What do you know about the best goalkeeper in Africa? Would you like to know that one the best goalkeepers in Europe is a Nigerian guy? Read more to find out!
Nigeria can be proud of today as one its sons was ranked as one of the best goalkeepers in Europe. Vincent Enyeama is a new top ten star in ranks of Europe goalkeepers. The rankings were created by the CIES Football Observatory based in Switzerland. According to rankings, Vincent Enyema, who is already named as one of the best goalkeepers in Africa, was named one of the best goalkeepers 2016 in Europe. The rankings were created according to conceded number of goals in matches, the number of passes, the number of saves and percentage of savings. The thirty-three-years-old goalkeeper from Nigeria earned the place amongst best players in Europe.
Vincent Enyema is number six on the rankings. The other top five best goalkeepers are Claudio Bravo from Barca, Kevin Trap from PSG, Buffon from Juventus, Jan Oblak as a representative of Madrid and Munich`s goalkeeper Manuel Neuer. It`s also worth mentioning people who are behind the Nigerian goalkeeper, like Hugo Lloris from Tottenham, Alphonse Areola as a representative of Villareal, Real Madrid`s Keylor Navas and the final man in the list is Pepe Reina as an agent of Napoli.
Unfortunately, Vincent Enyema reported about the finishing of his career in this season. It`s a great personality, who earned Africa Cup and held a record of earnings Super Eagles 101 caps. Vincent Enyema made a perfect career in the world of Sport. His becoming one of the best goalkeepers in Europe only makes Africa and especially Nigeria proud. Moreover, it`s not the last time when Nigeria heard about one of the greatest goalkeepers in Africa. It`s misfortune that Enyema`s international career was so unexpectedly abrupt in the last year. According to the news, last years for the goalkeeper were not that successful, so he decided to leave the football at the peak of his career.