Former Super Eagles captain, Vincent Enyeama has been named among the top 10 goalkeepers in Europe for the 2015/2016 season.
The ranking compiled by the Swiss-based CIES Football Observatory was done taking into account the number of goals conceded per match, number of minutes per goal, number of passes per match, number of saves per match, number of saves per goal conceded and the percentage of saves.
The Lille OSC of France shot-stopper has kept 14 clean sheets in 31 appearances and has also made 79 saves.
He was recently named the best goalkeeper in the French Football League – Ligue 1
Despite missing out on claiming a silverware with Lille this season, the 33-year-old was ranked in sixth place behind Manuel Neuer of Bayern Munich, Jan Oblak of Atletico Madrid, Gianluigi Buffon of Juventus, Kevin Trapp of PSG and Claudio Bravo of Barcelona.
Completing the top ten and coming behind him on the list are Tottenham’s Hugo Lloris, Alphonse Areola of Villareal, Keylor Navas of Real Madrid and Pepe Reina of Napoli in the list of 10.
He has played 101 times for Nigeria, winning the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations title.