Euro 2012 Group A Goalkeepers

The Goalkeepers to Watch in this tournament (if they get their chance)… A quick guide to the Goalkeepers at Euro 2012

PART ONE – GROUP A

Czech Republic

Petr Cech, Chelsea FC, Age 30 – Squad Number 1 – Prior to this tournament, 90 international appearances

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Jaroslav Drobny, Hamburger S.V, Age 30 – Squad Number 16
– 6 international appearances

Jan Lastuvka, FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, Age 29 – Squad Number 23
– 1 international appearance

 Greece

Konstantinos Chalkias, PAOK, Age 38 – Squad Number 1 – 30 international appearances

Alexandros Tzorvas, Palermo, Age 29 – Squad Number 12 – 16 international appearances

 Michalis Sifakis, Aris, Age 27 – Squad Number 13 – 12 international appearances

Poland

Wojciech Szczesny, Arsenal FC, Age 22 – Squad Number 1 – 10 international appearances

Pnzemyslaw Tyton, PSV Eindhoven, Age 25 – Squad Number 12 – 5 international appearances

Grzegorz Sandomiershi, Jagiellonia Bialystok, Age 22 – Squad Number 13 – 3 international appearances

Russia

Igor Akinfeev, CSKA Moscow, Age 26 – Squad Number 1 – 52 international appearances

Anton Shunin, Dynamo Moscow, Age 25 – Squad Number 13 – 2 international appearances

Vyacheslav Malafeev, Zenit St Petersburg, Age 33 – Squad Number 16 – 25 international appearances

So after the first round of games for this Group we have seen a few examples of great goalkeeping and some not so great – including a sending-off and a penalty save. But will any of these be your pick of the tournament…

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