Gianluigi "Gigi" Buffon, Ufficiale OMRI (Italian pronunciation: [ˌdʒaŋluˈidʒi ˈdʒidʒi bufˈfon]; born 28 January 1978 in Carrara, Italy), is a FIFA World Cup-winning Italian goalkeeper who is currently the Captain for both Serie A club Juventus and the Italian national team. He is widely considered one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time.  He is known for his "outstanding shot-stopping" and for being "a vocal organizer of the defence and a key dressing room personality." Buffon wa
Igor Vladimirovich Akinfeev (Russian: Игорь Владимирович Акинфеев; born 8 April 1986 in Vidnoye) is a Russian international football goalkeeper playing for CSKA Moscow, honoured master of sport (2005). He has been a member of the Russian national team since 2004, three-fold winner of the Russian Premier League (2003, 2005, 2006), five-fold winner of the Russian Cup (2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2011), winner of the UEFA Europe League (2005), bronze winner of UEFA Euro 2008.
Víctor Valdés i Arribas (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈbiktor βalˈdes aˈriβas]; born 14 January 1982) is a Spanish football goalkeeper who currently plays for FC Barcelona in La Liga. He is regarded to be one of the best goalkeepers in Barcelona's history, having won a total of 19 titles including five La Liga titles, three Champions League titles, and two Copa del Rey titles. He also has won the Zamora Trophy a record five times. He currently holds the club records as goalkeeper with most appearance
Petr Čech (Czech pronunciation: [ˈpɛtr̩ ˈtʃɛx] ( listen); born 20 May 1982) is a Czech footballer, who plays for Chelsea and the Czech Republic as a goalkeeper. Čech previously played for Chmel Blšany, Sparta Prague, and Rennes. He was voted into the all-star team of Euro 2004 after helping his country reach the semi-finals. Čech also received the individual award of Best Goalkeeper in the 2004–05, 2006–07 and 2007–08 seasons of the UEFA Champions League. In addition, he was named in the FIFPr
Hugo Lloris (French pronunciation: [ygo loʁis]; born 26 December 1986) is a French footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for English club Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League. He is a French international and is the first-choice national goalkeeper. He also serves as the first-choice captain of the national team. Lloris is described as a goalkeeper who "boasts lightning reflexes and good decision-making" and is "a formidable opponent in one-on-one situations". Lloris also "commands his
Manuel Neuer (German pronunciation: [ˈmaːnu̯ɛl ˈnɔʏ.ɐ]) (born 27 March 1986) is a German footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Bayern Munich and the German national football team. He is known for his reflexes, excellent shot stopping abilities and distribution of the bal