În clasamentul iffhs al celor mai buni portari în ultimii 25 de ani, pe prima poziţie se află italianul Gianluigi Buffon.
"Top tenul" clasamentului e completat de alte nume grele Peter Schmeichel, Edwin van der Sar, Iker Casillas, Oliver Kahn, José Luis Félix Chilavert, Andoni Zubizarreta, Walter Zenga, Claudio André Mergen Taffarel, Michel Preud’homme

Iată prima "sută" a clasamentului celor mai buni portari din ultimii 25 de ani:
1. Gianluigi Buffon, 2. Peter Schmeichel, 3. Edwin van der Sar, 4. Iker Casillas, 5. Oliver Kahn, 6. José Luis Félix Chilavert, 7. Andoni Zubizarreta, 8. Walter Zenga, 9. Claudio André Mergen Taffarel, 10. Michel Preud’homme,
11. Petr Čech, 12. Fabien Barthez, 13. David Seaman, 14. Nélson de Jesus e Silva Dida, 15. Vítor Manuel Martins Baía, 16. Gianluca Pagliuca, 17. Francesco Toldo, 18. Jens Lehmann, 19. Bodo Illgner, 20. Johannes Franciscus van Breukelen,
21. Roberto Carlos Abbondanzieri, 22. Sergio Javier Goycochea, 23. Andreas Köpke, 24. Jorge Campos, 25. Peter Shilton, 26. Thomas Ravelli, 27. Rinat Dasaev, 28. Angelo Peruzzi, 29. Neville Southall, 30. Rogério Ceni,
31. José Santiago Cañizares, 32. José Manuel Reina, 33. Jean-Marie Pfaff, 34. Víctor Valdés, 35. Jerzy Dudek, 36. Júlio César Soăres Espíndola, 37. Igor Akinfeev, 38. Bernard Lama, 39. Óscar Eduardo Córdoba, 40. Patrick Bonner,
41. Dmitry Kharin, 42. Sebastiano Rossi, 43. Grégory Coupet, 44. Harald Schumacher, 45. Rüstü Reçber, 46. Armelino Donizetti Quagliato Zetti, 47. Luis Gabelo Conejo, 48. José Francisco Cevallos, 49. Timothy Matthew Howard, 50.    Andonios Nikopolidis,
51. Erik Thorstvedt, 52. René Adler, 53. Bradlay Howard Friedel, 54.    Carlos Roa, 55. Patricio Armando Toledo, 56. Andrés Palop, 57. Francisco Guillermo Ochoa, 58. Justo Wilmar Villar, 59. Marcos Roberto Silveira Reis, 60. Ricardo Alexandre Martins Soares,
61. Boris Mihaylov, 62. Christian Abbiati, 63. Eike Immel, 64. Heurelho da Silva Gomes, 65. René Müller, 66. Stefan Klos, 67. Timo Hildebrand, 68. Andrew Goram, 69. Dražan Ladić, 70. Héctor Fabián Carini,
71. Badou Zaki, 72. Jan Stejskal, 73. Juan Carlos Henao, 74. Petr Kouba, 75. Woon-Jae Lee, 76. József Młynarczyk, 77. Oswaldo Sánchez, 78. Roberto Fernández, 79. Roberto Óscar Bonano, 80. Stevan Stojanović,
81. Alain Gouaméné, 82. Gábor Király, 83. Luca Marchegiani, 84. Magnus Hedman, 85. Mohamed Abullaziz Al-Deayea, 86. Ruslan Nigmatullin, 87 Stanislav Cherchesov, 88. Bogdan Stelea, 89. Andreas Isaksson, 90. Carlo Cudicini,
91. Christopher Woods, 92. Doniéber Alexander Marangon Doni, 93. Fernando Harry Álvez, 94. Hugo Lloris, 95. Ivan Pellizzoli, 96. Jacques Songo’o, 97. Nery Alberto Pumpido, 98. Óscar Pérez Rojas, 99. Samir Handanovič, 100. Séamus John James Given