Thiago Silva became Sunday against Guingamp the player who has worn the most PSG captain’s armband with 221 games. He erases the legendary Dominique Bathenay.
It is one of the most prestigious longevity records of the PSG Thiago Silva has dropped this Sunday night against Guingamp. Arrived in July 2012 at PSG, it took him a little less than six full seasons to become the player who has worn the most captain’s armband of the Paris club. He has now been captain (at kickoff) 221 times, once more than Dominique Bathenay, wearing the armband from 1979 to 1985.
Captain of the PSG for the first time on November 21, 2012 against Dynamo Kiev in the Champions League. Thiago Silva wore the armband 221 times in a total of 240 matches in the Parisian colors.
The top 5 PSG captains:
Thiago Silva: 221 games
1. Dominique Bathenay: 220 games
2. Pedro Miguel Pauleta: 114 games
3. Claude Makelele: 113 games
4. Frédéric Déhu: 106 matches