Did you know?
Thibaut Courtois of Atlético Madrid is La Liga’s tallest and youngest starting goalkeeper. The youngster is only 19 years old and measures at 1.98m tall, or 6’6”. Courtois is Belgian, but he is currently at Atlético Madrid on loan from Chelsea FC.
Fun fact? The shortest starting goalkeeper is Granada CF's Roberto Fernández (1.81m, 5’11”). The oldest starting goalkeeper is Gustavo Manúa of Levante UD, who is 33 years old.
How does your team’s goalkeeper stack up to the league’s average goalkeeper height (1.87m) and age (28.5)?