Top 50 best interceptors ranked by most interceptions in European football leagues (Season 2020/21) – 11.03.2021

Top 50 best interceptors ranked by most interceptions

in European football leagues (Season 2020/21)

 

  • Date: 11.03.2021
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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, 25, D(R),M(R) 89
2 Alexander Djiku Strasbourg, 26, D(CR),DMC 82
3 Cristian Romero Atalanta, 22, D(C) 75
4 Benjamin André Lille, 30, D(R),M(CLR) 62
5 Diadie Samassékou Hoffenheim, 25, DMC 62
6 Francesco Acerbi Lazio, 33, D(C) 62
7 Ngonda Muzinga Dijon, 26, D(L) 62
8 Ellyes Skhiri FC Koln, 25, DMC 61
9 Hamari Traoré Rennes, 29, D(R),M(R) 59
10 Mats Hummels Borussia Dortmund, 32, D(C) 59
11 Daniel Congré Montpellier, 35, D(CLR) 58
12 Jan Bednarek Southampton, 24, D(C) 58
13 John Boye Metz, 33, D(C) 58
14 Milan Badelj Genoa, 32, M(C) 57
15 Danilo Juventus, 29, D(CLR) 56
16 Rubén Duarte Deportivo Alaves, 25, D(CL) 56
17 Josh Brownhill Burnley, 25, M(CR) 55
18 Julien Laporte Lorient, 27, D(C) 55
19 Loic Bade Lens, 20, D(C) 55
20 Nico Elvedi Borussia M.Gladbach, 24, D(CLR) 55
21 Mahdi Camara Saint-Etienne, 22, DMC 54
22 Marc Oliver Kempf VfB Stuttgart, 26, D(C) 54
23 Rodrigo Becão Udinese, 25, D(C) 53
24 Declan Rice West Ham, 22, D(C),DMC 52
25 Rúben Neves Wolverhampton Wanderers, 23, DMC 52
26 Anaitz Arbilla Eibar, 33, D(CLR) 51
27 Andreaw Gravillon Lorient, 23, D(C) 51
28 Jeffrey Gouweleeuw Augsburg, 29, D(C) 51
29 Jerdy Schouten Bologna, 24, DMC 51
30 N’Golo Kanté Chelsea, 29, DMC 51
31 Ibañez Roma, 22, D(C) 51
32 Trevoh Chalobah Lorient, 21, D(R),DMC 51
33 Wout Faes Reims, 22, D(C) 51
34 Haris Belkebla Brest, 27, DMC 50
35 Harry Maguire Manchester United, 28, D(C) 50
36 Samir Udinese, 26, D(CL) 50
37 Thomas Foket Reims, 26, D(R),M(R) 50
38 Gianluca Mancini Roma, 24, D(C),DMC 49
39 Laurent Koscielny Bordeaux, 35, D(C) 49
40 Liam Cooper Leeds, 29, D(C) 49
41 Matthew Cash Aston Villa, 23, D(R),M(CLR) 49
42 Omar Colley Sampdoria, 28, D(C) 49
43 Benoit Badiashile Monaco, 19, D(C) 48
44 Berat Djimsiti Atalanta, 28, D(C) 48
45 Kiki Kouyate Metz, 23, D(C) 48
46 Yunis Abdelhamid Reims, 33, D(C) 48
47 Andrei Girotto Nantes, 29, D(C),DMC 47
48 Aurelien Tchouameni Monaco, 21, DMC 47
49 Hiroki Sakai Marseille, 30, D(LR),M(R) 47
50 Koray Günter Verona, 26, D(C) 47

 
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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