Lukas Podolski


  • matches played 564
  • goals 187
  • assists 78
  • Last appearance (days ago) 12

These days, Lukas Podolski's team Vissel Kobe comes tenth place in J.League (Japan) plus first place in group D of J. League Cup (Japan). Just 17% of Vissel Kobe's football players are left footers and so is Lukas Podolski. He was used in 24 of the matches in the present term. Born on June 4, 1985, his age of 33 underlies his team's mean. Back in 2017, German forward Lukas Podolski's contract with Vissel Kobe (Japan), the club he is still a member of, took effect.

With a height of 1.8m, he compares with Vissel Kobe's mean tallness. Besides Lukas Podolski, there are five more forwards in Vissel Kobe's lot: Wellington, David Villa, Junya Tanaka, Kyogo Furuhashi and Keijiro Ogawa. He received the jersey number 10 at Vissel Kobe. His shortest stay in a club was five months in Inter Milan (Italy). Considering he weighs around 176.37lb, Lukas Podolski is approximately 15lb heavier than the average player of Vissel Kobe. After an overall look at his career, we can see that he was substituted in 112 times but never out. In the active season, he was taken out more often just like in the previous one.

His best season was Premier League 12/13 (United Kingdom), because in this year he had his highest success in terms of but forward passes and match presence. In terms of winning, Lukas Podolski's team was able to do so in only 20% of J.League's and in 50% of J. League Cup's matches. His record stay with a club is Germany (Germany) with twelve years and 9 months. The current J. League Cup 2018 (Japan) term proves to be good for Lukas Podolski, as he managed to score seven times (0.29 per match) and provide an assist six times (0.25 per match). Basically, 15.4% of Vissel Kobe's goals in J. League Cup 2018 were caused by him.

Already 80 times a card was given to him in his tenure. Before joining Vissel Kobe, he was engaged in the squads of Galatasaray, Inter Milan, Arsenal FC, 1 FC Cologne and Bayern Munich. Lukas Podolski reached the 512 appearances milestone as a professionl, the last one being 20 days ago.

(Last edited May 10, 2019)