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Thiago Alcântara

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

Recent Matches & Performances

A graph displaying Thiago Alcântara'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.

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The next match which Thiago Alcântara's team, Bayern, are involved in. This includes the date and location of the fixture.

18:45 -
Sep 03, 2020 at
UEFA Nations League - Game Week 1

Players on same position as Alcantara

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About Thiago Alcântara

Who is Thiago Alcântara?

Thiago Alcântara is 29-years-old, born on 11 April 1991, and is a right-footed professional football player from Spain. Born in San Pietro Vernotico, Thiago Alcântara has also played in Primera Division for Barcelona.

Thiago Alcantara was always going to be good, and Barcelona knew it from a very young age, bringing him to Spain from Brazil at 14, always grooming him for the first-team. Strange as it was, then, when seeming mismanagement over a contractual release clause saw him poached by Bayern Munich in July of 2013. A metronomic midfielder in the La Masia mould of fast, impeccable ball circulation, Thiago set a Bundesliga record of 185 touches in a single match before a devastating knee ligament injury put him out for almost a year. He has since bounced back to record three seasons of regular minutes and consistently superb performances, and is an integral part of Bayern's domestic dominance as they look to regain a foothold at the summit of European football.He currently plays as a Defensive Midfielder, Midfielder (Centre) in Bundesliga for club Bayern.

How good is Thiago Alcântara?

Based on our FC Ranking and match performance analysis he currently has a ranking of 94 out of 99 which is 'World Class--level' compared to other football players around the world. Other players who are currently at the same performance level and same position as Thiago Alcântara are Joshua Kimmich (Bayern) , Leon Goretzka (Bayern) and Axel Witsel (Dortmund) .

What are Thiago Alcântara's last performances?

One of his best performances from last period, was the match against Malta, played on 15 November 2019 in UEFA Euro Qualification (Group Stage). Thiago Alcântara received a match rating from FC of 10 for his performance and Spain won the match with a score of 7-0. The Defensive Midfielder, Midfielder (Centre) had 2 assists.

Other exemplary match performances of Thiago Alcântara in this period were:
Bayern - Crvena Zvedza (3-0), played on 18 September 2019 for the UEFA Champions League (Group Stage). He received a match rating of 9.5 1 assist.
Spain - Faroe Islands (4-0), played on 08 September 2019 for the UEFA Euro Qualification (Group Stage). He received a match rating of 9.5 1 assist.

One of his least good performances was the match against Leverkusen, played on 06 June 2020 in Bundesliga (Regular Season). Thiago Alcântara received a match rating from FC of 6 for his performance and Bayern won the match with a score of 2-4.

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