Lawrence Ati-Zigi, the highly talented goalkeeper from Ghana, has been honored as the Best Goalkeeper of the Season in the Swiss Super League for the 2022-23 campaign, adding yet another impressive accolade to his already remarkable career.
The prestigious award was presented to Ati-Zigi on Wednesday evening, acknowledging his exceptional performances and solidifying his status as one of the league’s standout player.
Among the pool of talented shot-stoppers in the Swiss Super League, Ati-Zigi emerged as the preferred choice for the top goalkeeper spot in the Golden 11 of the 2022-23 season.
This recognition came after facing tough competition from three other notable goalkeepers: Andre Moreira from Grasshopper FC, Anthony Racioppi from Young Boys, and Jeremy Frick from Servette FC. Ati-Zigi’s consistent and outstanding displays throughout the season distinguished him as the most deserving candidate.
Over the course of the season, Ati-Zigi made 30 appearances for St Gallen, during which he showcased exceptional skills and a remarkable ability to make critical saves. With an average of 3.4 saves per game and an impressive 70% save rate, he played a vital role in St Gallen’s defensive line, ensuring their success on numerous occasions.
Furthermore, Ati-Zigi’s remarkable consistency and unwavering performances led to his inclusion in the Swiss League Team of the Week on five separate occasions, further solidifying his reputation as one of the league’s top talents. His remarkable contributions to St Gallen’s success, both in terms of crucial saves and consistent performances, have propelled him to the forefront of Swiss football.It is worth noting that Ati-Zigi’s outstanding form was recognized earlier in the season when he was named the best goalkeeper of the first half of the campaign, a testament to his exceptional skills and contributions to St Gallen’s overall performance.
Lawrence Ati-Zigi’s recent accolade as the Best Goalkeeper of the Season in the Swiss Super League for the 2022-23 campaign serves as a testament to his unwavering commitment, exceptional talent, and remarkable achievements in the world of football.