Many of our football Legends has shown loyalty to their clubs in many ways as a player. These players love their club with all their heart and are likely willing to do whatever it takes to make their club proud. Without wasting much of your time, let's take a look at the 6 most loyal and respected footballers, who are equally legends in their respective clubs.
#1. CARLES PUYOL- BARCELONA;
Puyol happens to be a Spanish defender, who is played for the La Liga club, Barcelona. He made his first debut for Barcelona in 1999 and has always been known as one of the significant players who performed brilliantly for the Catalan club at Camp Nou. Truly, the Barcelona captain and center-back have made many outstanding efforts at Camp Nou. Presently, he has decided to end his career with Barcelona. Puyol is respected and valued in Barcelona due to his refusal to accept any transfer bid from any other club. The Catalan club has always considered Puyol as their first choice due to his commitment and loyalty to the club. Here are some of his pictures.
#2. STEVEN GERRARD- LIVERPOOL;
Hopefully, the English international made his debut for the Premier League club, Liverpool in 1998. Indeed, Gerrard contributed to the success of Liverpool and should be regarded as one of the Reds legends. Considering his love for the club, he refused to sign a new deal with many other clubs like Chelsea and Manchester United. Instead of taking up a new deal, he chooses to stay at Anfield right from his tender age. Pictures of Steven Gerrard.
#3. IKER CASILLAS- REAL MADRID;
Currently, Casillas is the captain of both Real Madrid and his national team, Spain. Casillas has richly contributed immensely to the Galacticos at Bernabeu Santiago. He helped Madrid to lift the La Liga trophy during his career in Madrid. Casillas made his first debuts for Real Madrid in 1999, while featuring in Madrid games against their opponents. Due to his performance in Madrid, he has been named as one of the best goalkeepers in the world. Based on his love and loyalty for the club, he has decided to end his career in Madrid. Pictures of Casillas in Real Madrid.
#4. RYAN GIGGS- MANCHESTER UNITED;
The Welsh midfielder spent 17 seasons at Old Trafford, he made his first debut for the Premier League side in 1991. He has shown much dedication and loyalty to his club after recording 800 appearances. Giggs happens to be one of the Legends in United, who have shown their loyalty by refusing to sign a deal with other clubs. Truly, Giggs has been a source of strength for Manchester United, considering his skills and uncontrollable efforts at Old Trafford. Pictures of Ryan Giggs.
#5. FRANK LAMPARD- CHELSEA
Lampard happens to be the former Chelsea player and manager, who managed the Blues after the departure of Sari. The England international, who was sacked as Chelsea manager, made his first debut as a player at Stamford Bridge in 2001 after he was bought over from West Ham. Ever since then, the English midfielder helped Chelsea to win many important trophies, including the European Cup. During his career as a player in Chelsea, he was linked with Chelsea's rival clubs like Manchester United and Liverpool, but he has already made up his mind to end his career in Chelsea. Due to his loyalty to the club, he was called upon to manage Chelsea before Thomas Tuchel took over. Pictures of Lampard in Chelsea.
#6. FRANCESCO TOTTI- AS ROMA;
The Italian striker made his first debut for Roma in 1993. He happens to be one of the highest goalscorers in the Seria A competition, after recording 500 appearances for the Italian club. Totti showed a high level of loyalty to his club after he refused to accept the offer to join two big clubs, Manchester United and Real Madrid. Indeed, he stands as an inspiration to his teammates due to his brilliant performance on the pitch. Pictures of Totti in Roma.
Undoubtedly, these 6 footballers have displayed loyalty, love, support, and care towards their various cubs.
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