Former United Goalkeeper said who is really the best in the position
We respect Schmeichel for his career but not necessarily for his points of view… COMMENT you opinion on this matter
Manchester United had considered Neuer as Edwin van der Sar’s successor, but ultimately plumped for David de Gea following goalkeeping coach Eric Steele’s recommendation.
Schmeichel, though, never forgot the German’s impressive display at Old Trafford for Schalke in the Champions League back in 2011.
“I get asked this question all the time, ‘Who’s the best in the world?’” he told Sky Sports.
“My favourite goalkeeper in the world at the moment is Manuel Neuer. It has been for a long, long time. That’s because of the style of goalkeeping he gives to the world. He’s a brave young lad, he was a brave young lad.