The best FIFA Goalkeepers are also probably the most valuable players you'll pick up - not because of their cost on the market, but their ability to keep you in the game when things get a little dicey.
Here on this page, we'll be listing FIFA 20's best goalkeepers - referred to in FIFA as GKs, in order of their overall rating, but be sure to take a look at the specifics depending on what you want out of them, like GK Handling if you hate it when your 'keeper drops a rebound right in front of the opposition, or GK Kicking for setting up speeder counter attacks from a drop kick.
For other stats-based guides, it's worth taking a look at our list of the highest potential FIFA 20 wonderkids, plus we have pages on the FIFA 20' best Defenders, FIFA 20's best Midfielders, the FIFA 20's best Wingers and FIFA 20's best Strikers in the game, too.
FIFA 20 best Goalkeepers - the best GKs in FIFA
EA Sports aren't quite as generous to out-of-form goalkeepers this year as they have been with outfielders, with just a couple of poor games from De Gea enough to drop him down to 89. Hugo Lloris' 88 looks a tad generous, meanwhile, when the likes of one-of-a-kind distributor Ederson are on the same rating overall.
FIFA 20 best Goalkeepers (GK)
|1||Jan Oblak||Atletico Madrid||91|
|2||Marc Andre Ter Stegen||Barcelona||90|
|4||David De Gea||Manchester United||89|
|5||Manuel Neuer||Bayern Munich||88|
|7||Hugo Lloris||Tottenham Hotspur||88|
|8||Thibaut Courtois||Real Madrid||88|
Looking for more on FIFA 20? So far we have the key details on the FUT Chemistry explained and a Chemistry styles list and affected attributes, a detailed FIFA 20 Volta mode guide and details on how to earn Volta Coins in FIFA 20 fast, a list of the top FIFA 20 potential wonderkids: the best young players and hidden gems, the full FIFA 20 player ratings and top 100 players, an in-progress FIFA 20 Ones to Watch OTW players list, and a full FIFA 20 Icons list, too. Finally, check out our SBC pages on the Teemu Pukki SBC solution, Josef Martínez SBC solution and Robert Lewandowski SBC solution, as well as pages on FIFA 20 five star skillers, plus the best FIFA 20 goalkeepers, best FIFA 20 defenders, best FIFA 20 midfielders, best FIFA 20 wingers, and best FIFA 20 strikers for an in-depth look at each position. Finally, check out the latest in-forms in FIFA 20 TOTW 22 and our full FIFA 20 Ultimate Scream cards and players list, too.
Other things to know about picking the best FIFA Goalkeeper
As we alluded to above, there are a few additional things to bear in mind when choosing your goalkeeper in FIFA 20, with slightly different factors becoming more or less important depending on the mode you're playing.
- For Career Mode, potential is important too - Some players have higher built-in potential for growth than others, and if you're planning on playing at least two seasons of Career Mode then it's going to have a major impact on your squad. It's also a great way to pick up a bargain, too, so if you're keen on finding some youngsters take the time to go over our detailed list of the best FIFA 20 potential wonderkids and young players, which includes some of the finest young 'keepers in the game.
- For Ultimate Team, remember you can use Chemistry Styles - Chemistry Styles, if you didn't know, add up to a whopping 90 points to your player's attributes, spread according to the Style you choose. For Goalkeepers, the Cat and Glove styles are the most popular, but you can read more on Chemistry in general in our guide to how FIFA Chemistry works, and likewise the best FIFA Chemistry Styles in our detailed guide to those, too.
- Think about your style of play when looking at stats - We mentioned this briefly above, but certain keepers will work better in certain situations. Manuel Neuer, for instance, is great at coming off his line and sweeping up, whilst Gianluigi Buffon is a little slower.