NEWS | 12/07/2018The midfielder made a total of 61 appearances for Real Madrid and Brazil last season.
Following his involvement at the World Cup, Casemiro was the only member of the Real Madrid squad to complete over 5,000 minutes last season. The midfielder started all four of Brazil's games at Russia 2018 and ended the campaign with a total of 61 appearances to his name, including those made for Real Madrid and his national side. Coming in behind Casemiro (5,056 minutes) in these rankings was Keylor Navas (4,894).
The Brazilian played a key role in Real Madrid's successful campaign, in which his seven-goal haul saw him improve on his previous best goalscoring return. He also enjoyed a fine season for La Canarinha, starting each of the 13 games he featured in and going unbeaten in these matches. Finally, last term also saw Casemiro rack up the highest number of appearances in his career, after he featured in 61 games, a tally which exceeded his 46 outings in the previous campaign.