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Claudio Bravo, best goalkeeper in Europe, by the numbers

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Manuel Queimadelos Alonso

If the scoreless draw against Málaga on Wednesday left something good, it was the fact that Barcelona is yet to concede a ball in their net in five games, for the first time ever in team's history.

Not only that, Claudio Bravo is simply the best goalkeeper in Europe right now. In all the six biggest European leagues, only Gianluigi Buffon is doing as good as the Chile international.

Take a look at the league leaders of each country and look at the goalkeeping numbers. Bravo is leading the pack:

Spanish La Liga: Leader - Barcelona; Goals scored: 11; Goals conceded: 0 (GK: Claudio Bravo)

Italian Serie A: Leader - Juventus; Goals scored: 7; Goals conceded: 0 (GK: Gianluigi Buffon)

German Bundesliga: Leader - Bayern Munich; Goals scored: 9; Goals conceded: 2 (GK: Manuel Neuer)

Portugal Liga Sagres: Leader - Benfica; Goals scored: 12; Goals conceded: 2 (GK: Artur)

French Ligue 1: Leader - Olympique Marseille; Goals scored: 16; Goals conceded: 6 (GK: Steve Mandanda)

English Premier League: Leader - Chelsea; Goals scored: 13; Goals conceded: 7 (GK: Thibaut Courtois)

Of course, the whole Barça defensive system deserves credit, as all the players have done a wonderful jub. It's not only the GK. But Bravo has made some impressive saves so far. After seeing something amazing like that, I just have one thing to say: BRAVO, Bravo!!!