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Five of the best: Saves (4)

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Rene Higuita - England 0-0 Colombia

Rene Higuita is probably the most flamboyant goalkeeper to have graced the game, with his flowing permed locks, outlandish goalie kits and penchant for popping up with the odd goal winning the Colombian legions of fans.

There is one particular moment for which Higuita will be remembered most fondly, after he left the Wembley crowd gobsmacked with a save of unbelievable audacity during a friendly against England.

Jamie Redknapp had a crack at goal from distance only for Higuita to nonchalantly dismiss the effort from the Liverpool midfielder, performing his now renowned scorpion kick to send the ball flying away to safety.

Watch it here.

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