Being a goalkeeper has got to be one of the most stressful jobs on the planet. Any one game can be decided based on your performance.
Pull off the fingertip save and you're a hero. Let the ball slip between your legs and you're the scapegoat.
The following keepers have really stepped up to the challenge of leading their respective teams between the pipes and are enjoying a rise in exposure and expectation.
Here are five goalies who are on the rise on the world football scene.