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Top 10 tallest footballers in the world


2. Paul Millar – 208 cm

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Millar is a British striker who last played for the Scottish side Deveronvale. He is mostly acknowledged for his performance for Elgin City FC between 2010 and 2014.

Elgin City FC staff had to heighten the en

trance because of his height. He then played for the Formartine United during season 2014-15. Besides being a footballer, he is also a full-time fireman who works at the RAF Kinloss base at Moray in the Highland areas of Scotland. Kirkcaldy YM recently inducted him into their hall of fame at the annual award ceremony.

1. Kristof van Hout – 208 cm

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The 31-year-old goalkeeper is officially the tallest goalkeeper on the planet, measuring up to a monstrous 208 cm. He began his career in the Netherlands at Willem II, the former club of Jaap Stam before he moved to PSV squad. Later, he also played for the Belgium side K.V. Kortrijk. He then moved to Standard Liege on a three-year contract on 6 August 2009.

He also played as a goalie for the Indian Super League club Delhi Dynamos FC in season 2014-15. Kristof is currently a squad member of the Belgian Pro League club Westerlo since 2015. This lanky goalkeeper doesn’t even have to jump to catch the incoming corners because of his height.


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