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Axel Witsel

Defensive Midfielder, Midfielder (Centre) DM, M (C) - Dortmund

Recent Matches & Performances

A graph displaying Axel Witsel's form, up and down via their performance for each fixture. The matchratings range from zero to 10 and are calculated via our algorithms covering more then 50 datapoints.

Next match

The next match which Axel Witsel's team, Dortmund, are involved in. This includes the date and location of the fixture.

17:30 -
04 Dec, 2021 at Signal Iduna Park
Bundesliga - Gameweek 14

Season 2021/2022 Stats

The playing stats (including matchratings) of Axel Witsel for the 2021/2022 season, with other seasons available to be selected. As well as competitions that can be viewed, the graphic can be filtered to general, discipline, defending, errors, disruption, passing, creation, attacking, and decisive statistics.

COMPETITION APPS
  • FOULS P90 FOULED P90 TACKLES A/W P90 AERIALS A/W P90 DUELS A/W P90 CLEAR P90 ERR CHANCE ERR GOAL POSS LOST P90 Offside P90 TOUCHES P90 INTERCEPT P90 RECOV P90 LAST MAN TACKLE PASSES P90 PASS COMP % FINAL THIRD P90 LONG BALLS P90 BIG CHANCES DRIBBLES P90 CROSSES P90 PEN SHOTS P90 TARGET P90 BLOCKED P90 IN BOX P90 DECISIVE FIRST EQUALISER MOM AVG RATING
    Bundesliga BUN 10 (3) 0 0 2 0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    DFB-Pokal POK 1 (1) 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    DFL Super Cup GSC 1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    UEFA Nations League UNL 7 1 1 3 0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    UEFA Champions League UCL 4 (1) 0 0 1 0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    WC Qualification WCQ 4 1 0 1 0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

    Players on same position as Witsel

    A list of the players who play in a similar position to Axel Witsel around the world and their FootballCritic form rankings. Metrics included are player name, position, age, team, and form.

      NAME POS   AGE   TEAM FORM
  • Panagiotis Kone profile photo
    Panagiotis Kone DM, M (C) 34
    52
    Dalibor Stevanović profile photo
    Dalibor Stevanović DM, M (C) 37 Stade Nyonnais
    52
    Gustavo Bochecha profile photo
    Gustavo Bochecha DM, M (C) 25 Coritiba
    52
    Étienne Didot profile photo
    Étienne Didot DM, M (C) 38
    52
    Axel Witsel profile photo
    Axel Witsel DM, M (C) 32 Dortmund
    52
    Lassana Coulibaly profile photo
    Lassana Coulibaly DM, M (C) 25 Salernitana
    52
    Michael Bradley profile photo
    Michael Bradley DM, M (C) 34 Toronto
    52
    Dmitriy Tarasov profile photo
    Dmitriy Tarasov DM, M (C) 34 Veles
    52
    Mario Jason Kikonda profile photo
    Mario Jason Kikonda DM, M (C) 25 Dunkerque
    52

    About Axel Witsel

    Who is Axel Witsel?

    Axel Witsel is 32-years-old, born on 12 January 1989, and is a right-footed professional football player from Belgium. Born in Liège, Axel Witsel has also played in Chinese Super League for Tianhai and in RFPL for Zenit. He currently plays as a Defensive Midfielder, Midfielder (Centre) in Bundesliga for club Dortmund.

    How good is Axel Witsel?

    Based on our FC Ranking and match performance analysis he currently has a ranking of 52 out of 99 which is 'Under Average-level' compared to other football players around the world.

    What are Axel Witsel's last performances?

    One of his best performances from last period, was the match against Zenit, played on 08 December 2020 in UEFA Champions League (Group Stage). Axel Witsel received a match rating from FC of 8.2 for his performance and Dortmund won the match with a score of 1-2. The Defensive Midfielder, Midfielder (Centre) scored 1 goal. Axel Witsel scored the winning goal.

    Other exemplary match performances of Axel Witsel in this period were:
    Finland - Belgium (0-2), played on 21 June 2021 for the European Championship (Group Stage). He received a match rating of 8.2.
    Union Berlin - Dortmund (2-1), played on 18 December 2020 for the Bundesliga (Regular Season). He received a match rating of 7.8.

    One of his least good performances was the match against Italy, played on 02 July 2021 in European Championship (Quarter-finals). Axel Witsel received a match rating from FC of 6.1 for his performance and Belgium lost the match with a score of 1-2.

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