Best Goalies and Defenders of Atletico Madrid-All time

spanish football club athletico madridSergio Asenjo currently plays for Atletico Madrid as a goal keeper. Asenjo was the part of the UEFA Europa League winning team. David de Gea plays for the club and he appeared in eight matches of the UEFA Europa League which include the final win against Fulham. De Gea helped the team to win the UEFA Super Cup by saving the penalty kick of F.C. Internazionale’s Diego Milito. Leonardo Franco played 153 matches for the club and was the first-choice goal keeper from the beginning itself. Abel Resino spent most of his career in Atletico Madrid and played 243 matches for the club. Abel holds the record of having longest clean sheet in the Spanish first division with 1,275 minutes. Jose Francisco Molina played for 5 years at Atletico Madrid and appeared 189 matches for the club.

Best goalies of Atletico Madrid are:

  1. Segio Asenjo
  2. David de Gea
  3. Leo Franco
  4. Jose Francisco Molina
  5. Abel Resino

Juan Valera currently plays for the club as a defender on the right side. Valera was the part of the team that won UEFA Intertoto Cup of 2007 and UEFA Europa League of 2009-10. Antonio Lopez is playing for Atletico as a left defender with 198 appearances for the club. Lopez was also the part of winning team of UEFA Intertoto cup, UEFA Europa League and UEFA Super Cup of 2010. Filipe Luis is playing for La Liga for Atletico as a left defender who joined the club on 23rd July 2010.  Diego Godin also joined the club as a central defender recently. Godin is a fast and composed defender. Tomas Ujfalusi plays either as a central or right defender has tremendous physical strength and stamina. Tomas joined the club in the year 2008 and have played 60 matches for Atletico Madrid.

Best defenders of Atletico Madrid are:

  1. Juan Valera
  2. Antonio Lopez
  3. Filipe Luis
  4. Diego Godin
  5. Tomas Ujfalusi


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