Former Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has been named among the top 10 goalkeepers in Europe for the 2015/16 season by the Swiss-based CIES Football Observatory, reports goal.
Former Super Eagles goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has beat the likes of David Degea of Manchester United, Petr Cech of Arsenal and Joe Hart of Manchester City in the list of the top 10 goalkeepers in Europe for the 2015/2016 season.
According to CIES Football Observatory, the ranking was done, taking into account the number of goals conceded per match, number of minutes per goal, number of passes per match, number of saves per match, number of saves per goal conceded and the percentage of saves.
The Nigerian missed out on winning silverware with Lille this season as they lost 2-1 to PSG in Saturday’s French Cup final.
After every all assessment, Enyeama finished in sixth place behind renowned goalkeepers like Manuel Neuer of Bayern Munich, Jan Oblak of Atletico Madrid, Gianluigi Buffon of Juventus, Kevin Trapp of PSG and Claudio Bravo of Barcelona. Coming behind Enyeama on the list are Tottenham’s Hugo Lloris, Alphonse Areola of Villareal, Keylor Navas of Real Madrid and Pepe Reina of Napoli in the list of 10.