a club was five months in GNK Dinamo Zagreb (Croatia). From his professional start until now, he has performed in 94 matches in total and hindermost appeared two days ago. Before joining VfL Wolfsburg, he was engaged in the squads of VfB Stuttgart, GNK Dinamo Zagreb and Gnk Dinamo Zagreb II. With each day at VfL Wolfsburg, Josip Brekalo is extending his personal record stay with a club which counts two years and 11 months for the time being.

So far in his career as football player, he was part of four clubs. He completes VfL Wolfsburg's offensive department, alongside players like Admir Mehmedi, Daniel Ginczek, Marvin Stefaniak, Wout Weghorst, Felix Klaus and Paul-Georges Ntep. So far this season, Josip Brekalo lost 40% of VfL Wolfsburg's matches in Bundesliga. They also managed to win 2 fixtures in a row. In the recent term, he managed to find the net twice and provided four times additional assists which accounts for 3.7% of VfL Wolfsburg's goals in Bundesliga 18/19 (Germany). He scored an average of 0.1 goals and provided 0.1 assists per game so far, marking a slightly impaired performance when compared to last season, when he had 0.2 strikes and 0.1 assists per match.

VfL Wolfsburg's jersey number 7 is Josip Brekalo. After an overall look at his career, we can see that he was substituted in 41 times but never out. In the active season, he came into the park more often in contrast to 2017/2018 wherein the contrary happened. Besides VfL Wolfsburg, Josip Brekalo is at Croatia's command, too.

(Last edited May 13, 2019)