Date of birth: 08/05/2003 (18 years old)
Place of birth: Wodzisław Śląski (Poland)
Youth career: Odra Wodzisław Śląski, Ruch Chorzów (since 2019)
Current club: Ruch Chorzów
Squad number: 99
Current national team: Poland U-19
Position: defensive midfielder, central midfielder
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Tournaments participated in: —
Contract until: 30.06.2023
Player’s agent: UNIDOS
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Roberto Gagliardini
– work rate
– could be more creative and vertical sometimes
– may face problems with adaptation in more intense leagues with a higher tempo
Style of play:
– midfield controller
– player with good body mass ratio, physical strength, power, stamina, and natural fitness who feels comfortable in contact situations
– well-rounded, hard-working team player
– knows how to dictate tempo using his good vision and passing ability at all distances
– composed on the ball, with a willingness to play and receive passes along the ground
– constantly asking for the ball and often is an additional passing option
– concentrated player with very good reading of the game and anticipation
– good in combinational play
– able to deliver pinpoint passes and crosses
– restricts the offensive play of his opponents through his positioning and marking
– determined in defensive phase with good anticipation sense to provide key interceptions, clearances, and tackles
– high number of passes and touches per game
– competent set-piece taker
Neugebauer charges with the ball forward and provides an assist with a very good through ball.
Neugebauer stops a dangerous counter-attack with a great timing tackle.
He is best suited to playing as:
Central midfielder in 4-4-2.
League summary (as for 2 December 2021):
3 Liga 2020/2021: 27 games/1 goal (Ruch)
2 Liga 2021/2022 (ongoing): 16 games/0 goals (Ruch)
Tomasz Neugebauer joined Ruch Chorzów youth academy from Odra Wodzisław Śląski in 2019 as one of the most talented U-17 players in the region. He made his debut for Ruch on 8 August 2020 in a 3 Liga game against Foto-Higiena Gać. Despite his young age, Tomasz became an important member of the team very quickly and now he is considered to be one of the best young players in the Polish lower divisions. His good performances for Ruch didn’t go unnoticed – in October 2021 he received a call up to the Polish U-19 national team.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
Country-scale star with top European club ambition.