Oakland Raiders linebacker Khalil Mack comes in at #5 on the list of Top 100 Players of 2017 as voted on by his peers. Subscribe to NFL: http://j.mp/1L0bVBu ... Oakland Raiders linebacker Khalil Mack comes in at #5 on the list of Top 100 Players of 2017 as voted on by his peers.
Neymar has listed six players he expects to take the FIFA World Cup by storm. Liverpool FC attacker Mohamed Salah made Neymar's list, but the Brazil national team striker was asked not to include Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi. Neymar played with Messi for four seasons at FC Barcelona but thinks ...
In Argentina, Maradona is considered a sports hero. On the idolatry that exists in Argentina, former teammate Jorge Valdano said, "At the time that Maradona retired from active football, left traumatized Argentina. Maradona was more than just a great footballer.
When uefa.com asked players, journalists and their users to crown the best player in the UEFA Champions League of the past 20 years, in 2011, Zidane topped the poll ahead of Messi. In a 2004 poll conducted by French newspaper Journal du Dimanche, Zidane was voted as "the most popular Frenchman of all time".
The legendary Dutch footballer Johan Cruyff has died at home in Barcelona, aged 68. He was famous for leading Holland to the 1974 World Cup final, as a player for Ajax and as a manager at Barcelona, but most of all for the Cruyff Turn, a deceptive about-face which left many defenders bewildered.
Di Stéfano played international football mostly for Spain after moving to Madrid, but he also played for Argentina and Colombia. Di Stéfano, nicknamed "Saeta rubia" ("Blond Arrow"), was a powerful, quick, skillful, and prolific forward, with great stamina, tactical versatility, creativity, and vision, who could also play almost anywhere on the pitch.
Cobb finished the season with 91 receptions on 126 targets for 1,287 yards and 12 touchdowns. He was ranked as the 100th best player in the NFL by his fellow players on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2014. 2015 season. On March 7, 2015, Cobb signed a four-year, $40 million contract with $17 million guaranteed to stay with the Packers.
Baseball has Babe Ruth. Basketball has Michael Jordan. Hockey has Wayne Gretzky. Boxing has Ali. They are stars who defined the sport they played and made it what it is today. No one would argue against these guys, but what about football? It is not so simple when discussing the definitive player for pro football.