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World Cup: Top 10 Goalkeepers Who Will Play In Brazil

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With the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil less than three months away, here is a look at the best goalkeepers who will be traveling with their respective nations with huge hopes on their shoulders.

10. Pepe Reina (Spain)

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10. Pepe Reina (Spain)

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Pepe Reina may have been loaned out by Liverpool, but it was to a quality Napoli team, where he has impressed. Although he will spend his World Cup on the bench, he is still one of the top goalkeepers who is likely to travel to Braizl.

9. Tim Howard (USA)

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9. Tim Howard (USA)

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The USMNT have a decent selection of goalkeepers, and Everton's Tim Howard is set for his third World Cup -- where he is likely to be relied on -- with such a tough group.

8. Fernando Muslera (Uruguay)

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8. Fernando Muslera (Uruguay)

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Galatasaray's 27 year old is a certainty to start for Uruguay in Brazil, and as we have all seen in the Champions League recently, he is class.

7. Simon Mignolet (Belgium)

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7. Simon Mignolet (Belgium)

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Livepool's 2013 summer signing has performed admirably over the past two seasons, and deserves his place in this list, as the Belgian fans will also believe.

6. Igor Akinfeev (Russia)

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6. Igor Akinfeev (Russia)

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Igor Akinefeev may not grab many international headlines as he plays in the not so globally popular Russian League, but he is easily one of the best keepers ready to play in Brazil this summer.

5. Hugo Lloris (France)

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5. Hugo Lloris (France)

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He may have had a relatively poor season for Tottenham, but he has undeniable quality that warrants a high placing on this list.

4. Joe Hart (England)

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4. Joe Hart (England)

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England's No. 1 also has had a poor season with a lack of concentration and form, meaning he had a spell on the Manchester City bench. But he has appeared more focused since then, and England manager Roy Hodgson will have faith in the 26 year old.

3. Gianluigi Buffon (Italy)

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3. Gianluigi Buffon (Italy)

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At 36, this will most likely be Gianluigi Buffon's final World Cup and despite his age, he is still one of the finest keepers to grace the sport.

2. Iker Casillas (Spain)

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2. Iker Casillas (Spain)

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Yes, Iker Casillas fell out of favor with his club Real Madrid, but I couldn't rank one of the best keepers in the modern era any lower. Spain boss Vicente Del Bosque trusts him, and it would be no surprise if Casillas leads his nation to a summer where they win a consecutive World Cup.

1. Manuel Neuer (Germany)

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1. Manuel Neuer (Germany)

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There will be little debating this selection, surely. Bayern Munich's 1.92m 27 year old is the most commanding and reliable keepers in the world today, and any team who has the task of finding a way past him will be anxious.