Two record Casillas in the Score ‘Glasses’ in Calderon
Madrid – Real Madrid failed to take advantage when the 0-0 draw against Atletico Madrid at the Vicente Calderon. Nevertheless, Madrid goalkeeper and captain Iker Casillas has something to celebrate.
Footballers Spain’s 33-year-old returned to the underside of the crossbar Madrid after missing the match against Eibar La Liga last weekend. Play the first leg of the quarterfinals, Casillas performed for 90 minutes by making two rescue.
Casillas’s appearance is that all 147 of his career in the Champions League. Noted the BBC and Sky Sports, Casillas has now passed the competition’s appearance record previously listed Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez (146).
There is one more note which accompanies the appearance Casillas. Score 0-0 mark that Casillas has now been packed 51 clean sheets in the Champions League.
Statistics MisterChip explained that Casillas became the keeper with the highest number of clean sheets in the competition equaled the achievement of the legendary Dutch goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar.
Peter Cech in third with 46 clean sheets, followed by Victor Valdes (45), Dida and Gianluigi Buffon were equally packed 35 clean sheets.