Barcelona Safe Together Claudio Bravo
Barcelona – Barcelona live a very smooth transition at the goalkeeper position. After the death of Victor Valdes them directly obtain an equivalent replacement yourself Claudio Bravo, who at half season conceding just nine times.
Barcelona goalkeeper and two purchases in the transfer market last summer as a replacement for Victor Valdes searching step. Marc–Andre ter Stegen brought from Borussia Moenchengladbach at the price of 12 million euros, while for management Bravo The Catalans spend the same amount.
Originally Ter Stegen digandang digadang Barcelona will become the primary choice in this season. However, the injury suffered by 22-year-old goalkeeper in the preseason makes Bravo directly be a starter in the entire game Barca. Chilean goalkeeper was 32 years old then shows that he is still very good work in goal.
After passing half of the season (19 games), Bravo conceded just nine times. In the same period, the former Real Sociedad goalkeeper‘s record 12 clean sheets.
According to Marca, Bravo became the first goalkeeper in the last 20 years that conceded less than two digits after halfway through the season. The last time there was the goalkeeper who conceded under 10 times in 19 games is Francisco Liano, where along with Deportivo La Coruna he only conceded six times in the first half of the 1993/1994 season.
“It was a collective achievement,” Bravo said modestly when asked about the statistics.
“It all becomes visible impressive because we are a team that always plays attacking. They (opponents) are not scored, and it was a good thing. But the important thing is when the opponent scored then we have to make more goals,” he continued in Marca.
With the new conceded nine goals, Barca so the team with the best defense so far. The team with the next best defense is Real Madrid (15 times kegolan) and Sevilla, Valencia, and Villarreall (17 times kegolan).
According to Squawka, Bravo average make rescue 1.53 per game and conceded an average of one goal every two games.