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Though Euro 2012 didn't produce an exciting glut of goals from strikers, not many goalkeepers stood out either.
With the obvious exception of finalists Iker Casillas and Gianluigi Buffon, who stood out remarkably, Joe Hart gets the nod for me based on the fact that for large parts of the tournament, an entire nation had their confidence in their team’s keeper position restored.
Against Italy, who had a dominating 61 percent possession against England, Hart was up against a barrage of offense from the Italians. Italy had 20 shots on target but couldn't get past the Manchester City stopper.
Though his inexperience showed in the penalty shootout, as Andrea Pirlo brutally showed, Hart was undeniably the stand-out keeper at Euro 2012.