Schmeichel

BOOK Schmeichel Pages 247 ISBN 0753504448 ð Peter Schmeichel
  • Schmeichel
  • Unknown Binding
  • 247
  • Peter Schmeichel
  • 08 March 2017
  • 0753504448

About the Author: Peter Schmeichel

BOOK Schmeichel Pages 247 ISBN 0753504448 ð Peter Schmeichel Peter Boles aw Schmeichel MBE born 18 November 1963 is a retired Danish professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper, and was voted the World s Best Goalkeeper in 1992 and 1993 He is best remembered for his most successful years at English club Manchester United, whom he captained to the 1999 UEFA Champions League to complete The Treble He was a key member of the Denmark national football team that won Euro 92.Born in Gladsaxe, Copenhagen, Schmeichel is famous for his intimidating physique he is 1.93 m 6 ft 4 in tall and wears specially made size XXXL football shirts and his attacking threat During his career, Schmeichel scored 11 goals, including one for the Danish national team, a great feat for a keeper He is also the most capped player for the Denmark national team, with 129 games between 1987 and 2001 Apart from Euro 92, he played for his country at the 1998 FIFA World Cup and three additional European Championship tournaments He captained the national team in 30 matches.Schmeichel is also known for his trademark shouts at his defence He would often yell out at the defenders in charge of helping him defend the goal for blunders and poor defending and would occasionally single out various individuals in the defence to make his feelings heard.Today, he is widely regarded as one of the greatest goalkeepers in the history of football The IFFHS ranked Schmeichel among the top ten keepers of the 20th century in 2000, and in 2001, Schmeichel won a public poll held by Reuters, when the majority of the 200,000 participants voted him as the best goalkeeper ever, ahead of Lev Yashin and Gordon Banks In 2003, Schmeichel was inducted into the English Football Hall of Fame in recognition of his impact on the English game In March 2004, he was named as one of the 125 greatest living footballers , at the FIFA 100 celebrations.He holds the record for the greatest clean sheets to games ratio in the Premier League with 42% of the games he played in the league ending without his team conceding.His son Kasper is also a goalkeeper and currently plays for Manchester City.


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