Best Goalies and Defenders of Manchester United-All time


Edwin van der Sar plays as a goalkeeper for Manchester United football club. Van der Sar got the award of Best European Goalkeeper in 1995 and 2009. Tomasz Kuszczak is playing as a goalkeeper for both Polish national football team and Manchester United. Ben Amos is Manchester United’s third-choice goalkeeper after Van der Sar and Tomasz Kuszczak. Fabien Barthez was the goalkeeper of both Manchester United FC and French national football club team. Barthez has a record of 10 World Cup finals clean sheets along with Peter Shilton. Peter Schmeichel played as a goalkeeper who was voted as the “World’s Best Goalkeeper” in the year 1992 and 1993. Peter Schmeichel is known for his most successful career in Manchester United. Peter was the captain of the club for UEFA Champions League to complete the treble in the year 1999.

Best goalies of Manchester United football club are:

1. Edwin van der Sar
2. Tomasz Kuszczak
3. Ben Amos
4. Fabien Barthez
5. Peter Schmeichel

Gary Neville is the captain as well as the defender of Manchester United football club. Gary Neville has played only for Manchester United FC in his entire career and the second longest serving player in present team behind his teammate Ryan Giggs. Patrice Evra is the left wingback and can play also as left wing. Patrice Evra is also the captain of French national football team. Rio Ferdinand plays as a centre back and became the captain of England national football team in 2010. Ferninand was the most expensive defender in the world which he had lost in 2001. Wes Brown plays regularly as a centre-back and right-back positions for this club. Nemanja Vidic plays as a defender for Manchester United FC and considered as one of the Europe’s finest centre-back. Vidic got 14 successive clean sheets and got the award of Barclays player of the season in 2008-09.

Best defenders of Manchester United football club are:

1. Gary Neville
2. Patrice Evra
3. Rio Ferdinand
4. Wes Brown
5. Nemanja Vidic

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