11 Goalkeepers Who Could Play Other Positions

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11 Goalkeepers Who Could Play Other Positions
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Galatasaray midfielder Felipe Melo recently saved a penalty for his side. Despite the superb effort, it was humorous to witness the Brazilian's distinct lack of technical ability between the posts.

Let's flip the roles a second. Outfield players make traditionally bad goalkeepers—but what if the glove-wearing specialists were to take up a new position?

I've considered exactly that. Read on to discover 11 keepers who could easily adapt to a fresh challenge throughout their career.

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