Emiliano Martínez has been named as the second best goalkeeper by the IFFHS, with Thibaut Courtois being named as the best.
Martínez won the World Cup with Argentina and was named as the goalkeeper of the tournament but it was Thibaut Courtois of Belgium who was named as the best goalkeeper of the year.
Thibaut Courtois won the Champions League and La Liga with Real Madrid but did not have a great World Cup with Belgium. Courtois finished with 125 points as Martínez finished with 110 points. Third place goalkeeper was Yassine Bounou of Morocco and Sevilla who finished with 55 points.