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The best saves in the history of the World Cup

Poor old goalies.

There’s nowhere to hide when you’re the last line of defence, with any error likely to lead to a goal for the opposition and never-ending appearance on clip shows for years to come. 682 more words


Faces of ‘66 - Gordon Banks

Happy 80th birthday to Gordon Banks, England’s goalkeeper during the 1966 World Cup and rated by many as the most dependable the nation has ever had. 1,776 more words


Glove Story: so what's inside?

Out this November, GLOVE STORY is a visual feast, featuring a unique collection of goalkeeping memorabilia and original illustrations by Doug Nash. Gloves and stars’ shirts from the 60s to date, vintage games and equipment catalogues appear alongside photography covering goalkeeping from park to international level. 330 more words