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Top 10 Goalkeepers in the World 2021

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Like any other player, goalkeepers play an important part in football. In modern football, goalies are not just players who save goals and keep clean sheets. There are goalkeepers who start attacks, assist goals and even score goals themselves.

And with that in mind we have decided to take a look at top 10 goalkeepers of this season.

Here is the list of Top 10 goalkeepers in the World 2021.

10

Keylor Navas

 

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Navas has been with PSG since 2019. The Costa Rica international goalkeeper became Coupe de France champions in the 2020/2021 season. Navas is considered to be one of the best goalkeepers. The 34-year-old is an energetic goalie with great reflexes.

9

David de Gea

 

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Manchester United goalkeeper has been one of the bests of his position for several years now. The goalkeeper has been long linked with a move to Real Madrid, however, his transfer hasn’t happened. De Gea has been with Manchester United since 2011. During the 2020/21 season he reached the Europa League final with the Red Devils, however, they lost to Villarreal on penalties. De Gea also reached UEFA Nations League final with Spain, however, he was an unused substitute as Spain lost the final to France.

8

Hugo Lloris

 

Hugo Lloris makes confident claim ahead of Manchester United clash, despite West Ham defeat
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Lloris is Tottenham’s and France’s first-choice goalkeeper. He has been with Spurs since 2012. During the 2020/2021 season, the goalkeeper was a runner up with Spurs in the EFL Cup as Manchester City became the champions. Meanwhile, Lloris reached the UEFA Nations League final with France and became champions as they beat Spain in the final.

7

Jan Oblak

 

Jan Oblak of Atletico Madrid during the La Liga Santander match between Real Valladolid v Atletico Madrid at the Estadio Nuevo Jose Zorrilla on May 22, 2021 in Valladolid Spain (Photo by David S. Bustamante/Soccrates/Getty Images)
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Oblak is also considered as one of the best goalies. The 28-year-old plays as a goalkeeper for Atletico Madrid and Slovenia. During the 2020/2021 season, Oblak became La Liga champions with Atletico. During the previous season he also win the Zamora trophy.

6

Neuer

 

Manuel Neuer makes Harry Kane claim ahead of England vs Germany
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Manuel Neuer doesn’t really need an introduction. The goalkeeper has been one of the bests for some time now. The 35-year-old has been with Bayern Munich since 2011. During the 2020/2021 season, Neuer became Bundesliga and DFL Supercup champions with Bayern as well as FIFA Club World Cup.

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