Vincent Enyeama stands as the first African and third goalkeeper to score in a UEFA Champions League game. He holds the unique distinction of being the sole goalkeeper to score in both the CAF Champions League and the UEFA Champions League. Enyeama is also the exclusive African goalkeeper to have won the Best Player of the Year Award in the Israeli Premier League.
In an impressive feat, Vincent Enyeama is the solitary goalkeeper to receive the CAF Champions League Best Player Award in two consecutive seasons. With 24 goals to his name, he reigns as the highest-scoring African goalkeeper of all time.
Enyeama’s remarkable career extends to the France Ligue 1, where he set a record for the most clean sheets in a season with 21 clean sheets for LOSC Lille in the 2013-14 league season. These accomplishments solidify Vincent Enyeama’s status among the greatest goalkeepers in African football history.