Manuel Neuer

Position: Goalkeeper
Team: Bayern Munich
Born: March 27, 1986 (age 28)
Hometown: Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Height: 6'4''
Nationality: German
Bayern Munich's Moroccan Mehdin Benatia and Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben celebrate after the first goal during the German First division Bundesliga football match FC Augsburg vs FC Bayern Muenchen in Augsburg, southern Germany, on Decembe
Result: Bayern Munich storm past Augsburg
Arjen Robben bags twice as Bayern Munich score four second-half goals to cruise to a 4-0 victory over Augsburg in the Bundesliga.
Dec 13, 16:20
Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola (L) looks on during the UEFA Champions League semifinal first leg football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Bayern Munchen at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on April 23, 2014
Half-Time Report: Augsburg holding Bayern Munich
Bayern Munich fail to make a breakthrough in a goalless opening 45 minutes against Augsburg.
Dec 13, 15:17
Bayern Munich's midfielder Thomas Mueller celebrates scoring a penalty during the UEFA Champions League Group E second-leg football match against CSKA Moscow on December 10, 2014
Match Analysis: Bayern Munich 3-0 CSKA Moscow
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Bayern Munich's comfortable 3-0 win over CSKA Moscow.
Dec 10, 22:10
Bayern Munich's midfielder Thomas Mueller celebrates scoring a penalty during the UEFA Champions League Group E second-leg football match against CSKA Moscow on December 10, 2014
Result: CSKA Moscow miss out after Bayern Munich defeat
Bayern Munich beat CSKA Moscow 3-0 to end the Russian side's Champions League campaign.
Dec 10, 21:35
Bayern Munich's midfielder Thomas Mueller celebrates scoring a penalty during the UEFA Champions League Group E second-leg football match against CSKA Moscow on December 10, 2014
Half-Time Report: Thomas Muller puts Bayern Munich ahead
Bayern Munich lead at half time in their Champions League clash with CSKA Moscow.
Dec 10, 20:34
Bayer Leverkusen's Karim Bellarabi in action against Rapid Vienna during their Europa League match on October 25, 2012
Half-Time Report: Bayer Leverkusen holding Bayern Munich
Bayern Munich and Bayer Leverkusen head into half time goalless as both sides fail to break the deadlock in the Bundesliga blockbuster at the Allianz Arena.
Dec 6, 18:21
Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer in action for Germany on July 13, 2014.
Manuel Neuer: 'Ballon d'Or nod for goalkeeper is special'
Manuel Neuer says that it is "special" for a goalkeeper to be recognised among the best in the world and it is much harder for keepers to win the award.
Dec 6, 12:02
Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois makes a save during the game with Manchester United on October 26, 2014
Santiago Canizares: 'Thibaut Courtois is as good as Manuel Neuer'
Santiago Canizares believes that Manuel Neuer and Thibaut Courtois are currently the two best goalkeepers in world football.
Dec 5, 20:06
Lothar Matthaus in action for Germany against Italy on March 25, 1992.
Lothar Matthaus: 'Cristiano Ronaldo's goals will win Ballon d'Or'
Lothar Matthaus reveals his concerns that Cristiano Ronaldo will win the Ballon d'Or because of his impressive goalscoring record.
Dec 4, 20:27
Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer in action for Germany on July 13, 2014.
Manuel Neuer 'honoured' to be on Ballon d'Or shortlist
Manuel Neuer says that it is a "huge honour" for him to be on the three-man shortlist alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to win the Ballon d'Or.
Dec 1, 19:12
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league 'Clasico' football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on October 25, 2014.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Manuel Neuer on 2014 Ballon d'Or shortlist
FIFA confirms that Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer will battle it out for the 2014 Ballon d'Or.
Dec 1, 16:40
Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben celebrates with teammates after scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match Hertha BSC Berlin vs FC Bayern Munich in Berlin, Germany, on November 29, 2014
Result: Arjen Robben strike hands Bayern Munich 10-point lead at Bundesliga summit
Bayern Munich extend their lead at the top of the table to 10 points with a 1-0 victory over Hertha Berlin.
Nov 29, 16:27
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City celebrates after scoring his team's third and matchwinning goal during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between Manchester City and FC Bayern Muenchen at the Etihad Stadium on November 25, 2014
Result: Sergio Aguero seals hat-trick in injury time to hand Manchester City dramatic win
Sergio Aguero scores a hat-trick in a 3-2 Champions League win over Bayern Munich to give Manchester City a boost in their bid for qualification from Group E.
Nov 25, 21:39
Bayern Munich's Spanish midfielder Xabi Alonso celebrates with Bayern Munich's French midfielder Franck Ribery and Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski after scoring s his team's first goal to equalise during the UEFA Champions League Group E
Half-Time Report: Bayern Munich double turns game around
Bayern Munich strike twice late in the first half to lead Manchester City 2-1 at the break of the Champions League tie.
Nov 25, 20:36
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski celebrates scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Muenchen vs 1899 Hoffenheim, in Munich southern Germany, on November 22, 2014
Result: Bayern Munich cruise to emphatic win over Hoffenheim
Bayern Munich continue to dominate in the Bundesliga with a 4-0 triumph over Hoffenheim at the Allianz Arena.
Nov 22, 16:25
Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola (L) looks on during the UEFA Champions League semifinal first leg football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Bayern Munchen at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on April 23, 2014
Preview: Bayern Munich vs. Hoffenheim
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Bundesliga encounter between leaders Bayern Munich and fifth-placed Hoffenheim.
Nov 20, 18:34
Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer in action for Germany on July 13, 2014.
Manuel Neuer returns to Bayern Munich training
Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer takes part in training following a recent knee injury.
Nov 19, 15:50
Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on November 8, 2014
Louis van Gaal: 'A German player should win Ballon d'Or'
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal insists that the Ballon d'Or should go to one of Germany's World Cup winners.
Nov 19, 12:58
Spain's midfielder Xabi Alonso celebrates scoring a penalty during a Group B football match between Spain and the Netherlands at the Fonte Nova Arena in Salvador during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 13, 2014
Xabi Alonso backs Manuel Neuer for Ballon d'Or
Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer deserves to win the Ballon d'Or, according to his teammate Xabi Alonso.
Nov 19, 12:19
Germany's midfielder Toni Kroos celebrates with his teammates after scoring during a friendly football match Spain vs Germany at the Balaidos stadium in Vigo on November 18, 2014
Result: Toni Kroos strikes at death for Germany against Spain
Toni Kroos scores a 90th-minute winner to light up what had been a rather dull international friendly between world champions Germany and Spain in Vigo.
Nov 18, 21:37
Germany's forward Mario Gotze vies with Spain's defender Cesar Azpilicueta and Spain's midfielder Sergio Busquets during a friendly football match Spain vs Germany at the Balaidos stadium in Vigo on November 18, 2014
Live Commentary: Spain 0-1 Germany - as it happened
Sports Mole's live text coverage of the friendly between Spain and Germany in Vigo.
Nov 18, 19:13
Germany's goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi hold their respective trophies of 'Golden Glove' and 'Golden Ball' during a presentation ceremony after the final football match between Germany and Argentina for the FIFA
Manuel Neuer rules out Ballon D'or chances
World Cup-winning goalkeeper Manuel Neuer believes that he won't win the Ballon D'or as he is not "some guy who poses in his underpants".
Nov 17, 21:11
Head coach Vicente Del Bosque of Spain faces the media during a press conference ahead of their international friendly match against Bolivia at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium on May 29, 2014
Preview: Spain vs. Germany
Sports Mole looks ahead to the international friendly between Spain and world champions Germany.
Nov 16, 15:13
Germany's striker Thomas Muller laughs after the first goal during the UEFA 2016 European Championship qualifying round Group D football match Germany vs Gibraltar in Nuremberg, southern Germany on November 14, 2014
Half-Time Report: Germany picking off Gibraltar with ease in Euro 2016 qualifier
Two first-half goals from Thomas Muller and another from Mario Gotze put Germany on course for a comprehensive Euro 2016 qualifying win over Gibraltar in Nuremberg.
Nov 14, 20:33
Roma's Greece defender Kostas Manolas, Roma's French defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group E second-leg football match FC Bayern Munich vs AS Roma in Munich
Match Analysis: Bayern Munich 2-0 Roma
Sports Mole analyses the Champions League match between Bayern Munich and Roma at the Allianz Arena.
Nov 5, 22:21
Bayern Munich's French midfielder Franck Ribery celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League Group E second-leg football match FC Bayern Munich vs AS Roma in Munich, southern Germany, on November 5, 2014
Result: Bayern Munich secure top spot with Roma win
Bayern Munich secure top spot in Group E after they comfortably see off Roma by a 2-0 scoreline at the Allianz Arena.
Nov 5, 21:43
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Mueller, defender Philipp Lahm, Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben celebrate after Polish striker Robert Lewandowski scored against Dortmund on November 1, 2014
Result: Bayern Munich come back late on to beat Borussia Dortmund
Robert Lewandowski and Arjen Robben score in the final 20 minutes to snatch Bayern Munich a 2-1 Bundesliga victory over Borussia Dortmund at the Allianz Arena.
Nov 1, 19:25
Dortmund's midfielder Marco Reus celebrates scoring the 0-1 goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Augsburg vs Borussia Dortmund in Augsburg, southern Germany, on August 29, 2014
Half-Time Report: Marco Reus puts Borussia Dortmund ahead against Bayern Munich
Marco Reus scores against reported suitors Bayern Munich to give Borussia Dortmund a 1-0 half-time lead over the Bundesliga champions at the Allianz Arena.
Nov 1, 18:29
Real Madrid's Italian coach Carlo Ancelotti looks on during a press conference at Valdebebas training ground in Madrid on October 29, 2013
Real Madrid's Carlo Ancelotti: 'It's impossible to shut Sepp Blatter's mouth'
Carlo Ancelotti says that it is "impossible" for Sepp Blatter to 'shut up' after he reportedly backed Manuel Neuer over Cristiano Ronaldo to win the Ballon d'Or.
Oct 29, 14:46
Heinz Muller of Barnsley in action during the Coca-Cola Championship match between Barnsley and Crystal Palace at Oakwell Stadium on March 17, 2009
Former Barnsley keeper Heinz Muller training with Bayern Munich
Former Barnsley goalkeeper Heinz Muller confirms that he is currently training with Bayern Munich as they look to recruit a new understudy to Manuel Neuer.
Oct 28, 11:14
Monchengladbach's striker Max Kruse and Bayern Munich's Brazilian defender Dante vie for the ball during the German First division Bundesliga football match Borussia Monchengladbach v FC C Muenchen on October 26, 2014
Result: Borussia Monchengladbach hold Bayern to goalless draw
Manuel Neuer produces a number of fine saves to rescue Bayern Munich a point against Borussia Monchengladbach.
Oct 26, 18:28
Bayern Munich's forward from Netherlands Arjen Robben (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Champions League group stage football match AS Roma vs Bayern Munich on October 21, 2014
Result: Bayern Munich make statement with Roma rout
Bayern Munich send a message to their Champions League rivals with a 7-1 hammering of Roma at the Stadio Olimpico, which continues their 100% Group E record.
Oct 21, 21:37
Republic of Ireland's defender John O'Shea celebrates scoring the last minute equalizer with his team-mates during the UEFA Euro 2016 Group D qualifying football match Germany vs Republic of Ireland in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany on October 14, 2014
John O'Shea: The scorer of important goals
Following his equaliser in Germany last night, Sports Mole looks back on the other important goals scored by John O'Shea.
Oct 15, 11:40
Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer in action for Germany on July 13, 2014.
Manuel Neuer expects Germany revenge over Poland
Manuel Neuer is confident that Germany will get revenge on Saturday's conquerers Poland when the sides meet again in Euro 2016 qualifying.
Oct 12, 12:35
Poland's Robert Lewandowski celebrates after scoring during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier between Poland and Montenegro at the National Stadium on September 06, 2013
Result: Poland battle to historic win over Germany
Poland record their first ever win over Germany at the 19th attempt with a 2-0 victory in Warsaw tonight, which takes them top of their Euro 2016 qualifying group.
Oct 11, 21:39
Leverkusen's striker Karim Bellarabi celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europa League Group K football match Rapid Wien vs Bayer Leverkusen in Vienna, Austria on October 25, 2012.
Team News: Karim Bellarabi makes Germany debut against rivals Poland
Bayer Leverkusen winger Karim Bellarabi makes his Germany debut as the world champions travel to rivals Poland for their Euro 2016 Group D qualifier.
Oct 11, 19:28
Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer in action for Germany on July 13, 2014.
Manuel Neuer wary of Robert Lewandowski threat
Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer warns his side about the threat posed by Poland's Robert Lewandowski.
Oct 8, 19:58
Bayern Munich's midfielder Thomas Muller celebrates scoring the second goal during the extra-time of the DFB German Cup final football match BVB Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin on May 17, 2014
Result: Bayern Munich see off CSKA Moscow in Russia
Bayern Munich pick up their second consecutive win in this season's Champions League with a narrow 1-0 triumph over CSKA Moscow in Russia.
Sep 30, 18:50
Bayern Munich's midfielder Thomas Muller celebrates scoring the second goal during the extra-time of the DFB German Cup final football match BVB Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin on May 17, 2014
Half-Time Report: Bayern Munich ahead against CSKA Moscow
Bayern Munich lead CSKA Moscow 1-0 at the break in their Champions League encounter thanks to Thomas Muller's penalty.
Sep 30, 17:47
Hugo Lloris of France acknowledges the fans after defeating Honduras 3-0 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between France and Honduras at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 15, 2014
Mauricio Pochettino hails "unbelievable" Hugo Lloris
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino says that Hugo Lloris is one of the world's best keepers.
Sep 28, 23:27
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