Numbers don't lie: Rafael Varane (almost) invincible in finals
- Raphael Varane has advanced to the World Cup final as France beat Belgium 1-0
- Out of ten finals played in his career, Varane lost just one
Rafael Varane could be considered a talisman for every team he plays: the French defender has 301 career matches with club and country, including ten semifinals and ten finals played. Of these big games, he lost just once in semifinal and once in final.
Raphael Varane is 25 years old and he will have played in...— RMadridHome (@RMadridHome_) July 11, 2018
• World Cup Final
• Champions League Final
• Copa Del Rey Final
• Spanish SuperCup Final
• European SuperCup Final
• Club World Cup Final
On top of that, with Cristiano's departure, Varane becomes Real Madrid forth captain, after Karim Benzema.