Who is Niklas Sule

Niklas Süle | Player profile

Niklas Süle was born on September 3rd, 1995 in Frankfurt am Main and plays for FC Bayern Munich. He played for Rot-Weiss Walldorf from 2005-2006, for Eintracht Frankfurt from 2006-2009, for SV Darmstadt 98 from 2009-2009 and for TSG Hoffenheim from 2010-2017. He has played for FC Bayern Munich since 2017.

Current season 2020/21

In the current season the player with the shirt number 4 has already hit the opposing goal once. In 16 of the previous 20 games of the season he was in the starting line-up. Of these 20 games, he won 15 with his club. The 25-year-old was also substituted on in four games.

Last game

Niklas Süle played his last game on the 33rd match day of the 2020/21 season (May 15, 2021). With FC Bayern Munich he drew 2-2 at SC Freiburg. He was in the starting line-up in this game and played as a defender for a total of 72 minutes. Over the entire encounter, he had 61 phases of possession. In addition, the 1.95m tall defender had seven tackles in the last game. Of these he was able to win three duels. He was also able to successfully pass 42 times. Niklas Süle covered a distance of 8.3 km during his total playing time in this game. He had a total of 13 sprints.

Bundesliga career and records

Niklas Süle has played 194 games throughout his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he won 103 encounters. He has scored twelve goals across all Bundesliga appearances. So far he has completed 86 games with his current squad. There he scored a total of five goals. With FC Bayern Munich he was German champion in 2017/18, 2018/19 and 2019/20.

International appointments

So far, Niklas Süle has completed 29 international matches for Germany. In these games he scored a total of one goal. In 2017 he won the Confederations Cup with Germany. Together with FC Bayern Munich, Niklas Süle won the Champions League in 2019/20. He won the DFB Cup with FC Bayern Munich in 2018/19 and 2019/20. He won the Supercup in 2017, 2018 and 2020 with FC Bayern Munich.