Manuel Neuer was born on 27-03-1986 in Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He is a german soccer player.
|Real Name||Manuel Peter Neuer|
|Profession||German Professional Footballer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 193 cm
in meters- 1.93 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 4”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 92 kg
in Pounds- 203 lbs
|Professional Debut||For FC Schalke 04 in 2006-07 season|
|Achievements||• In the 2014 FIFA World Cup Manuel was given Golden Glove Award for being the best goalkeeper of the tournament.
• Some People consider him to be the best goalkeeper in the World since Lev Yashin.
• In 2014 for the FIFA Ballon d’Or award, Manuel got third spot after voting.
• Again in 2014, he became the third best player in the World as per “The Guardian”.
• In November 2009, he was the only German goalkeeper in the list of five nominated goalkeepers for UEFA Team of the Year.
• In 2011-12 season playing for FC Bayern Neuer broke the Bayern Munich record for most competitive clean sheets in a row, having gone over 1,000 minutes without conceding. He improved the record formerly held by Oliver Kahn.
|Career Turning Point||In 2008 in UEFA Champions league in the first knockout round against porto he almost single-handedly kept Schalke in the tournament with several saves, for this quality he was brought in the list of 2007–08 UEFA Club Goalkeeper of the Year award.|
|Date of Birth||27 March 1986|
|Age (as in 2016)||30 Years|
|Birth Place||Gelsenkirchen, West Germany|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aries|
|School||Gesamtschule Berger Feld|
|Educational Qualifications||Not Known|
|Family||Father– Not Known
Mother– Not Known
Brother-Marcel Neuer (Football Referee)
Sister– Not Known
|Hobbies||Playing tennis, Travelling skiing.|
|Favourite Food||Potato fritters with salmon and salad|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Kathrin Gilch (2009-2014)|
|Net Worth||$40 Million|
- Does Manuel Neuer smoke ?: No.
- Does Manuel drink alcohol?: Yes.
- Manuel attended the comprehensive school Berger field, like many other well-known footballers like Mesut Özil.
- Manuel started playing football when he was only 2 years old.
- Manuel’s brother Marcel Neuer is currently football referee.
- His first football game was on March 3, 1991, 24 days before his fifth birthday.
- Manuel runs a charity foundation called Manuel Neuer Kids Foundation. In November 2011, he won € 500,000 for charity in a celebrity edition of Who Wants to be a Millionaire?
- In 2011 he moved to Bayern Munich, signed a contract for 22 million euros and was thus after Gianluigi Buffon the second most expensive goalkeeper of all time.
- He is vice-captain of FC Bayern Munich and captain of the German national football team.
- Manuel is known as the Sweeper Keeper for his unique style of play and speed.
- He is the current holder of the IFFHS World’s Best Goalkeeper Award for three years and is considered one of the best goalkeepers in the world.