Manuel Neuer Biography
- Age: 31 years old
- Birth Nation: Germany
- Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
- Name: Manuel Neuer
- Birth Name: Manuel Peter Nuer
- Nationality: German
- Birth Place/City: Gelsenkirchen
- Ethnicity: White Ethnicity
- Profession: Footballer
- Working For: Germany national football team
- Salary: 6.25 million EUR
- Hair Color: Brown
- Face Color: White
- Weight in KG: 92 kg
- Famous for: Football player
- Girlfriend: Kathrin Glich
- Married: Yes
- Education: Gesamtschule Berger Feld
- Awards: DFB-Pokal 2010-11
- Online Presence: Facebook,Wikipedia,Twitter
- Siblings: Marcel Neuer 18
Manuel Neuer, full name Manuel Peter Nuer is a German Footballer playing as a goalkeeper for the current team of Bayern Munich and the National team of the Nation Germany. He is famous for his quick reflexes, excellent shot stopping skill and distributing the ball. He was born in 27 March 1986 in Gelsenkirchen, West Germany.
Neuer, in his youth career palyed for Schalke 04 from 1991. He signed in the professional teams in 2005 after playing well in avery age group in his hometown club. He made his Bundesliga debut in 2006-07 season. Neuer was moved to Bayern Munich on July 2011 in a five-year contract that will last until June 2016. The move was worthing 22 million Euros . The Transfer made Neuer the second most expensive goalkeeper of all time (after Gianluigi Buffon ). Neuer extended his contract with Bayern until summer of 2019.
Neuer made his U-21 debut on 15 August 2006 in a match against Netherlands. He was called up to the senior German squad on 19 May 2009 for a tour of Asia. He made his first debut in match against UAE on 2 June. He was also selected as first choice for goalkeeping in the 2010 World Cup. He also played in Euro 2012.
He is 1.93 m taller in Height and has 92 kg body Weight. His Images can be found in internet.
Awards, achievements and Salary
When he was in Schalke 04 , they won DFB-Pokal : 2010-11 . They also won DFB-Ligapokal in 2005.
While playing with Bayern Munich, his goal keeping lead them to win Bundesliga in 2012-13 and 2013-14 season. They also won DFB-Pokal in 2012-13 and 2013-14 season. They also won DFL-Supercup in 2012 , became the champions in UEFA Champions League in 2012-13 season. They also won UEFA Super Cup in 2013. They won FIFA Club World Cup in 2013.
While playing with the German National team , they won UEFA European U-21 Football Championship in 2009.
Individually he has been honored with many awards. He became best Bundesliga Goalkeeper in 2007. He also became Best UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship Goalkeeper in 2009. He has benn honored with Fritz-Walter-Medal 2005 in Silver (Category U19). He has also been awarded with Silbernes Lorbeerblatt in 2010. He became Footballer of the Year in Germany in 2011. He stood in 10th place in UEFA Best Player in Europe Award in 2011.. He was also awarded with UEFA Euro Team of the Tournament in 2012 , ESM Team of the Year in 2012 and 2013. He has also received FIFA BAllon d’Or with 19th place in 2012 and 23rd place in 2013. He was Fan’s Man of the match in 2013 UEFA Champions League Final. He became IFFHS World’s Best Goalkeeper in 2013 , FIFA/FIFPro World XI in 2013 and UEFA Team of the Year in 2013. He is paid 6.25 million Euors as salary.
- Last modified : 12 June, 2014
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