Manchester United’s David De Gea, Chelsea’s Thibaut Courtois, Manchester City’s Joe Hart and Tottenham Hotspur’s Hugo Lloris.

With these bunch of names in one sentence, many people would immediately associate them as some of the best goalkeepers in the Premier League.

You could even throw Stoke City’s Asmir Begovic into the mix. However, when there’s talk of the best keeper in England’s top flight, why is West Ham’s Adrian never mentioned?

After a nervous start to his West Ham career, Adrian has firmly established himself the Hammers number, replacing the ever present and hugely experienced Jussi Jaaskelainen.

Several months ago, Spain national team coach Vincente Del Bosque said in a press conference ‘why does no one ever ask me about the West Ham goalkeeper Adrian’.

The reason being is he’s one of the best shot stoppers in England, and here are five reasons why…


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