Lionel Messi just scored his 500th goal for Barcelona with a 3-2 win over Real Madrid in El Clasico. It's a monumental feat for the 29-year-old soccer star, or anyone really —just 27 soccer players have ever scored 500 goals and only seven have managed to do so for the same club. Messi broke the milestone in record time too.
RONALDINHO IS ONE OF THE BEST SOCCER PLAYERS EVER HE IS EVEN BETTER THAN MARADONA. HE HAS GOOD DRIBBLING ABILITIES. HAVE you SEEN THE GAME HE PLAYED AGAINST ENGLAND WOW. THAT WAS ONE OF THE BEST GAMES HE PLAYED HE ALWAYS KNOWS WHAT TO DO HE NEVER USES THE SAME TRICKS HE HAS BLESSED FEET.
Every fan has an opinion about the world's best soccer players, but nearly everyone agrees on a few players. Many of these stars play for the elite soccer teams — Real Madrid, Barcelona, and Manchester figure prominently in this list — and a few of them are already considered legends, like Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo.
Lionel Messi can elevate his legacy among the greatest players of all time even further if he can lead Argentina to victory in the World Cup final. Photo: Reuters The 2014 World Cup will be remembered as one of the most exciting and entertaining ever.
Paolo Maldini. Paolo Cesare Maldini (born 26 June 1968) is an Italian former professional footballer who played as a left back and central defender for A.C. Milan and the Italy national team. He spent all 25 seasons of his career in the Serie A with Milan, before retiring at the age of 41 in 2009.
Once the world’s costliest signing, the powerhouse forward is Real Madrid’s all-time leading goalscorer, the first ever player in a major league to score 50+ goals every season six consecutive times, and the only European to win four Ballon d’Or awards.
French soccer star Michel Platini won three straight Ballon d'Or Awards as a player before becoming president of the Union of European Football Associations. Synopsis Born on June 21, 1955, in Joeuf, France, Michel Platini began his professional soccer career with AS Nancy in 1972.
Xavi is the first player in Barcelona's history to play 150 international matches. Highly regarded for his humble persona and team ethos, Xavi is viewed as being the embodiment of the tiki-taka passing style of play, and is widely considered to be one of the greatest central midfielders of all time.
Professional soccer player David Beckham was born May 2, 1975, in London, England. A phenom almost from the moment he could first kick a soccer ball, Beckham began playing for Manchester United, England's legendary soccer team, at 18, and was a starter by the time he was 20. He's also played for Real Madrid.
In 2004, a poll for the 100 greatest Dutch people was held in the Netherlands: Van Basten ranked number 25, the second highest for a football player, behind Johan Cruyff. In 2007, Sky Sports ranked Van Basten first on its list of great athletes who had their careers cut short.
Many commentators still consider Yashin the best keeper in the history of football, which resulted in the fact he was chosen to be the goalkeeper in most of the world-all-time teams ever written (including the FIFA World Cup All-Time Team and the FIFA Dream Team).
In the semi-finals, the Netherlands lost to Brazil on penalties after drawing 1–1 in normal time. Bergkamp made the All-Star team of the tournament, alongside Frank de Boer and Edgar Davids. On 9 October 1999, Bergkamp scored his final goal for the Netherlands, against Brazil.
Figo is regarded as one of the greatest players of his generation, and one of the greatest Portuguese players of all time. At his physical peak, Figo was a quick, elegant, highly skilful player with a dribbling ability that allowed him to frequently take on and beat defenders in one on one situations.
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A technically gifted, and creative supporting forward, who was also a free-kick specialist, Del Piero is widely regarded by players, pundits, and managers as one of the greatest players of his generation, and as one of the best Italian players of all time, winning the Serie A Italian Footballer of the Year award in 1998 and 2008.
Marcelo was also involved with the Brazilian Olympic football team at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. 2012–13 season. Marcelo scored his first goal of the season against Manchester City in the Champions League Group stage on 19 September, Real's first goal of a 3–2 win at the Santiago Bernabéu.
Tina and Bobby, a television drama series about Tina and Bobby Moore's relationship, was broadcast on ITV in January 2017. The part of Bobby Moore is played by Lorne MacFadyen. Personal life. Moore met his first wife, Tina, in 1957 and they married on 30 June 1962. They lived in a house in Chigwell, Essex, called Morlands.
Materazzi was an injury-time substitute for Inter in the 2010 UEFA Champions League Final against Bayern Munich, replacing Diego Milito who scored both of their goals in the 2–0 victory in Madrid. Materazzi declared his retirement from international football in the summer of 2011.