Axel Witsel

Axel Witsel

Axel Witsel

National Team
bel Belgium
Position
5. Defensive Midfielder
Contract
2024
Agent
Nomi Sports
Foot
Right
Height
1,86
Age
35
Birthday
12 January 1989
6M€
Market Value
6.5M€
Salary Estimate
Rating
83%
Skills & Technique
81%
Power & Physical
84%
Tactical & Mental
83%
Projection
81%

Axel Witsel | Scout Report

Analysis & Style of play

Skills & Technique

  • Footwork
  • Short pass

Power & Physical

  • Ball protection
  • Aerial duels
  • Ball winner

Tactical & Mental

  • Utility player
  • Defending 1vs1
  • Consistency

WEAKNESSES

  • Finishing

INJURIES

  • Achilles tendon rupture
    1/21 - 06/21

Other positions

  • Center back
  • Central midfielder
  • Attacking midfielder

Top transfers

  • Standard de Liège – SL Benfica
    9 M€ - 07/2011
  • SL Benfica – Zenit St. Petersburg
    40 M€ - 09/2012
  • Tianjin Tianhai FC – Borussia Dortmund
    20 M€ - 08/2018

Major achievements

  • Cup (Germany)
    20/21
  • Supercup (Germany)
    19/20
  • League (Russia)
    2015
  • League (Belgium)
    07/08, 08/09

Stats

Career

SeasonTeamTeamNational TeamStartsGoalsAssists
06/07Standard de Liège2201532
07/08Standard de Liège42242114
08/09Standard de Liège4675195
09/10Standard de Liège41241123
10/11Standard de Liège43850157
11/12SL Benfica49105157
12/13SL Benfica31400
12/13Zenit St. Petersburg3193751
13/14Zenit St. Petersburg43145445
14/15Zenit St. Petersburg4274773
15/16Zenit St. Petersburg41144675
16/17Zenit St. Petersburg2362723
2017Tianjin Tianhai FC2973554
2018Tianjin Tianhai FC1892721
18/19Borussia Dortmund4374761
19/20Borussia Dortmund3923845
20/21Borussia Dortmund2292620
21/22Borussia Dortmund41104140
22/23Atlético de Madrid4363901
23/24Atlético de Madrid5124620
Total-71213276410557