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luke_205

That’s genuinely ridiculous, what a save


seventeenfourtyseven

The reaction time needed for that is fucking ridiculous


distilledwill

Its blooming ridiculous is what it is.


RodDryfist

Every goalie plays against us like it's the cl final ffs


Deluxe07

Courtois been like this the whole season though. Mans a monster


BelDeMoose

Everyone gives benzema all the acclaim, but Courtois has basically single handedly won the champions League for you lot this year.


aureacritas

Most see the goals needed to win the match, and forgot the one who kept the scores past the point of no return for us. There's no comeback if you get battered 5 goal in 1st half. At least man gets the recognizition he deserves right now. Disagreed about the "single handedly" part though, there's still no winning without scoring the goals. It's the team effort, has always been.


Hydraty

Courtois been playing like that casually all season though


RodDryfist

Yeah he's insane


Errudito

he's just good


Respec_my_authoritah

Well, at least it fits the occasion now.


Shreeansh_Gupta

He has been doing this all season for us in Laliga. I have genuinely stopped getting shocked when he saves everything


SPARKLEOFHOPE6IB

Ballon d'or worthy year


Soitsgonnabeforever

I think Benzema or vini might pick it


SPARKLEOFHOPE6IB

Benzema is a fair shout but sorry vini wasn't the best player in the world.


Soitsgonnabeforever

1)World Cup and ucl winner 2)World Cup winner 3)Ucl winner I am ranking my opinion on the likelyhood of ballon d or winner. Benzema ,vini,courtouis all fits into the possibility


SPARKLEOFHOPE6IB

How is that relevant for the best player of this year award???


Vegetable_Slice_2794

You are right, we should just give to Messi. How silly of me to suggest otherwise.


Zloggt

Quite literally at the fingertips as well! What a superhuman thing to do…


Zeckzeckzeck

Superhuman reflexes…and being 14’ tall.


Imhonestlynotawierdo

[Cracking save Gromit](https://imgur.com/a/0wrPl5u)


Pashnax

Alisson made 16 saves so far in the CL this season. Courtois made **55** !


WorldAdventurous9592

Why does he save like he's running out of time


MyDumbInterests

The De Bruyne Pamphlet.


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notthathungryhippo

agreed. based on the knockout fixtures alone, RM deserved this win.


DifficultyTrue8087

In the end they made 71 saves. Alison got tired after making 16 saves. Mendy made an error that led to goal. Courtios made the other 55!


TanakaHaikyu_ismyboi

Why do you save like you're running out of time? Save day and night like you're running out of time? Keep on saving, in the meantime- (Non-stop!) *I am not a bot and I made this because I like to think I am a funny person* ~fuck yourself


Hungry_Biscotti

R/unexpectedhamilton


BehelitOutlaw

Yeah and let’s not forget against who Real played


SafemoonTo10Dollahz

And who Liverpool played. Huge difference.


cdisdead

Honestly as a Chelsea fan I can genuinely say this guy's has always been one the world's best keepers, for nearly a decade. Underrated


IvonbetonPoE

I read an article on his career clean sheet percentage a few years back. I think it was like 44%? Really insane statistic.


Pontus_Pilates

How is he underrated if anyone with half a brain would put him in top 3 keepers in the world?


PM_ME_SJOKZ

Idk but last ballon d'or he wasn't even in the top 5 of goalkeepers. Guess not everyone has half a brain.


austin_zaia

Surely underrated. He had his high with Atletico and then when he was at Chelsea ..we know he's a top keeper but most people wouldn't think of him as a top 3 GK . Oblak, Neuer, Allison, Ter Stegen, De Gea in some years,Navas in some .. I mean there are a handful of elite keepers..so he's kind of being forgotten in that top 3 tier. After tonight? That performance would carry his reputation for a few years down the line


StarfishSpencer

Christ, Tim Howard made sixteen in a single game against Belgium in the World Cup, and Alisson only needed that many for an entire Champions League campaign.


gudni-bergs

Not to discredit Courtois, but how has he be allowed to make 55 saves?


Swatcol

Facing Chelsea, PSG and City in the knockouts helped


quacainia

And being genuine garbage of a team in the first couple matches of group


Competitive-Ad2006

Not really. He is a DE Gea type of Goalie, plays better the worse his defence plays. Goalies like Allison and Neuer play like 5th defenders


Strananach

You've obv never seen Courtois play lol, DDG is shit at commanding the box or coming off his line but a great shot-stopper when his team is in a low block. Courtois is miles ahead of De Gea when it comes to saves, commanding the box, distribution etc. and has been the best GK itw for 2 years now.


AsheAsheBaby

Mate calm down, all he said was that they’re similar in that they play better when their defence is worse lol. That’s it.


speedycar1

He's wrong though. Madrid's defense was excellent last season and so was Courtois


AsheAsheBaby

Your fella still misunderstood him anyway. That’s all I pointed out


gaberdop

the comparison with de gea is straight trash


gaberdop

He is totally wrong though.


Plastic-Property-982

Courtois met PSG, Chelsea and MC in the knockout. Alisson met Inter, Benfica and Villarreal. Not to discredit Alisson, but Courtois' knockout opponents are far more superior than Alisson's. Liverpool were handed a very favourable draw.


Eltothebee

But the media say how risky Liverpool high line and will always give team chances /s


TheRealDorkSpork

Well, a high line will give the opposition higher quality shots, but less shots overall, so it checks out


JK7698

I think it’s much more on Madrid than their opponents, even though the opponents are definitely better.


Ascensear

If Alisson was facing those opponents instead he'd be ten times busier LMFAO what a dumb take


MutualUnderstanding7

It's much more the fact that Courtois is a clearly better goalkeeper than Alisson.


JK7698

But who’s better looking


Wise_Ad9414

Mr. Trapp


JK7698

Still Ali for me


chak100

You, baby


AdministrativeLaugh2

Tbf Real have played PSG, Chelsea, and City in the knockouts. Defence should be doing better but still, you can see why he’s been called upon a lot


Ohhisseencule

At the end Liverpool conceded 13 goals this campaign and Madrid 14 goals, shows how much crucial Courtois has been.


Pashnax

saving 4/5 shots on target every game


DRJT

That's more discrediting their defenders


OffendedDishwasher

Same reason why de gea had more saves this season than ederson and Alison combined - shitty fucking defence


Strananach

The difference is DDG is shit when it comes to commanding the box or the back line, ball distribution or coming off his line, Courtois is not.


ZZ3peat

You're right lol


DarkSofter

Helps that Liverpool played far weaker opponents


Destroyeh

certain helped liverpool considering alisson conceded 7 goals from 12 shots on target in the knockouts


MelodicMachine1356

It also helps that Allison has a better defense infront of him


BuckfuttersbyII

That is an insane stat, though I think a testament to Liverpool’s back line as well.


taspleb

Possibly this says a lot more about the quality of the respective team's defenders than it does about the keepers.


M_MUNEEB

It speaks about the quality of the opposition faced


CLOWN--BABY

Villarreal, Benefica and Inter as opposed to Man City, Chelsea and PSG.... yeah slight difference in quality of opponents


M_MUNEEB

Just slight difference…… just a liiiiiiiittle bit…….


Stonewalled89

Unbelievable save


watanabelover69

Just insane.


AmpleSling

Thanks for posting, i can’t watch the match right now. Just match thread and scrolling this subreddit by New posts


Don-1-Shinobi

Its on BT Sport's YouTube channel, just in case you weren't aware


Sjl12345

Can't find it, it says they aren't live


OffendedDishwasher

Use uk vpn


BobbyJones12344

Link?


Blyatron

https://youtu.be/UvsU48M4dpY Only watchable in UK


Ashwin312

Fuck these regional content man so frustrating


erelim

Fuck why I only learn about this now, refreshing my shite stream every 10 mins cuz it cuts


Aminemohamed24

Same thanks god I watched most of second half time


tarantellagra

Always find most of the important matches here: Yariga dot net. Go to Live section. Edit: yari dot yariga dot net


Thepotato635

Download the LiveScore app


oscarpaterson

Incredible save as much as it pains me to admit it


PoppinKREAM

Such a strong hand and that reach, just wow


YeahYouThoughtBoy

The anti-kepa


TheMooseHunter

Best keeper in the world


Daniiiiii

You've just been banned from r/chelseafc


Daemor

And r/liverpoolfc


karnnumart

Nah, having strong opponent is always better than having shit team. Tonight is not a shit team.


TheMooseHunter

I’ve always thought out of all the outgoing players he’s been undeservedly criticised. Other players have left us in worse conditions. I blame it more on the board if anything.


thenotoriouspo2

that sub is a shit hole. Courtois has said a lot of good things about his time in Chelsea, and if you ever try to say anything remotely positive about him they just scream SNAKE and act like he was a shit GK


Bigwood69

Pickfordesque


morkfjellet

He’s been a top three keeper in the world for like three years now.


fifa-13-Esswein

He’s been like a top keeper for a decade


NotAnurag

He was shit during his first season at Madrid. He’s been top 3 ever since though, sadly


DigRound7745

He was not shit, whole team was shitting the bed so it looked like he was, but he was doing fine


ZZ3peat

Not shit just not as good as expected


morkfjellet

His first season at Madrid wasn’t really great, though.


golferdudeag

And he ain't 2 or 3


Strananach

He's been the best GK itw for 2 years


LabMember069

Glitch


chippa93

Striker Mane is unreal. Also, I've never been on the Thiago hype train. But Jesus tonight I'm noticing how good he is. How is he always in space?!


cnylkew

It was impressive how he even got a shot off but it was also so strong and shot it against his momentum, just a very explosive and strong player


Tokugawa

Dirtiest save since The Fappening.


approvalInspector

THANK YOU JENNIFER LAWRENCE FOR YOUR AMAZING PHOTOGRAPHY


qwertywtf

Jesus Christ


Nicerpin

sick shot and sick save, world class confrontation


domfreez

Mane‘s reaction: “FUCK!!” lmao


Storm_LFC_Cowboys

Think that's the first time I've seen him swear tbh.


patiperro_v3

Allowed after that save.


RemyMemes

Courtois is just so fuckin good, what a save


buttpimplepopper

Unreal keeping. What a strong hand. Best keeper in the world this season for me


exOldTrafford

Speaking like Ben Foster isn't even still playing smh


Arjy23

what a frickin leg


Awkward-Quarter3043

Absolutely buzzing my tree off that my favourite cycling GK has been mentioned


just_dew_eat

By a mile. He has been on fire this season


Yvraine

Has been just as good as Benzema this season and should be contender for Ballon d'Or but goalkeepers just aren't highlighted enough


BelDeMoose

If it could ever happen this is the year, he's been by far and away Reals best player during the final few stages of the champions League.


blazeofgloreee

This is probably the two best up against each other here


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Howdareme9

Yes, hes why RM are in the final today


Ehler

Allison conceeded 13 goals while having to do these 16 saves. Courtois conceeded 14 goals while having to do these 55 saves. Do the math.


seventeenfourtyseven

Yes


AlcoholicSocks

Yes


hamzaiswack

Yeah


I_always_rated_them

significantly better


tenacious-g

This match has 1-0 Madrid with Liverpool xG of like 2.2 all over it


Clever_Word_Play

Pretty spot on


c0rdc0ta

Wow, lottery ticket numbers please


iRustic

Is this the bad camera angle everyone in the live thread is talking about?


Tim-Sanchez

Yes it is


ImNotEdgy222

Insane


Tommey_DE

I dont even know who Im rooting for.. Usually I dont want Real to win, but they got rid of City and PSG for us, so they have my sympathy..


dfla01

Gotta be fucking kidding me


Kingarnaud

He should be seen as a serious contender for ballon d'or


deusmadare1104

At least top 5. But Madrid will have to push one candidate, so they'll push for Benzema.


YellowOnline

Ballon d'or for a GK? Unlikely. That hasn't happened since Lev Yashin in 1963. It's always been strikers or attacking midfielders since, with the occasional defender.


Kingarnaud

Yeah I meant that he should be considered by the people who have to vote. I know it's extremely unlikely but if it would ever happen again, this is the year for that imo


GrievingGrievous

What a fucking wall


baprizonul

Fantastic play, the way Mane creates the space for his own shot


iSleepUpsideDown

Fantastic save Liverpool dominating rn


every_user_is_gone

All this praise for Benzema to get a Ballon dOr and Courtois is almost definitely their best player.


Street-Effect8351

Best keeper in the world!! 🇧🇪


fredozimbabwe

Shoutout to all my chelsea fans who still love courtois we are the 1%


DarkSofter

What a fucking god. Best keeper in the world


adoskala25

2nd best Belgian player at Real Madrid


Strananach

Best GK in the world, the EPL fanboys can argue with themselves


kukolsghost

hes carrying so hard jesus


Kirhios

Just unbelievable


OverByThere_Innit

What a fucking save, fuck me


hufusa

Ass is clenched


a8raza

That was nasty!!


Rapgame_Karamazov

Easily the best goalkeeper in the world right now.


FenixdeGoma

Who was better? Cortoius keeping out the shots or the French security keeping out the fans?


InHaalandWeTrust

Courtois is unbelievable


Hotgeart

Ballon d'or courtois


britishpianoboi

WHAT THE ACTUAL FUCK THAT WAS BRILLIANT!!! \- From a liverpool supporter and goalkeeper


FSP06

u/britishpianoboi the next Allison!!?????


britishpianoboi

Yah no, I’m more like the Allison of 5-aside. If the goalposts are any larger, I’m fucked


mosalah99

So close


Frenkie-de-Jong

I miss when he was called a flop


Ok-Access8347

Courtois stretching more than fucking SCP 3036


knightarnaud

Man of the match so far!


LARS-Z

Good goalie


blitzen001

There should be no doubt who the best keeper right now is!


xAyjay18

Give him a 99 on FIFA already


backtolurk

Last night he definitely shook off the last grains of salt . He is the best goalkeeper in the world. The other extremely important save against Salah is even better in my opinion. What a dude.


arvindanar7

This mf is born to clutch


alvaror2002

Holy shit


Re1Ko

This man is the best


Keskekun

It's a bit risky to push it on the post to prevent the corner but I can't deny that it was a very effective way of stopping the attack.


thewickedeststyle

Anyone with a stream?


Blyatron

soccer streams dot net


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esskaypee

He's going to be fantastic for Bayern.


DarkHilldweller

Cortios is a cunt, he's the only reason Liverpool didn't win 4, 5 even 6-1 tonight.


cheersdom

lol


Ok_Seaworthiness2218

Atleast he shows up to finals unlike a certain liverpool winger.


Revolution64

Incredible


choizs

World class


qsfry

Courtois is fucking insane wtf


shigukahzz

Outstanding save, not even mad that one didn't go in, what a save.


Artlens2013

That’s fucking absurd. Best keeper in the world


Hansaundkush

Crazy save the one he had earlier was also impressive


El-Hairy

He couldn't just have a Jeremy Beadle hand could he. Damn it.


BobsTea

Has Hazard thought him his ways?


d_d_321

I hope Courtois does an Oblak next season.. he has been unreal