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With Chelsea's Flop Tops The Log, See Keepers With Most Saves & Cleansheets In UCL This Season

Spanish giants Real Madrid became the undisputed Kings of Europe as they bagged in their record 15th Champions League trophy to their cabinet, after dismantling Liverpool 1-0 at the UCL finals yesterday in Paris.

Following Courtois super human save against Liverpool during their encounter, it is evident that teams can win matches with their goalkeeper's ability to make saves and maintain a clean sheet. Below are the top European club goalkeepers who clinched the top spots in the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League campaign with most saves and cleansheets.

1. Edouard Mendy - Chelsea

Despite being a flop in this season's premier league campaign, the Senegalese international occupies the top spot with 5 clean sheets from nine appearances with four coming from the group stages and one in the Round of 16.

2. Odysseas Vlachodimos - Benfica

The shotstopper has joint 5 cleen sheets with Mendy from 10 matches.

3. Thibaut Courtois - Real Madrid

The Belgian international had an outstanding outing in the final against Liverpool and managed to escape with a cleen sheet taking his tally to five from 13 outings. Check out the full list in the table below.

Under Most saves, Real Madrid's Thibaut Courtois is distant first with 61 saves this season with nine saves coming last night in their victory against Liverpool. Villarreal's Geronimo Rulli is in second place with 41 saves and Benfica's Odysseas Vlachodimos in third place with 38.

Check out more of the stats in the LINK.

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