We have listed some of the world class players in our website, Football is played by many players but few of them are the one who made it to the list, in this world it is the most viewed game by their fans, very few players got the tag of legends because of their outstanding contribution, and for their dedication and love towards the game.
HERE IS THE LIST OF THE 10 FOOTBALL LEGENDS WHO MADE THEIR MARK IN THE GAME.
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The French superstar started his football journey from Cannes after that he joined the Bordeaux side and he emerged as a potential candidate to dominate the football world and after that in the year of 1996 he joined the Italian legends Juventus side, and in Juventus he won Serie A two times with them and also reaches the Champions league finals with them in few occasion but he did not manage to win it as in the first time they lost it against Dortmund side and in the second time against the Real Madrid side, after his wonderful career at Juventus he joined the La Liga outfit Real Madrid side in the year of 2001 side and signed four years contract with them for €77.5 million,
As in that time everyone can predict that in the upcoming days he will definitely going to register his name with the other football legends.
With the Real Madrid side he won the Champions league in the year of 2002 and also with Madrid he won the FIFA best player of the year,
Now he takes the Real Madrid helm in his own hand and he is right now managing them, and also in his life he has won the World cup with his national side in 1998,
Now many FOOTBALL pundits considered him as a one of the best football legends.
Ronaldo de Assis Moreira knows as Ronaldino is a considered as a one of the most pivotal Brazilian Legends.
This Brazilian legend begins his football career with the Brazilian club Gremio, with the Gremio he made his senior debut at the 1998 Copa Libertadores, after that he emerged as a wonderful football talent, Arsenal was interested at that time to bucket him but he opted to join the PSG side and he has signed five years deal with them, he scored his first goal for PSG side in their match against Lyon, in the first season he was marred by controversy with the PSG manager though he played the second season with them and after the next year he joined the Barcelona squad and in their he flourish his magical skills for them, he played five season with them and he won two La Liga Titles with them and one UEFA Champions league with them, in Barcelona he proves everyone what he is capable of.
Ronaldinho joined the Milan side in the year of 2008 and turned down Manchester City offer.
He played three seasons with them and won one Serie A title with them.
Right now he is the brand ambassador of Barcelona.
After his glittering career he makes a place for himself in the football legends list.
In 23 October 1940 the Footballing legend Edson Arantes do Nascimento Born in Brazil, This Brazilian superstar regarded as the best footballer of all time in the football history, he was voted world player of the century, he has the highest No of Leaue goals to his name, in his career he has scored 1281 league goals in 1363 matches. He started his football career at Santos in just the age of 15, and just after one year of that he has made it to the Brazilian national team.
He is the only player to win three world cup titles, he is the all time leading goal scorer for Brazil,, in his 92 international appearances he has scored 77 goals for them.
In the year 1958 he made his world cup debut for Brazil, then he was the youngest player on that tournament and still he is the youngest player to play world cup for his country.
Diego Armando Maradona Franco in short Diego Maradona was a former Argentine footballer, many people regarded him as the god of football, he has born in the year of 1960 on 30th October, Mardona is joint FIFA player of the 20th century with his biggest rival Pele.
He is the player who operated the play from the No 10 position; he is the only player who set two times world record transfer fee, in his career he has played for the Argentinos Juniors, Boca Juniors, Barcelona, Napoli, SevillaNewell’s Old Boys. But during his tenure with Barcelona and Napoli he has receives many accolades because of his scintillating form for both the clubs.
He played four world cup for Argentina and He has won one world cup with Argentine in the year of 1986 in Mexico, in his international career he has made 91 appearances for Argentina and scored 34 goals, in the 1986 he has won the Golden ball because of his mind boggling performance for Argentina.
In his club career he has won Copa Del Rey with Barcelona, and in Napoli he has won two Serie A titles and also one Coppa Italian and One UEFA CUP.
Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima commonly known as Ronaldo,
He is one of the most common known FOOTBALL LEGENDS in the football domain.
In the year of 1993 he started his footballing journey with Cruzeiro,
In the first season he scored 44 goals for them in 47 games.
After that he joins the Dutch side PSV Eindhoven in the year of 1994,former Brazilian legend Romario told him to start his European career with the Dutch side as he was also started his career with them,
After that Barcelona and Inter Milan both the European giants are interested on him but he joins the Barcelona club as they offer him world record fee, and for the Barcelona side he scored 47 goals for them in 49 appearances in all the competitions.
After that he joins the Italian giants Inter Milan side and he signed five year contract with them and in Inter Milan he grows himself more as a footballer, and developed into a complete footballer,in the year of 1997 Ronaldo has won the FIFA World player of the award, also in the year of 2002 he won the FIFA World cup with his Brazil as he scored twiced against the German side and he tied his goal tally with the Brazilian Legends Pele by scoring 12 goals each in the World cup finals.
After the world cup he joined the Real Madrid side in the year of 2002 for €46 million and with the Real Madrid side he won two La Liga Titles with them, and then he joined the Inter Milan Rivals AC Milan side and played two season with them and lastly he played with the Corinthians side.
He is one of best players till the date and one we can truly consider him as a football legends.
The Englishman is truly one of the most influencing characters in the footballing history and we can truly put him in the football legends.
The English man started his career with the Manchester United youth side but in the year of 1994-1995 season he joined the Preston North End on loan but after one year he again re joined the Manchester United side, in 1998-1999 season he won treble with the Manchester United side, in that season he won the Champions league and Premier league and also the FA cup.
In that season in their final league match the Manchester United take down the Tottenham side and they were in a situation where they do not have any option to win against them and in that match David Beckham scored a wonderful curling free kick for them and the Manchester United side won the premier league title in that season.
In 2003 there were rumors that he would join the Barcelona squad but he joins their arch rivals Real Madrid side,With the Madrid side he won one La Liga title.
In 2007 he moved to the MLS league and he joins the LA Galaxy.In 2012-2013 he hung his boot up with the PSG side.We can say that Beckham will definitely find the spot amidst the football legends.
The Italian legend started his career with Bagnoli after that he joins the Napoli side and in his time he watches football legends like Diego Maradona and Ciro Ferrara at the Napoli side and in the training session he produced a strong challenge on the Argentine legend Maradona.
On 7th march 1993 he made his first senior debut with the Napoli side after that he played seven years with the Parma side in Serie A side.
In the year of 2002 the Defender joins the Inter Milan side and he spent two years with them.
And also played two years with the Juventus side and after that he joined the Real Madrid side in the year of 2006 side and he established himself world’s one of the most dependable defender.
In his first season the 2006 he is the only defender who won the FIFA best player of the year.
With the Real Madrid side he won two La Liga titles.
Under his captaincy the Italy side won the 2006 world cup against French national side.
After the 2010 world cup the defender announce his retirement.
And we can easily say that he is the best defender till date in the football domain and he can definitely find s a spot in the football legends.
Rcardo Kaka or we can say Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite was born in 1982, 22nd April. In 2001 at the age of 18 he has made his debut for the Brazilian giants Sao Paulo, in the year of 2003 he joined the Italian giants AC Milan for €8.5 million, he has spent most of years with the Italian giants,
During his time at Milan he has won Serie A titles with Milan and also names two times Serie A player of the year, in 2005 he was named the UEFA club midfielder of the year, while on that year they have lost the Champions league final against Liverpool, but in 2007 he has won the Europe’s biggest glory with Milan, while in that year he was the top goal scorer of the tournament, with his pace, creative mind, dribbling abilities win him the Ballon d’Or trophy once.
In 2008 he joined the Spanish giants Madrid, but in Madrid because of his injury he did not achieve success there, his performance level went decline there and in 2013 he joined Milan again and after spending one year with Milan he joined the MLS side Orlando City.
Kaka made his international debut in the year of 2002, he has won one world cup with them, and he was also in their 2006 and 2010 squad.
The wall or we can say Paulo Maldini was born in 1968 26th June, he played his club football for the Italian giants AC Milan, He has spent 25 seasons with the Milan side and takes retirement in the year of 2009at 41 years of age, in his tenure he has won several trophies with the Milan giants, specifically we can say he has won 23 trophies, which includes Seven Serie A titles, five UEF Champions league, FIFA club world cup, Intercontinental cups.
He has made his international debut for Italy in 1968, and he has served his country for 14 long years, he has made 1236 appearances for them, out of them 74 times he has led them. With the European giants he took part in three UEFA European championship and four world cups, though he did not win any trophy with them. He is regarded as the Wall, as he has been the most successful defender the game has witnessed, at the age of 39 he has won the best defender trophy of the year.
Eric Daniel Pierre Cantona known as Eric Cantona is former French international footballer, and he was born in France on 24th may 1966, the star player has the amazing goal scoring ability and many players believes that he played a pivotal part during Manchester United’s revival in 1990, during his days at Manchester United he use to wore the famous No 7 jersey and also he has his trademark of upturned collar Manchester United fans used to call him king Eric.
He made his national debut against West Germany in 1987 August, though with his national team he did not lift any silverware but in u 21 he won the UEFA European championship title.
In his Manchester United days he has won four EPL titles with them and also Two FA Cups.