185! Bayern midfielder Thiago Alcantara broke the record for most amount of touches in a game
- Updated: February 2, 2014
Signed from Barcelona in the summer, Thiago Alcantara is beginning to make an impact at Bayern Munich.
Today, he broke two records during Bayern’s 5-0 win over Frankfurt, having 185 touches and making 159 passes.
Bastian Schweinsteiger previously held the Bundesliga record with a, now meagre, 155 touches.
These are some ridiculous numbers!
— OptaFranz (@OptaFranz) February 2, 2014
185 touches, 159 passes (93% acc), 22 long balls (90% acc), 4 interceptions and 3 tackles. World-class midfield performance from Thiago.
— Eziz (@no10role) February 2, 2014