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Manuel Akanji


  • matches played 266
  • goals 11
  • assists 5
  • Last appearance (days ago) 44

German defender Manuel Akanji, who is currently under contract to Borussia Dortmund in Germany, joined the club January 15, 2018. At present, Borussia Dortmund is in second place in Club Friendly Games, leading in UEFA Champions League (group A), in second place in Int. Champions Cup, while in Bundesliga (Germany) they are in second place. In terms of preferred feet, Manuel Akanji is a right footer, like 64% of Borussia Dortmund. He had 34 match appearances this season. Standing 1.86 meter high, he is larger, when looking at the average height in his team.

Born on July 19, 1995, Manuel Akanji's age of 23 underlies his team's mean. Borussia Dortmund has eight more defenders in their squad, namely Leonardo Balerdi, Dan Axel Zagadou, Schmelzer,Marcel, Raphael Guerreiro, Lukasz Piszczek, Achraf Hakimi, Omer Toprak and Abdou Diallo. 17 months has been the stubbiest period that he was contracted to a team (the current one) Besides Borussia Dortmund, Manuel Akanji is at Switzerland's command, too. Altogether, he was substituted in 9 and out 5 times. Currently, he left the pit more than he entered it which is different to last season wherein he did the opposite.

Weighing 187.39lb, he measures 20lb more than the average player on Borussia Dortmund. From his professional start until now, Manuel Akanji has performed in 141 matches in total and hindermost appeared six days ago. On average, he has participated in 7.8 matches per season. Borussia Dortmund's jersey number 16 is Manuel Akanji. He managed to attract a lot of good feedback after his performance at FC Basel 1893, the team he was subjected to before joining Borussia Dortmund. In his footballer career, a total of 18 cards were ascribed to Manuel Akanji. While thus obtaining an average of 1 cards per term, he has not even gotten any yet, for now.

Concerning the latest matches, his club tied in Club Friendly Games, won in UEFA Champions League, won in Int. Champions Cup plus lost in Bundesliga. This season he scored one and assisted no goals which is 1.3% of all of Borussia Dortmund's goals in Bundesliga 18/19 (Germany). On average, he hit the net 0.03 times per match this season which is a worse performance than last year's. Back then 0.05 goals and 0.05 assists per match have been achieved. Two years and 6 months was the maximum period Manuel Akanji ever played in a team, which is FC Basel 1893 (Switzerland). He changed three clubs throughout his career as professional. Super League 16/17 (Switzerland) has been his best season so far since he scored his personal highest amount of goals.

(Last edited May 11, 2019)