This is why Paolo Maldini is the greatest Milan player

This is why Paolo Maldini is the greatest Milan player
This is why Paolo Maldini is the greatest Milan player

Here are some phenomenal records set by Paolo Maldini

Paolo Maldini is arguably the greatest defender in football history. Maldini has achieved so much for AC Milan and the fans.

Here we look into some of his records for AC Milan.

19 phenomenal records set by Paolo Maldini

  • Most appearances in all competitions (Milan): 902
  • Second-most Serie A appearances (only Serie A regular-seasons): 647
  • Most league appearances for Milan (only Serie A regular-seasons): 647
  • Third-most UEFA club competitions appearances: 174
  • Most UEFA club competitions appearances for Milan: 174
  • Most European competitions appearances: 168
  • Most European competitions appearances for Milan: 168
  • Most UEFA Champions League appearances for Milan: 139
  • Most finals played in UEFA Champions League: 8
  • Youngest first-team player (Milan): 16 years and 208 days
  • Longest-serving player (Milan): 24 years and 132 days
  • Most FIFA World Cup appearances for Italy: 23
Paolo Maldini
Paolo Maldini
  • Record of minutes played in the World Cups: 2216
  • Fastest goal scored in UEFA Champions League/European Cup final history: 50 seconds, 2005
  • Oldest player to score a goal in UEFA Champions League/European Cup final history: aged 36 years and 333 days, playing for Milan against Liverpool, 2005
  • Most European/UEFA Super Cup titles: 4 (shared with Dani Alves)
  • Most European/UEFA Super Cup final appearances: 4 (shared with Dani Alves)
  • Second-most career club appearances by an Italian player: 902
  • Most appearances for a single Italian club: 902

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