At just 23 years old, Saúl Ñíguez defended our colours and badge for the 200th time. He played 90 minutes our win against Arsenal and is making history for Atlético de Madrid.
He joined our club back in 2008 when he was just 13 years old and rose through the ranks until he made his debut for the first team in the UEFA Europa League against Beşiktaş JK. He later became a permanent member of the first team in the 2014/15 season.
In total, he's played for our club in LaLiga, Copa del Rey, Spanish Super Cup, UEFA Europa League and UEFA Champions League and has been a key player for our team and scored important goals. In all competitions, he's scored 28 goals and has won three titles: Europa League, Copa del Rey and Spanish Super Cup.