Italy Hero Gianluigi Donnarumma Is NOT Best Goalkeeper In World After Deciding To Join PSG – SPORTbible

That is according to former Italy forward Antonio Cassano, who has criticised Donnarumma’s stunning move to Paris Saint-Germain this summer.

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However, Cassano is not sure Donnarumma can be classed as the best ‘keeper in the world if the likes of Bayern Munich, Madrid and Barcelona were not pursuing him.

The 39-year-old argued Donnarumma should have challenged the likes of Thibaut Courtois and Marc-Andre ter Stegen for the No 1 shirt at their respective clubs.

Speaking on Christian Vieria’s Twitch channel, Cassano said: “Why, if he is the best goalkeeper in the world, aren’t Bayern Munich, Real Madrid and Barcelona after him?

“[Manuel] Neuer is 36 years old. If he is the best goalkeeper at the moment, take on Courtois and Ter Stegen and send them away. Instead, he goes to PSG.”

Credit: PA
Credit: PA
Credit: PA
Credit: PA

Donnarumma made his senior debut for Milan at only 16 and broke into the first team to establish himself as the first-choice ‘keeper.

The Italian shot-stopper made over 200 appearances for Milan and lifted an Italian Super Cup with the side in 2016.

Donnarumma signed a five-year deal with PSG and is expected to challenge Keylor Navas for the No 1 shirt next season.

“I feel ready to take on this new challenge and continue to grow here.

“With Paris, I want to win as much as possible and to bring joy to the supporters.”

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