Goalkeepers are not only silent under the crossbar but can also contribute goals for the team they are defending.
The British football public has just been shocked by Alisson Becker . The Liverpool goalkeeper scored a goal for the Reds in the match against West Brom, Sunday (16/06/2021) night WIB.
Liverpool at that time needed a win in order to keep their chances of entering the top four of the league. But until the 94th minute, they were still held to a 0-0 draw with West Brom at The Hawthorns.
In the last seconds, Liverpool were awarded a corner kick from the right side of the Baggies goal. Unexpectedly, Alisson ran forward and joined the West Brom penalty box.
Boom! Trent-Alexander Arnold’s bait ball at the near post was successfully headed to the far post and resulted in a goal. Liverpool also won 1-2 over West Brom.
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Alisson also made history. He became the first Liverpool goalkeeper in history to ever score in a competitive match.
Throughout the history of football, apart from Alisson, there have also been many goalkeepers who have been able to lighten the striker’s burden by scoring goals. They can even score tens to hundreds of goals.
Who are they? Just look at the following information Bolaneters.
This one is from South America, to be precise from Brazil. Marcio started his career from 2002.
He was recorded last time playing for the Ipatinga club in 2018. Throughout his career, Marcio scored a total of 39 goals
Most of the time he was still strengthening Atletico Goianinense. He played at the club for nine years.
The name of this one is certainly quite familiar. Rene Higuita is an eccentric goalkeeper from Colombia.
He is best known for his Scorpion save against England in 1995. Rene was active from 1985 to 2009.
Throughout his career he scored 41 goals. Three of them he produced for the Colombian national team from 68 caps.
This goalkeeper is from Bulgaria. Dimitar Ivankov played from 1996 to 2012.
Throughout his career, Ivankov scored 42 goals. He recorded it at three clubs namely Levski Sofia, Kayserispor and Bursaspor.
Most of his achievements were recorded with Levski Sofia, 24 goals. He was also famous for his action with Kayserispor in the Turkish Cup for successfully packing two goals.
Johnny Vegas Fernandes
He is a Peruvian football legend. He started his career from 1997 to 2017.
Throughout his career, Johnny scored 45 goals. 40 of those goals were in the first division stage.
Most of his goals he scored while strengthening Sport Boys. He scored 20 goals at the club.
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Legendary name. Jose Luis Chilavert is from Paraguay.
Chilavert was active from 1982 to 2004. Throughout his career, he managed to pack 67 goals. One of the goals he scored for Spanish club Real Zaragoza.
Eight of them for the Paraguay national team. Chilavert is the only goalkeeper who has ever managed to pack a hat trick.
One of the legends of Brazilian football. He worked from 1990 to 2015.
Rogerio Ceni is also a football legend of the Sao Paulo club. Throughout his career, he scored 131 goals!
Many records are held by Ceni. Among them are the number of goals from free kicks (62) and penalties (70). He also recorded braces five times.
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