Know Your Enemy: Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer

Friday April 25th, 2014
Germany and Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer is considered by many to be the world's best all-around at his position.
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The loss of Sami Khedira has only exacerbated that weakness, as was shown in the recent friendly against Chile, when Germany was overrun in midfield. What Chile also found, though, was that even if you get a clear sight of goal, Germany has in Neuer a goalkeeper who, on his day, can seem unbeatable.

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