Top 10 England Goalkeepers

LeoLyons
Football fans, who's the best goalkeeper England have ever given the gloves to? Hard to judge and compare every player during the 150-years history of the Football Association, but still worth having a discussion on.

The Top Ten

1 Gordon Banks

Part of the famous 1966 World Cup winning team, one of the legends of the game and with over 70 caps, Banks will also be remembered for "that save" from Pele's header against Brazil in 1970. - LeoLyons

The save in 1970 world cup against Pele was incredible and will never be beaten for positioning, reflex, and pure goalkeeping instinct a awesome keeper who always performed to the highest level and at a time when fantastic keepers (Bonetti, Stepney, West, sprigett ) where thick on the ground. Banks greatest keeper of all time in the world!

2 David Seaman David Seaman

Safe Hands Seaman, an iconic 'keeper for club and country, who was at the very top of his game during the 1990's. - LeoLyons

3 Peter Shilton

Most capped Englishman (125 caps) who played for England for an incredible 20 years from 1970 until his retirement after the 1990 World Cup. A truly world class goalie. - LeoLyons

4 Ray Clemence

Currently part of England's coaching staff, Ray Clemence was a terrific 'keeper who would have had many more caps than his 61 had it not been for him being in the same generation as Peter Shilton, the pair between them played 186 times for the Three Lions. Deservedly. - LeoLyons

5 Joe Hart Joe Hart Charles Joseph John "Joe" Hart is an English professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Manchester City and the England national team.

England's current number one is the real deal. - LeoLyons

6 Chris Woods

Fine 'keeper who occupied the goal during the late 1980's and early 90's. - LeoLyons

7 Nigel Martyn

If ever there was a 'keeper who on club form deserved more international accolades, it's probably this man, the former Leeds, Everton and Crystal Palace stopper was top class. - LeoLyons

8 Paul Robinson
9 Ben Foster
10 Tim Flowers

The Contenders

11 David James David James
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