5 Tallest Players in the Bundesliga Team

People who live in Europe are famous for having a taller body posture than people in South America and the Asian continent. This also affects the ability of athletes in Europe who dominate more in strength sports than sports that rely on speed.

So it is not surprising that European football, especially Germany, is one of the most respected in the world. Bundesliga as a German football competition has been filled with many players from various countries.

Some of them even have a tall posture that is not common in football. So who are the tallest footballers in the Bundesliga for the 2021/2022 season? Here we present the list and reviews!

1. Sasa Kalajdzic (200 cm)

5 Highest Players in the 2021/2022 Bundesliga TeamSasa Kalajdzic (bundesliga.com)

VfB Stuttgart striker from Austria, Sasa Kalajdzic is listed as the footballer with the tallest stature in the 2021/2022 Bundesliga season. At the age of just 24 years old, Sasa has a height of 200 cm or 2 meters.

Sasa’s performance last season managed to attract the attention of the public and several big clubs to sign him. The reason, he was able to score 16 goals and 6 assists of 33 games for Stuttgart. But unfortunately, this season he had to suffer a long injury after playing 7 games in the Bundesliga.

2. Florian Shock (199 cm)

5 Highest Players in the 2021/2022 Bundesliga TeamFlorian Schock (kicker.de)

Still from VfB Stuttgart, now it’s Florian Schock’s turn who plays as a goalkeeper. This 20-year-old German man has a height of 199 cm. Since the age of 16, Schock has studied at the VfB Stuttgart academy.

The start of the 2021/2022 season was Florian Schock’s first opportunity in the Stuttgart senior team. However, Florian Muller’s strength as the main goalkeeper for Stuttgart is still difficult for Schock to shift as a debutant. This forced Schock to play in the second team of Stuttgart more often.

3. Michael Esser (198 cm)

5 Highest Players in the 2021/2022 Bundesliga TeamMichael Esser (dfb.de)

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Michael Esser is one of the oldest players as well as being the player with the highest posture in the VfL Bochum squad for the 2021/2022 season. Esser just signed from Hannover 96 at the start of this season.

The goalkeeper who has a height of 198 cm is planning to end his career with Bochum. The reason is, Bochum is the first professional team in Michael Esser’s career. This season, Esser has only recorded 2 matches with a record of conceding 4 goals and without scoring clean sheets.

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4. Koen Casteels (197 cm)

5 Highest Players in the 2021/2022 Bundesliga TeamKoen Casteels (vfl-wolfsburg.de)

The main captain of VfL Wolfsburg this season, Koen Casteels is included in the list of the highest players in the Bundesliga for the 2021/2022 season. This Belgian goalkeeper has a height of 197 cm.

He started playing in the Bundesliga since 2011 to join TSG Hoffenheim. Four years later, Casteels moved to Wolfburg which is still his current team. With his current form, not many will doubt the greatness of Casteels in Wolfsburg’s crossbar.

5. Tomas Koubek (197 cm)

5 Highest Players in the 2021/2022 Bundesliga TeamTomas Koubek (sport.cz)

Just like Koen Casteels, Tomas Koubek also plays as a goalkeeper and has a height of 197 cm. Koubek is a Czech Republic footballer who has played for FC Augsburg since the 2019/2020 season.

Koubek had become a mainstay of the team in his first season. However, he was only able to collect four cleansheets. This made the Augsburg management bring in Rafal Gikiewicz to fill the main position of goalkeeper in this Bavarian team.

Of the five names, four of them are goalkeepers. This clearly shows that the majority of goalkeepers in Europe must have a tall body. What do you think?

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