Ter Stegen records the most clean sheets in La Liga this season

Barcelona are now 9 points clear at the top of the La Liga points table.

Marc-Andre ter Stegen has once again proven why he is considered one of the best goalkeepers in the world. The German shot-stopper has kept a remarkable 19 clean sheets in La Liga so far this season, after helping his team, Barcelona, to a 1-0 victory against Athletic Club on Sunday night.

Ter Stegen has been in sensational form throughout the campaign, making crucial saves and commanding his area with confidence and authority. He has played a vital role in Barcelona’s resurgence under new manager Xavi Hernandez, with the Catalan giants currently sitting first in the league table, 9 points ahead of defending champions Real Madrid.

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Ter Stegen’s 19 clean sheets, has kept more shutouts than any other goalkeeper in the league. His performances have been crucial in helping Barcelona to mount a serious title challenge, and they will be relying on him to maintain his form as the season reaches its climax.

The 30-year-old goalkeeper has been a mainstay in the Barcelona team since joining from Borussia Monchengladbach in 2014, and has won numerous titles with the club, including four La Liga titles and the UEFA Champions League in 2015. He is widely regarded as one of the best goalkeepers in the world, and his performances this season have only served to reinforce that reputation.