In Football the role of every player is important but the role of goalkeepers is one of the major and specialized positions. In football, the main key role of a goalkeeper is to stop the player of the opponent team from scoring a goal. In this game, the goalkeeper is the only player who has permission to use their hands to handle the ball.
List Of Top 5 Famous Goalkeepers In The World:
1. Alisson Becker:
Alisson Ramses Becker is born on 2nd October 1992 at Novo Hamburgo, Brazil who plays as a goalkeeper for Brazil National team and EPL club Liverpool. Alisson Becker is one of the world’s best goalkeepers of the current times and was also named as the Best FIFA goalkeeper of the world in 2019. He joined Liverpool in 2018 and we must say that the fate of Liverpool become so good after Alisson’s presence in the team, with his impressive goalkeeping Liverpool won the championship of 2018/2019 champions league. Alisson continues his tremendous gameplay in the current season and helps Liverpool to get so high on the table in the league with his amazing saves. The club is emerging as one of the strongest contenders and will hopefully win the league title once it gets resumes.
(Alisson Becker Instagram Account: https://www.instagram.com/alissonbecker/?hl=en)
2. Jan Oblak:
Jan Oblak plays as a goalkeeper in the Slovenia National team and also plays for Atletico Madrid which is a Spanish club and is born on 7th January 1993 at Skofja Loka, Slovenia. He is the second-best goalkeeper of the world in current times. In 2014 he joined the club of Atletico Madrid and in the La Liga after outbreaking huge names like Thibaut Courtois, Ter Stegen he emerged as the best goalkeeper.
(Jan Oblak Instagram Account: https://www.instagram.com/oblakjan/?hl=en)
3. Marc-Andre ter Stegen:
Marc-Andre Ter Stegen plays as a goalkeeper in Germany National team and La Liga club Barcelona and is born on 30th April 1992 at Monchengladbach, Germany. He always remains the very first choice as a goalkeeper for the La Liga team of Barcelona because of his fabulous goalkeeping skills. He is a fantastic goalkeeper who kept Barcelona as the most successful and prominent clubs in Europe.
(Marc-Andre ter Stegen Instagram Account: https://www.instagram.com/mterstegen1/?hl=en)
4. Ederson Moraes:
Ederson Santana de Moraes is born on 17th August 1993 at Osasco, Brazil. He plays football as a goalkeeper for Brazil National team and the Manchester City club. Because of his talent, he is emerging as one of the best goalkeepers in the world. He is the first goalkeeper in EPL who records an assist in 2018 and he also has a record of longest drop kick ever on his name.
(Ederson Moraes Instagram Account: https://www.instagram.com/ederson93/?hl=en )
5. David De Gea:
David de Gea Quintana is the full name of David De Gea. He is born on 7th November 1990 at Madrid, Spain and he is a professional goalkeeper in the game of football. He plays as a goalkeeper for the National team of Spain and the club of Manchester United. David De Gea is a famous and well-known name in the football world and is at the fourth (4) goalkeeper in the history of the club with cleanest sheets, which is one of the best in the world.
(David De Gea Instagram Account: https://www.instagram.com/d_degeaofficial/?hl=en)
“If you’re a goalkeeper, it doesn’t matter what you save the ball with; if you keep it out, it’s not a goal.”
By: Mark Lawrenson
The best goalkeepers in the world football list are taken on the basis of various research studies and performances of the players. Reporter aunty is not claiming that only these players are the best. Please comment below and share the name of your favorite goalkeeper.