A lifetime at the club: Pellissier second only to Buffon

Monday 16 April 2018
A lifetime at the club: Pellissier second only to Buffon

An International Center for Sports Studies study of Europe's five biggest football leagues had revealed that Sergio Pellissier is second in the list of players who have spent the longest time with one club, behind Juventus's Gianluigi Buffon. With sixteen and a half seasons, he leads Barcelona's Iniesta and Borussia Dortmund's Weidenfeller. Pellissier has made 498 appearances and scored 135 goals. 

 

The top ten:

 

1st     Gianluigi Buffon (17 seasons)

 

2nd    Sergio Pellissier (16.5 seasons)

 

3rd    Andrés Iniesta, Roman Weidenfeller (16 seasons)

 

4th    Leon Britton, Laurent Pionnier, Daniele De Rossi (15.5 seasons)

 

5th    Xabi Prieto, David Garcìa, Loic Perrin (15 seasons)

 

6th    Julìan Speroni, Lionel Messi, Alexander Meier (14 seasons)

 

7th    Sergio Ramos, Giorgio Chiellini, Francesco Magnanelli (13 seasons)

 

8th    Mark Noble, Imanol Agirretxe, Marco Russ (12.5 seasons)

 

9th    Michael Carrick, Bruno Soriano, Romain Danzé, Stefan Kiessling, Christofer Heimerot (12 seasons)

 

10th    Marcelo Vieira, Benjamin Nivet (11.5 seasons)