The captain received the award of The Best FIFA Men’s Goalkeeper on Thursday evening as part of the virtual Best FIFA Football Awards, beating Alisson Becker and Jan Oblak.
Congratulations, Manuel Neuer! The GOATkeeper is now officially The Best FIFA Men’s Goalkeeper 2020.
congratulates the GOATkeeper on his well-deserved award as The Best FIFA Men’s Goalkeeper 2020.
“It was definitely one of the best years of my career, it was amazing what we did. Especially in the summer in Lisbon it was terrific,” said the German national goalkeeper. “It’s a tough time for us all without the fans in the stadium. We have a great mentality in our team, we play for the fans and give our best in every game,” continued Neuer, who joined the virtual show from Munich.
Countless brilliant saves, dispairing top strikers, and many other highlights – Neuer played sensationally in 2020: it couldn’t have gone much better. His contribution to the treble win is undisputed and in the new season, the FCB keeper has shone regularly, including most recently against Wolfsburg when he celebrated his 200th Bundesliga victory in the Bayern jersey.