Jan Oblak, during a warming with the Athletic of Madrid


LaLiga Surprises appointing to a goalkeeper like the MVP 2020-21

Published:12/06/2021 - 15:23h

Updated:12/06/2021 - 15:23h

Jan Oblak has been appointed like the most valuable player of the course 2020-21 in LaLiga. The esloveno accumulated a total of 103 stops, three of them of penalti, 25 goals fit and an effectiveness of the 80 %

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It is not very common that a defender or a goalkeeper appear to the moment to deliver the prizes to the best player of a season. However, Jan Oblak has heaved like the most valuable player in the past edition of LaLiga, that had to the esloveno like a vital piece in the arch of the Athletic of Madrid.

Leaving backwards to figures like Lionel Messi, Luis Suárez or Karim Benzema, the guardameta colchonero has heaved with the distinction, that adds to the fifth Zamora of his career from his arrival to Spain. LaLiga Has done the announcement through his official accounts in the social networks.

The esloveno is one of the three players (beside Courtois and Remiro) of the tournament that were present in all the parties, accumulating a total of 3.420 minutes. In them it has fit a total of 25 goals in the 38 dates for an effectiveness of the 80 %, whereas his figure of stops elevates to 103.

Oblak, the saviour of the arch colchonero

Included when the Athletic seemed to slacken in the last days, wasting the advantage of points that had and yielding terrain to the Barça and to the Madrid, the goalkeeper answered cutting across the ball in key moments, especially in front of the Barcelona team, as well as in front of the Real Sociedad and Osasuna.

Between his vital stops figure also the penalti detained to Joselu Kill, of the Alavés, in the minute 87 to preserve the result. In total, had to encarar four penaltis during the season and detained three of them. Data that for LaLiga have a greater merit that the goals of Lionel Messi or Luis Suárez.

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