Top 50 best interceptors ranked by most interceptions in European football leagues (Season 2021/22) – 27.06.2022

Top 50 best interceptors ranked by most interceptions

in European football leagues (Season 2021/22)

 

  • Date: 27.06.2022
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  • Top 50 best interceptors ranked by most interceptions in European football leagues (Season 2021/22)

 

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Who finished 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, 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. Who has made the most interceptions? And how many? Let’s see.

 

R Player I
1 Bremer Torino, 25, D(C) 105
2 Aurélien Tchouaméni Monaco, 22, DMC 101
3 José Luis Palomino Atalanta, 32, D(C) 100
4 Milan Badelj Genoa, 33, M(C) 85
5 Omar Colley Sampdoria, 29, D(C) 80
6 Boubakar Kouyaté Metz, 25, D(C) 79
7 Mohammed Salisu Southampton, 23, D(CL) 78
8 Jonathan Clauss Lens, 29, D(R),M(R) 73
9 Jan Bednarek Southampton, 26, D(C) 72
10 Reece Oxford Augsburg, 23, D(C),DMC 72
11 Nemanja Maksimovic Getafe, 27, M(C) 71
12 Andrei Girotto Nantes, 30, D(C),DMC 69
13 Anthony Losilla Bochum, 36, D(C),DMC 69
14 Hassane Kamara Watford, 28, D(L),M(L) 69
15 Konstantinos Mavropanos VfB Stuttgart, 24, D(C) 69
16 Koray Günter Verona, 27, D(C) 69
17 Cheick Oumar Doucouré Lens, 22, DMC 68
18 Josh Brownhill Burnley, 26, M(CR) 68
19 Max Christiansen Greuther Fuerth, 25, DMC 68
20 Yunis Abdelhamid Reims, 34, D(C) 68
21 Jonathan Gradit Lens, 29, D(CR) 65
22 Christian Nørgaard Brentford, 28, D(C),DMC 64
23 Alberto Grassi Cagliari, 27, DMC 63
24 Declan Rice West Ham, 23, D(C),DMC 63
25 Azor Matusiwa Reims, 24, DMC 62
26 Danilo Soares Bochum, 30, D(L),M(L) 62
27 Mattia Caldara Venezia, 28, D(C) 62
28 Michael Keane Everton, 29, D(CR) 62
29 Ibañez Roma, 23, D(C) 62
30 Alexander Djiku Strasbourg, 27, D(CR),DMC 61
31 Maxence Lacroix Wolfsburg, 22, D(C) 60
32 Mickael Nade Saint-Etienne, 23, D(C) 60
33 Timothée Kolodziejczak Saint-Etienne, 30, D(CL),M(L) 60
34 Djené Dakonam Getafe, 30, D(C) 59
35 João Cancelo Manchester City, 27, D(LR),M(R) 59
36 Akim Zedadka Clermont Foot, 26, D(R) 58
37 Charlie Taylor Burnley, 28, D(L),M(L) 58
38 Nacho Vidal Osasuna, 27, D(R) 58
39 Mahdi Camara Saint-Etienne, 23, D(CR),DMC 58
40 Merih Demiral Atalanta, 24, D(C) 58
41 Romain Saïss Wolverhampton, 32, D(C),DMC 58
42 Paul Jaeckel Union Berlin, 23, D(C),DMC 57
43 Rubén Duarte Deportivo Alaves, 26, D(CL) 57
44 Stuart Dallas Leeds, 31, D(LR),M(CLR) 57
45 Grant Hanley Norwich, 30, D(C) 56
46 Joakim Nilsson Arminia Bielefeld, 28, D(C) 56
47 Nico Schlotterbeck Freiburg, 22, D(C) 56
48 Brendan Chardonnet Brest, 27, D(C) 55
49 Frédéric Guilbert Strasbourg, 27, D(CLR),M(R) 55
50 Laurent Abergel Lorient, 29, DMC 55

 

I = Interceptions

* A list of the top 50 best interceptors ranked by most interceptions in European football leagues (Season 2021/22).

 

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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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