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Ligue 1's Iron Men: The Players Who've Played Every Minute

Ligue 1's Iron Men: The Players Who've Played Every Minute

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Publish on 02/26 at 19:00 - E. DEVIN

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10 players have played all of their team's minutes in Ligue 1 Uber Eats in 2023/24, including two outfield players.

10 players have played all of their team's minutes in Ligue 1 Uber Eats in
2023/24. While we might expect this from goalkeepers, aside from injury and suspension, two outfield players have also achieved the feat to date.

Both are defenders — Stade Brest’s Kenny Lala has been a hard-working lynchpin in Les Pirates’  impressive start to the season, while the physical Rasmus Nicolaisen has helped keep Toulouse impressing in Europe and domestically, featuring in every minute as Les Violets have battled impressively on multiple fronts.

While the ability to play complete matches in the current season does include some current players, the idea of the iron man has traditionally been the province of the goalkeeper, as the other eight players are all netminders. This is true historically as well, as the players to have played the most consecutive matches with the same club all were ‘keepers:

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