German footballer Manuel Neuer bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life
Manual Peter Neuer is a professional German footballer who plays as a goalkeeper and is the captain for both German national team and German club Bayern Munich. He is one of the best goalkeepers in FIFA
How was the early life of Manuel Neuer?
Neuer was born on 27 March 1986, in Gelsenkirchen, West Germany. He was born to mother Marita Neuer and father Peter Neuer. He has a brother Marcel Neuer. He attended Gesmatschule Berger Feld like other noted footballers. He got his first football at the age of two years and his passion towards game gave him a strong determination of being a footballer. He played in the streets of his hometown for hours and developed his skills from his idol fellow Jens Lehmann. He married to his long-term girlfriend Nina Weiss on May 21, 2017.
How did Manuel Neuer start his Career?
Neuer started his career professionally in 2005 when he signed for his hometown club called Schalke 04. He played his first under 21 game on 2006 against the Netherlands. He made total 27 league appearances in 2006-7 seasons. He played enough good which made him potential enough to join the German national team. For the 2010-11 league season, Neuer was the captain of the team. He led his team for the first time in champion’s league semifinal. However, after the season end, Neuer decided and announced he would not play any more for the Schalke 04. On June 2011, he moved to Bayern Munich and signed the five-year contract with the team. He faced controversies, as the Bayern fans were not happy with Neuer joining the team. However, his game made every fan lucky to get him. He broke the Bayern Munich record for most competitive clean sheets in a row. He showed his complete appearances in all the other seasons. He saved even Cristiano Ronaldo’s and kaka’s kick during the seasons.
During 2014-15 season, he also won German Footballer of the Year. Internationally, Neuer was in world cup 2010 where he became Germany’s first choice goalkeeper. He was Germany’s number one goalkeeper for 2010 world cup in South Africa. Neuer also played every match of euro 2012 cup. His marvelous saves made the team win all the ten games and top the group. In 2014 world cup, Neuer presence and the game got lots of praise. His team, i.e. Germany won the title of FIFA world cup 2014. He won golden glove award as the best goalkeeper in the tournament. After that he played euro 2016 cup, Neuer held a record for not conceding any goals in a major tournament for 557 minutes. On September 1, 2016, Neuer was the captain for German national team. His team could not do well in FIFA 2018 world cup and been knocked out from the world cup. He is one of the best players from the time he started playing until date.
What is the Net worth of Manuel Neuer?
Recently, Neuer’s net worth is $41 million and his salary is nearly $9 million. He has a wide range collection of cars including brands like Volkswagen, Mercedes bend, Audi and Alfa Romeo. He had lots of fans and experience in his career. He is one of the highest paid goalkeepers around the globe.
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