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Thibaut Courtois

22-Year-Old Goalkeeper     Chelsea  Premier


Belgium

Birthdate:  May 11, 1992    Birthplace:  Bree, Belgium    Nationality:  Belgium    Height:  6' 6"    Weight:  183 lbs    

January 16, 2015    Thibaut Courtois News

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Manager Jose Mourinho said Friday that Courtois (finger) is still not fully fit, but he will be available for selection Saturday against Swansea City.

Given the lack of full fitness, Petr Cech will likely get another start in Courtois' place.

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Thibaut Courtois: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

January 10, 2015

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Courtois is available off the bench for Saturday's Premier League match against Newcastle, according to ESPN FC.

Petr Cech is getting the start for Courtois, who allowed five goals to Spurs his last time out. It's unclear if Courtois will sit for a number of matches, as Cech continues to be one of the best keepers in the Prem.

December 26, 2014

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Courtois didn't have to make a single save to pick up his seventh clean sheet during Chelsea's 2-0 win over West Ham on Boxing Day.

Courtois now has six shutouts in his last seven starts, including five in Premier League play. The Chelsea defense has been excellent of late, and they'll look to continue their fine streak Sunday at Southampton.

December 23, 2014

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Courtois (groin) made two saves during Chelsea's 2-0 win over Stoke City on Monday, his sixth clean sheet of the season.

Courtois had not played since Dec. 6 against Newcastle, but the Potters didn't do much to test him in his first game back. With the injury break, it's possible that he could play every game throughout the condensed holiday schedule, though if he does not, Petr Cech would be back to protect the woodwork.

December 19, 2014

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Manager Jose Mourinho said Friday that Courtois (groin) may be able to return Monday to face Stoke City. "I think so, I can't confirmed 100 percent but I think so."

If Courtois is unable to go, Petr Cech will start again in his place.

December 15, 2014

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Courtois, who is currently out of action with a muscle issue, became the first football player to earn the Belgian Sportsman of he Year award, reports the Daily Mail.

Courtois has been the starter for Chelsea this season, putting together five clean sheets to help Chelsea take over the top of the standings. He is currently injured with no return date known.

December 12, 2014

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Manager Jose Mourinho confirmed Friday that Courtois will not play Saturday against Hull City after picking up a minor muscular injury in training.

Petr Cech will get his first Premier League start of the season in place of Courtois.

December 4, 2014

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Courtois needed to make only two saves during Chelsea's 3-0 win over Tottenham, his four consecutive clean sheet in all competitions.

Courtois hasn't allowed a league goal since Nov. 8 against Liverpool, while also adding in a shutout of Schalke in the Champions League. The Chelsea defense is playing very well right now and looks primed to continue the streak Saturday against Newcastle, though defensive midfielder Nemanja Matic, who has arguably been Chelsea's best player this season, will miss out with a yellow-card accumulation ban.