Two Manchester United legends nominated for greatest ever goalkeeper award

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Manchester United legends Peter Schmeichel and Edwin Van der Sar have been nominated by France Football to feature in the Ballon d’Or dream team.

The Ballon d’Or dream team will see the greatest players in each position make a dream XI of the greatest players ever.

The former United goalkeepers have been named among star names including Iker Casillas, Gianluigi Buffon, Gordon Banks and Lev Yashin.

The nominees for the greatest goalkeeper are: Gordon Banks, Gianluigi Buffon, Iker Casillas, Sepp Maier, Manuel Neuer, Thomas Nkono, Peter Schmeichel, Edwin van der Sar, Lev Yashin and Dino Zoff.