Bundesliga - Beckenbauer: Neuer best in the world

Wed, 10 Aug 17:21:00 2011

Franz Beckenbauer believes that Bayern Munich have the best goalkeeper in the world in summer signing Manuel Neuer.

Bundesliga - Neuer best in the world

Although the 25-year-old has not had the best of starts to his career at the Allianz Arena, after being booed by fans and making a glaring error on his league debut, the club's honorary president has full confidence in him.

The 65-year-old Beckenbauer told goal.com: "If you're able to get the best goalkeeper in the world, you should buy him immediately.

Asked whether that was Neuer, Beckenbauer replied: "Oh yes, he is [the best]."


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