František Plánička

Name: František Plánička DOB: 02/06/1904 Prague, Austria-Hungary Height: 5ft 8 Inches / 1.72m Clubs: SK Slavia Prague (1923-39) – 969 Apps Years Active:...

František Plánička

Ricardo Zamora

Name: Ricardo Zamora DOB: 21/01/1901 Barcelona, Spain Height: 6ft 4.5 Inches / 1.94m Clubs: Espanol (1916-19) Barcelona (1919-1922) Espanol (1922-30) Real Madrid...

Ricardo Zamora

Walter Zenga

Name: Walter Zenga DOB: 20/04/1960 Height: 6ft 2in (1.88m) Clubs: Salernitana (1978-79) Savona (1979-80) Sambenedetesse (1980-82) Internazionale (1982-94) Sampdoria...

Walter Zenga
Andoni Zubizarreta

Andoni Zubizarreta

Name: Andoni Zubizarreta DOB: 23/10/1961, Vitoria, Spain Height: 6ft 2in / 1.88m Clubs: Alaves (1979-1980) 0 Apps Bilbao Athletic (1980-1981) 7 Apps Athletic Bilbao (1981-1986) 169 Apps Barcelona (1986-1994) 301 Apps Valencia (1994-1998) 152 Apps Years Active: 1979-1998 Club Appearences: 629 International Appearances (Spain): 126 Andoni Zubizarreta Profile Andoni Zubizarreta was the Spanish international goalkeeper for […]

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Jim Montgomery - Sunderland v Leeds FA Cup Final 1973 Double Save

Jim Montgomery – Sunderland v Leeds FA Cup Final 1973 Double Save

This save is probably one of the most perfect moments captured on film for any goalkeeper: Scottish stopper, Jim Montgomery pulled off the perfect double save at the perfect moment during the 1973 FA Cup Final for Sunderland against Leeds. Watch the save on video above. That this save happened in an FA Cup Final […]

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David James Goes Upfront & Nearly Costs Man City

David James Goes Upfront & Nearly Costs Man City

David James, like most goalkeepers (ourselves included) from time-to-time probably fancies himself as a good outfield player. What better way to show your nimblefootedness than when an opportunity presents itself to join your boys out in the field in the desperate hunt for a much needed goal? Well, when, in doing so, you get the […]

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Sebastian Frey 07/08

Sebastian Frey is a very good goalkeeper, who will earn himself a place in our archives by the time he finishes his career. In the meantime, we can enjoy some of the finer moments of his 2007/08 season in this video.

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Michel Preud’homme

Name: Michel Preud’homme DOB: 24/01/1959 Height: 6ft 0in (1.83m) Clubs: Standard Liege (1977-86) KV Mechelen (1986-94) Benfica (1994-99) Years Active: 1977-1999 Club Appearances: 649 International Appearances: (Belgium) 58 Michel Preud’homme was the first ever winner of the Yashin Award for best goalkeeper in a World Cup in the USA 1994 tournament, which was a fitting […]


Colin Doyle Penalty Save – Birmingham v Wolves

Saving a penalty is a fine moment for any goalkeeper, at any time. Saving a penalty in a fierce local derby, when your side carries a slender one goal advantage in the third minute of injury time is the stuff of dreams and legend. Colin Doyle, of Birmingham City, had the great fortune of diving […]


Dino Zoff

Name: Dino Zoff DOB: 28/02/1942, Mariano del Friuli, Italy Height: 6ft / 1.83m Clubs: Udinese (1961–1963) Mantova (1963–1967) Napoli (1967–1972) Juventus (1972–1983) Years Active: 1968-1987 Club Appearances: 642 International Appearances: (Italy) 112 Dino Zoff Dino Zoff was arguably the best goalkeeper of his generation – many still claim he is the best they have ever […]


Sebastian Frey 07/08

Sebastian Frey is a very good goalkeeper, who will earn himself a place in our archives by the time he finishes his career. In the meantime, we can enjoy some of the finer moments of his 2007/08 season in this video.


Wolfgang Kleff

Name: Wolfgang Kleff DOB: 16/11/1946, Schwerte, Germany Height: 5ft11in 180cms Clubs: Borussia Monchengladbach (1968-79, 1980-82) Herta BSC Berlin (1979-80) Fortuna Dusseldorf (1982-84) Rot-Weiß Oberhausen (1984-85) VfL Bochum (1985-86) FSV Salmrohr (1986-87) Years Active: 1968-1987 Wolfgang “Otto” Kleff Wolfgang Kleff was a great keeper who amassed a great collection of domestic and European winners medals during […]

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Goalkeeper Magazine Issue 3

Issue 3 of the fantastic Goalkeeper Magazine is out now for September/October 2011. It is published in the UK but has subscribers all over the planet. The magazine comes out every two months and they have an online Members Area where exclusive videos are accessible to subscribers only. At the moment they are running a […]

Andoni Zubizarreta

Andoni Zubizarreta

Name: Andoni Zubizarreta DOB: 23/10/1961, Vitoria, Spain Height: 6ft 2in / 1.88m Clubs: Alaves (1979-1980) 0 Apps Bilbao Athletic (1980-1981) 7 Apps Athletic Bilbao (1981-1986) 169 Apps Barcelona (1986-1994) 301 Apps Valencia (1994-1998) 152 Apps Years Active: 1979-1998 Club Appearences: 629 International Appearances (Spain): 126 Andoni Zubizarreta Profile Andoni Zubizarreta was the Spanish international goalkeeper for […]

Oliver Kahn

Oliver Kahn

Name:  Oliver Rolf Kahn DOB: 15/06/1969 Karlsruhe, West Germany Height: 6 Feet 2 Inches / 1.88m Clubs: Karlsruher SC (1987-1994) – 128 Apps Bayern Munich (1994-2008) 428 Apps Years Active: 1987-2008 Club Appearances: 781 International Appearances: (Germany) 86 Oliver Kahn Profile Oliver Kahn was a true goalkeeping great who ended his career ranked one of […]

Amadeo Carrizo

Amadeo Carrizo

Name: Amadeo Carrizo DOB: 12/06/1926 Rufino, Argentina Height: 6 Feet 2 Inches / 1.88m Clubs: River Plate (1945-68) – 513 Apps Milonarios (1969-70) – 53 Apps Years Active: 1945-70 Club Appearances: 556 International Appearances: (Argentina) 20 Amadeo Carrizo Profile Amadeo Carrizo is perhaps best remembered as a pioneer of goalkeeping, who set trends that were […]

František Plánička

František Plánička

Name: František Plánička DOB: 02/06/1904 Prague, Austria-Hungary Height: 5ft 8 Inches / 1.72m Clubs: SK Slavia Prague (1923-39) – 969 Apps Years Active: 1923-39 Club Appearances: 969 International Appearances: (Czechoslovakia) 76 František Plánička Profile If František Plánička came into football in the modern era, there is every chance he would be turned away for being […]

Ricardo Zamora

Ricardo Zamora

Name: Ricardo Zamora DOB: 21/01/1901 Barcelona, Spain Height: 6ft 4.5 Inches / 1.94m Clubs: Espanol (1916-19) Barcelona (1919-1922) Espanol (1922-30) Real Madrid (1930-36) Nice (1936-38) Years Active: 1916-1938 Club Appearances: ? International Appearances: (Spain) 46 Ricardo Zamora was a big, tall, controversial goalkeeper who enjoyed great success with a number of clubs in a country […]