Ghana’s Mohammed Salisu emerges as defender with most clearances in Spanish La Liga

Highly-rated Ghanaian centre-back Mohammed Salisu is the defender with most clearances in the Spanish La Liga. The 20-year-old defender has so far made 136 clearances in the Spanish top flight topping any other defender in the League. In addition Salisu has made 126 recoveries and also has 60% of his duels won. Salisu has so far played 2,366 minutes in the La Liga this season as he continues to scoop the numbers. 🇬🇭 Salisu is showing himself as a real wall along the current @LaLigaEN edition 🦂 He is the defender with the highest number of clearances 📈 But this is not the only stat that speaks out about his defensive skills#pucela #RealValladolid — Real Valladolid CF EN (@realvalladolidE) March 26, 2020 The young defender who is yet to be capped by Ghana remains a major target for several Clubs including Manchester United, Real Madrid and Barcelona. The former WAFA player is tasting only his first season in the Spanish elite division having spent the entire 2018/19 season with Real Valladolid’s second team.

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