Emiliano Martinez of Argentina, Aston Villa nominated for IFFHS Best Goalkeeper award


Emiliano Martinez has been nominated for the IFFHS Best Goalkeeper award.

Martinez is nominated for the IFFHS Best Goalkeeper award for his season with Aston Villa and winning the Copa America with Argentina. Martinez is the starting goalkeeper for Argentina and was the goalkeeper when he became the hero in the semi finals of the penalty shootout against Colombia.

The Argentine was also named as the goalkeeper of the Copa America where he won the tournament with Argentina. He has also been nominated for the FIFA Best Goalkeeper award where the winner will be announced in November. Here are the goalkeepers which have been nominated:

Gianluigi Donnarumma (Italy, Milan AC, Paris SG)
Thibaut Courtois (Belgium, Real Madrid CF)
Kasper Schmeichel (Denmark, Leicester City)
Jordan Pickford (England, Everton FC)
David de Gea (Spain, Manchester United FC)
Manuel Neuer (Germany, FC Bayern München)
Ederson (Brazil, Manchester City FC)
Édouard Mendy (Senegal, Chelsea)
Emiliano Martínez (Argentina, Aston Villa)
Jan Oblak (Slovenia, Atletico de Madrid)
Péter Gulácsi (Hungary, RB Leipzig)
Keylor Navas (Costa Rica/Paris SG)
Allison (Brazil/Liverpool FC)
Andre Onana (Cameroon/Ajax Amsterdam)
Mohamed El Shenawy (Egypt/Al Ahly SC)
Matt Turner (USA ,NewEngland Revolution)
Andre Blake (Jamaica,Philadelphia Union)
Pedro Gallese (Peru, Orlando City)
Guillermo Ochoa (Mexico,CF America)
Amir Abedzadeh (Iran,Maritimo)

Lionel Messi and Rodrigo De Paul have been nominated for the IFFHS Men’s Best Player while Messi is also nominated for the FIFA Best player.