Many people say that this Manchester United goalkeeper was the “signing of the decade” some even take it further and say that he is the “buy of the century”. Peter Schmeichel is most certainly a legend amongst United fans. Sir Alex Ferguson bought Schmeichel from Brondby for £800,000. Schmeichel played 393 games for Manchester United, keeping 178 clean sheets for the club. He was the first Premier League goalkeeper to keep 100 clean sheets. He bagged 16 medals from various competitions as a United player. 4 of them were league titles and a priceless Champions League winning medal in 1999. He bid farewell to Manchester United in 1999 after winning the famous treble with them.