Vlachodimos named Best Goalkeeper of the Month in Portugal
Odysseas Vlachodimos, who is enjoying an excellent debut season in Portugal with SL Benfica, has been named the Goalkeeper of the Month for February in the Liga NOS.
Ever since transferring from Panathinaikos in the summer of 2018, Vlachodimos has been impressing with Benfica in Portugal, instantly becoming the team’s starting goalkeeper and giving a number of solid performances. Vlachodimos, a member of the Greek national team, was recently voted the Best Goalkeeper of the Month for February in the Liga NOS. During the month, Vlachodimos competed in four league matches, conceding two goals while Benfica defeated Sporting Lisbon (4:2), Nacional (10:0), Desportivo Aves (3:0) and Chaves (4:0).
Vlachodimos also helped Benfica beat Galatasaray 2:1 on aggregate in the Last 32 of the UEFA Europa League.
So far, the talented 24-year-old has made 38 appearances for Benfica across all competitions this season, conceding 38 goals and registering 15 clean sheets. Benfica currently occupy joint top spot of the Liga NOS with FC Porto.