Real Madrid - Liverpool

Casillas, number one in the Champions League

NEWS | 04/11/2014

He is the player with the most appearances in the competition's history, with a total of 144. 
Iker Casillas continues to make history with Real Madrid. After starting against Liverpool, he is the player who has made the most Champions League appearances, 144 in total. He leads the Barcelona player Xavi Hernández by one. The captain of the Whites also heads the list for most victories in the competition, having notched up 86.

He made his Champions League debut on 15 September 1999 against Olympiakos. Since then, he has played in 16 consecutive tournaments and won the trophy on three occassions. He won the eighth Champions League title when he was just 19 years old, and two years later he played a decisive role in the ninth Champions League trophy win. Now, having won the Tenth in Lisbon, Casillas wants to continue to make history.