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Top 6 Facts About Some Football Players That You May Not Know

Football is one of the biggest sports in the world and footballers are paid well for their work. Sometimes, footballers do more than they are paid for by creating some records. Some of these records are remarkable while others are crazy and funny.

In this article, we will look at some of the crazy and funny facts about some footballers you may not know that it existed.

1. Ryan Giggs:

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Ryan Giggs is the first player we are going to look at his an amazing record. Giggs is a Manchester United legend and he scored more than 100 goals in his career. However, despite scoring so many goals, Giggs is the only Premier League player who has scored up to 100 goals without scoring a hat-trick.

2. Steven Gerrard:

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Steven Gerrard is a legend in Liverpool and he is the current manager of the Rangers in Scotland. During his playing days, Gerrard swapped his jersey with a lot of players but he never swapped his jersey with any Manchester United player. The rivalry between Manchester United and Liverpool did not allow Gerrard to swap his jersey with any Manchester United player.

3. The Age Difference Between Messi, Ronaldo, And Their Two Sons:

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This fact is among the fun fact in this article. We all know that Ronaldo is older than Lionel Messi. The difference between Ronaldo's age and Messi's age is 869 days. The interesting part in this is that the difference between the age of Ronaldo's son and Messi's son is 869 days as well.

4. Zinedine Zidane:

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Zidane is one of the football legends who made this list. Zidane made his mark in football with his amazing skills, ball control, and passing ability. One record which Zidane holds is that throughout his career, he was never caught in an offside position. Zidane had a way of evading all the offside traps that came his way throughout his career.

5. Ronaldo Was Expelled From School:

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Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the richest footballers in the world. It is believed that Ronaldo is worth more than $1 billion. Ronaldo was not born rich. Ronaldo was born into a family that was not rich. During Ronaldo's days in school, he was expelled for throwing a chair at one of his teachers who mocked his family's financial status.

6. Alex Song Has 27 Siblings:

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Alex Song is from Cameron and he will be remembered for his time at Arsenal and Barcelona. Amazingly, Song has a total of 27 siblings. Song has 17 sisters and 10 brothers. Such a high number of family members is very common in Africa because polygamy is a common thing in Africa.

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