Yussuf Poulsen


  • matches played 344
  • goals 95
  • assists 45
  • Last appearance (days ago) 5

With a height of 1.93m, Yussuf Poulsen exceeds Denmark's mean tallness by 6. Yussuf Poulsen is currently second in group E of WC Qualification, UEFA and first in group B4 of Uefa Nations League with his team Denmark. So far in the 2018/2019 season, he already competed in 54 fixtures. The 24-year-old footballer was born on June 15, 1994 and is therefore NaN years younger than his team's average age. Yussuf Poulsen prefers to play with his right foot, as do 70% of his teammates.

Considering he weighs around 185.19lb, Yussuf Poulsen is approximately 4lb heavier than the average player of Denmark. To date, collectively he holds 32 penalties. Lately, he seems to be more quiet since less penalties were given to him than usually. Throughout his professional career, he participated in 256 games, the last appearance being 13 days ago. Yussuf Poulsen's shortest stay in a club was 18 months in Lyngby BK (Denmark). His longest stay in a team counts five years and 11 months in RB Leipzig (Germany).

At Denmark, he is the owner of jersey number 20. Yussuf Poulsen's best season was Bundesliga 18/19 (Germany), because in this year he had his highest success in terms of goals. The current World Cup Qualification 2018 term proves to be good for Yussuf Poulsen, as he managed to score 20 times (0.37 per match) and provide an assist nine times (0.17 per match). Basically, 5% of Denmark's goals in World Cup Qualification 2018 were caused by him. He changed two clubs throughout his career as professional.

Concerning the latest matches, his club won in WC Qualification, UEFA plus won in Uefa Nations League. After an overall look at his career, we can see that Yussuf Poulsen was substituted in 57 times but never out. In the active season, he came into the park more often just like in the previous one. He managed to attract a lot of good feedback after his performance at Lyngby BK, the team he was subjected to before joining Denmark. Besides playing for Denmark, Yussuf Poulsen additionally is a member of RB Leipzig. Apart from Yussuf Poulsen, Chris Gytkjaer, Nicolai Jorgensen, Kasper Dolberg and Martin Braithwaite are also forwards of Denmark.

(Last edited May 11, 2019)