The outing means he remains in fifth place in the all-time list of goalkeepers with the most appearances for the Blaugrana.
Victor Valdes (535 matches), Andoni Zubiarreta (410), Antoni Ramallets (387) and Salvador Sadurni (332) are the four previous shot-stoppers ahead of Ter Stegen on the list.
Ter Stegen llega a 250 juegos defendiendo la playera del Barcelona 👋🔝
¿Cómo calificas su paso por el cuadro culé? 🧐 pic.twitter.com/mTPhuGc7dW
— Fuera de Juego (@ESPN_FDJ) January 7, 2021
The German has grown into one of the most important players at the Camp Nou and has established a reputation as one of the world’s elite goalkeepers and an ever-present in Barcelona news.
Ter Stegen is quoted as saying by Diario Sport: “I am so happy with this achievement and it is an honour to reach this spectacular number.
“I hope there are many more games to come and that I can keep adding to this tally of matches – I am proud to be among this list.
“The reason I renewed my contract here is because I want to stay and help the club to success.”
The 28-year-old has demonstrated he is one of football’s elite goalkeepers with a series of world-class performances for the Blaugrana, whom he joined from Borussia Mochengladbach in 2014 for €12m.
In his 250 games, Ter Stegen has kept 105 clean sheets, conceding 237 goals while he has tasted 176 victories along with 44 draws and 30 losses.