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Kepa Arrizabalaga
Kepa Arrizabalaga
Date of birth:

October 3, 1994

Nationality:

Flag of Spain Spain

Position:

Goalkeeper

Team:

Chelsea F.C.

Kepa Arrizabalaga Revuelta (Basque: [kepa aris̻aβalaɣa reβuelta]; Spanish: [ˈkepa ariθaβaˈlaɣa reˈβwelta]; born 3 October 1994), sometimes known simply as Kepa,[4] is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Chelsea and the Spain national team.

Developed at Athletic Bilbao, he played his first professional games on loan at Ponferradina and Real Valladolid, in Segunda División. He then returned to his first club, going on to appear in 54 matches across all competitions; in 2018, he signed with Chelsea.

Arrizabalaga won the 2012 European Championship with Spain's under-19 team and made his senior debut in 2017, being selected for the 2018 World Cup.