Iker Casillas joins Ronaldo as only two players with 100 UCL

first_imgIker Casillas just became the second player to reach 100 wins in the UEFA Champions League, joining none other than Cristiano Ronaldo.Iker Casillas and FC Porto were already through to the knockout stages ahead of the game against Galatasaray but managed a 3-2 win to remain unbeaten. With this win, Casillas becomes the second player in Champions League history to record 100 wins, after CR7.Speaking to Tribuna Express, the 37-year-old said he was happy to reach 100 wins but that it was also a bit sad: “It’s beautiful but it is also a bit sad because it’s been many years playing the most important club tournament.“I’m happy with what I’ve accomplished and that I experienced this with an important win for my team.”Top 5 Atletico Madrid players to watch in next week’s UCL Tomás Pavel Ibarra Meda – September 14, 2019 With the Champions League about to start, we need to start talking about the Top 5 Atletico Madrid players to watch in the competition.Atletico…Casillas also has the most caps in Champions League history with 173 and became the first player to play in 20 Champions League seasons.He made his Champions League debut at 18 in September of 1999 to become the youngest goalkeeper featured in the tournament – a record broken in October of 2017 by Benfica’s Mile Svilar.Casillas is still the youngest goalkeeper ever to win the trophy after Real Madrid defeated Valencia 3-0 in 2000 four days after Iker’s 19th birthday.last_img

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