Steven Benda
Personal information
Full name Steven-Andreas Benda[1]
Date of birth (1998-10-01) 1 October 1998 (age 23)
Place of birth Stuttgart, Germany
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)[2]
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Swansea City
Number 13
Youth career
1. FC Heidenheim
2016–2017 1860 Munich
2017–2019 Swansea City
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2018– Swansea City 6 (0)
2019–2020Swindon Town (loan) 24 (0)
2022Peterborough United (loan) 9 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 21:08, 9 August 2022 (UTC)

Steven-Andreas Benda (born 1 October 1998) is a German professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for EFL Championship club Swansea City.

Career

Born in Stuttgart, Benda spent his early career with 1. FC Heidenheim and TSV 1860 Munich.[2] He signed for Swansea City in August 2017 and signed a new three-year contract in June 2019.[3] He joined the Swansea first-team in the 2018–19 season following an injury to Erwin Mulder.[4]

He moved on loan to Swindon Town in September 2019.[5] He made his senior debut on 8 October 2019, in the EFL Trophy, and made his Football League debut on 12 October 2019.[6]

He moved on loan to Peterborough United in January 2022.[7][8]

Career statistics

As of match played 9 August 2022
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League FA Cup EFL Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Swansea City U23 2018–19[9] 4[a] 0 4 0
Swansea City 2019–20[6] Championship 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020–21[10] Championship 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2021–22[11] Championship 5 0 0 0 2 0 7 0
2022–23[12] Championship 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
Total 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 9 0
Swindon Town (loan) 2019–20[6] League Two 24 0 2 0 0 0 1[a] 0 27 0
Peterborough United (loan) 2021–22[11] Championship 9 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
Career total 39 0 4 0 3 0 5 0 51 0
  1. ^ a b Appearance(s) in EFL Trophy

Honours

Swindon Town

References

  1. ^ "Notification of shirt numbers: Swansea City" (PDF). English Football League. p. 71. Retrieved 27 October 2019.
  2. ^ a b Steven Benda at Soccerway. Retrieved 3 September 2019.
  3. ^ "Benda signs new Swansea City deal | Swansea". www.swanseacity.com.
  4. ^ "Erwin Mulder: Broken finger rules out Swansea City keeper for rest of season". 28 March 2019 – via www.bbc.co.uk.
  5. ^ "Steven Benda: Swansea City goalkeeper joins Swindon Town on loan". 2 September 2019 – via www.bbc.co.uk.
  6. ^ a b c "Games played by Steven Benda in 2019/2020". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 3 April 2021.
  7. ^ "Posh Secure Loan Signing Of Swans Keeper | Peterborough United - POSH". www.theposh.com.
  8. ^ "Posh sign Swansea's Benda on loan" – via www.bbc.co.uk.
  9. ^ "Games played by Steven Benda in 2018/2019". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 3 April 2021.
  10. ^ "Games played by Steven Benda in 2020/2021". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 3 April 2021.
  11. ^ a b "Games played by Steven Benda in 2021/2022". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 7 August 2021.
  12. ^ "Games played by Steven Benda in 2022/2023". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 9 August 2022.
  13. ^ "League One & League Two clubs vote to end seasons early". BBC Sport. 9 June 2020. Retrieved 4 January 2021.