Top 50 best interceptors ranked by most interceptions in European football leagues (Season 2020/21) – 02.01.2021

Top 50 best interceptors ranked by most interceptions

in European football leagues (Season 2020/21)

 

  • Date: 02.01.2021
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  • Top 50 best interceptors ranked by most interceptions in European football leagues (Season 2020/21)

 

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Who will finish the season as the top interceptor ranked by most interceptions in European football leagues?

 

It’s easy to count interceptions, but who are really the best interceptors? Who makes the most impact on their team?

Intercepting is a lost art form in football, but these players on the list try to keep the tradition going.

There are thousands of relevant statistics that we could take away from the season so far, and some would argue that the most important statistic is the one that tells us who’s at the top of the league.

But today we are looking at the top 50 interceptors ranked by most interceptions in European football leagues of the season so far. Who has made the most interceptions so far this season? And how many? Let’s see.

 

R Player I
1 Fabien Centonze Metz, 24, D(R) 67
2 Hamari Traoré Rennes, 28, D(R),M(R) 45
3 Cristian Romero Atalanta, 22, D(C) 42
4 Benjamin André Lille, 30, D(R),M(CLR) 40
5 Rubén Duarte Deportivo Alaves, 25, D(CL) 40
6 Loic Bade Lens, 20, D(C) 39
7 Anaitz Arbilla Eibar, 33, D(CLR) 38
8 Diadie Samassékou Hoffenheim, 24, DMC 38
9 Jonathan Panzo Dijon, 20, D(C) 38
10 Marc Oliver Kempf VfB Stuttgart, 25, D(C) 38
11 Josh Brownhill Burnley, 25, M(CR) 37
12 Ibañez Roma, 22, D(C) 37
13 Francesco Acerbi Lazio, 32, D(C) 36
14 Ellyes Skhiri FC Koln, 25, DMC 35
15 N’Golo Kanté Chelsea, 29, DMC 35
16 Ruben Aguilar Monaco, 27, D(R),M(R) 35
17 Matthew Cash Aston Villa, 23, D(R),M(CLR) 34
18 Sven Botman Lille, 20, D(C) 34
19 Takehiro Tomiyasu Bologna, 22, D(CR) 34
20 John Boye Metz, 33, D(C) 33
21 Julien Laporte Lorient, 27, D(C) 33
22 André-Frank Zambo Anguissa Fulham, 25, DMC 32
23 Arkadiusz Reca Crotone, 25, D(L),M(L) 32
24 Daniel Congré Montpellier, 35, D(CLR) 32
25 Danilo Juventus, 29, D(CLR) 32
26 Jeremiah St. Juste Mainz 05, 24, D(CR),DMC 32
27 Mahdi Camara Saint-Etienne, 22, DMC 32
28 Marshall Munetsi Reims, 24, DMC 32
29 Rodrigo Becão Udinese, 24, D(C) 32
30 Alexander Djiku Strasbourg, 26, D(CR),DMC 31
31 Fabio Nantes, 30, D(LR),M(R) 31
32 Jerdy Schouten Bologna, 23, DMC 31
33 Wesley Fofana Leicester, 20, D(C) 31
34 Youssouf Sabaly Bordeaux, 27, D(LR),M(R) 31
35 Declan Rice West Ham, 21, D(C),DMC 30
36 Harry Maguire Manchester United, 27, D(C) 29
37 Hiroki Sakai Marseille, 30, D(LR),M(R) 29
38 Jeffrey Gouweleeuw Augsburg, 29, D(C) 29
39 Mohamed Simakan Strasbourg, 20, D(CR) 29
40 Benoit Badiashile Monaco, 19, D(C) 28
41 Moussa Niakhaté Mainz 05, 24, D(C) 28
42 Ngonda Muzinga Dijon, 25, D(L) 28
43 Timothée Kolodziejczak Saint-Etienne, 29, D(CL) 28
44 Vincent Le Goff Lorient, 31, D(L) 28
45 Edoardo Goldaniga Genoa, 27, D(C) 27
46 Bremer Torino, 23, D(C) 27
47 Laurent Koscielny Bordeaux, 35, D(C) 27
48 Marc Bartra Real Betis, 29, D(CR),DMC 27
49 Marvin Friedrich Union Berlin, 25, D(C) 27
50 Maxence Lacroix Wolfsburg, 20, D(C) 27

 
I = Interceptions

* A list of the top 50 best interceptors ranked by most interceptions in European football leagues (Season 2020/21).

 

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Credits (SL Bilten 20/21, p.5)

 
 

Site expert for statistical analysis and avid fan of all European football. Nikola Horvat has written for various Italian football portals and now he writes for Euro Football Rumours. He is a sports and travel aficionado and has lived in three continents – North America, South America and Europe. The languages that Nikola knows are Croatian, Serbian, Slovenian, Italian, English, and Spanish.

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