Over the years the game has produced many greats between the sticks. CSKA Moscow’s Igor Akinfeev always ends up playing in Manchester or Madrid and PSG’s Alphonse Areola has been a well-known wonderkid since FM 2010. However, the number 1 shirt has to go to Huddersfield stopper Alex Smithies. He is usually snapped up by a big Premier League club during the first-pre season, becoming England’s number one and the games’ best keeper a few years later.
Share this article