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The Most Unfortunate Footballers Of All Time

(1) Adriano Adriano won multiple Scudetto's with Serie A side Inter Milan Christened L’Imperatore (The Emperor) by Inter Milan fans, little did the world of football know the staggering collapse that would befall Adriano’s career. The tall, powerful striker was blessed with incredible control and dribbling skills, which when added to his powerful left foot, often left opposition defences and goalkeepers bamboozled.

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The Most Unfortunate Footballers Of All Time

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5 Brazilian Star Footballers Who Failed To Live Up To Expectation (Photos)

The Brazilian national team is one of the most successful football teams in the world. Apart from winning major competitions like the Copa America, FIFA Confederations Cup, Olympics Gold, they are also the most successful country at the FIFA World Cup having won the trophy on 5 occasions.

  11 months ago ago
5 Brazilian Star Footballers Who Failed To Live Up To Expectation (Photos)

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Meet Adriano, The Ex Brazil Player Who Sold His House To Live In A Hotel After His Father's Death

Adriano Leite Ribeiro, who is widely and professionally known as Adriano is a former talented footballer who has a lot of football skills, he was a striker in Brazil.

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Meet Adriano, The Ex Brazil Player Who Sold His House To Live In A Hotel After His Father's Death

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Opinion: Five football players that really wasted their talents

It is certain that football players are so talented but when you make the wrong move, it then lavishes their image in the football history. Some players are very much talented but one thing or the other would derive them of making it in the football world. Some players might be money, some might be drugs or whatsoever. Now i want to bring to you some players that have destroyed their career entirely in football. 1. Adriano: Adriano a talented Brazilian footballer who played for Inter Milan in the year 2006 but

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Opinion: Five football players that really wasted their talents

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Cristiano Ronaldo Once Made Shakira Regret 'Mocking' Him By Showing His Elite Mentality

Cristiano Ronaldo was once 'taunted' by pop star Shakira during a game - however he made her think twice about it just minutes after the fact.The Portuguese whiz arranged for Real Madrid in their 2011 Copa del Rey last against unpleasant opponents Barcelona.

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Cristiano Ronaldo Once Made Shakira Regret 'Mocking' Him By Showing His Elite Mentality

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Throwback Photos Of Luis Figo, Obafemi Martins And Adriano At Inter Milan

Internazionale, commonly called Inter Milan are two the biggest clubs in Milan that shares a stadium and rivalry with neighbours, AC Milan.A successful, and once upon a time superpowers in Italian Serie A and European football.

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Throwback Photos Of Luis Figo, Obafemi Martins And Adriano At Inter Milan

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Meet Adriano And Other Footballers Who Ruined Their Career Because Of Their Lifestyle (Photos)

It is not all smiles in the world of football. There are countless talents who seemed to be destined for greatness but ultimately ruined their careers because they were overly confident, reckless, prone to parties or simply lazy. Some of them do not take their training and exercise seriously. They eat all manner of food without looking back. We present to you a list of players who wasted their natural ability and threw their football career away due to their reckless lifestyle. 1. Adriano Nowadays, Adriano can

  1 year ago ago
Meet Adriano And Other Footballers Who Ruined Their Career Because Of Their Lifestyle (Photos)

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The most unlucky footballers in history

4. Adriano With Serie A team Adriano, he won multiple Scudettos. Inter Milan is a club based in Milan, Inter Milan supporters dubbed him L'Imperatore (The Emperor), but the rest of the world had no idea what was in store for Adriano. The tall, muscular striker possessed excellent control and dribbling abilities, which, when combined with his powerful left foot, often confounded opposing defenses and goalkeepers.

  11 months ago ago
The most unlucky footballers in history

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10 Players With The Most Goals Scored in A single UCL Game - Messi And Adriano Ranked 1st

Only two players have scored five goals in.a single UEFA Champions league game.Lionel Messi and Adriano are ranked first on the list, both players have scored five Goals each in a single UEFA Champions league game.

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10 Players With The Most Goals Scored in A single UCL Game - Messi And Adriano Ranked 1st

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Why Lukaku Is Deadliest Striker In The World -Kaka

Kaká, a Brazilian football icon, has named Romelu Lukaku the world's most lethal striker. Chelsea defeated Zenith in the UEFA Champions League at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday, just days after the Belgian international scored a brace against Aston Villa in the Premier League. Kaka, who scored four goals in all competitions for AC Milan, believes the Belgian has comparable attributes to Adriano, his former international teammate.

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Why Lukaku Is Deadliest Striker In The World -Kaka

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Brazil Legend Sells £1.2 Million Mansion, Moves Into £10,000 A Month Hotel With All His Trophies

Numerous former footballers struggle to manage their wealth accumulated during their playing days after they hang up their boots, and Adriano is certainly one of those.The former Inter and Brazil striker has sold to his house and move to a luxury hotel in Rio de Janeiro.

  1 year ago ago
Brazil Legend Sells £1.2 Million Mansion, Moves Into £10,000 A Month Hotel With All His Trophies

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Check out the difference in achievements between Scholes and Adriano

Adriano Leite Ribeiro, commonly known simply as Adriano "Emperor", is a Brazilian former professional footballer. A powerful striker known for his long-range left-footed strikes, Adriano's career was however marked by inconsistency. He was among the best strikers in the world in the mid-2000s, he had five prolific seasons in Italy with Parma and Inter Milan, earning the nickname L'Imperatore (the Emperor), before a decline in his performances which occurred simultaneously with the death of his father.

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Check out the difference in achievements between Scholes and Adriano

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4 Footballers Who Never Reached Their Potential

Here is a list of footballers who never reached their undeniable potential. ADU Adu of USA was a young man given too much when young. Freddy Adu boy who was destined to become the next global superstar was even offered a sponsorship by Nike to become the face of American soccer. He was known as the youngest athlete to ever sign a professional contract in the U.S. Manchester United offered him a two week trial  Fame got to his head later on. Adu has played for eight clubs in his career and is only 24-years of

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4 Footballers Who Never Reached Their Potential

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Early Life Struggles OF Some Famous Footballers

Not every footballers were born with silver spoon in their mouth.There are many footballers who were born in extreme poverty but fought their way up to success.These footballers are inspiration to millions around to the world who dream of doing the same.Today we will have a look at early life struggles of some famous footballers. There are so many footballers who struggled in their early life,but we could only include 10 in our list of ‘early life struggles of some famous footballers’. 10.Adriano Adriano

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Early Life Struggles OF Some Famous Footballers

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Ex Brazilian Footballer is Broke, Sells his luxury Mansion

Ex Brazilian football Legend Adriano has reportedly sold his £1.2Million Mansion, moves to £10,000 per month hotel to stay with his family.39-year-Old sold his luxury mansion and is reportedly staying in a presidential suite of the Grand Hyatt Hotel.

  1 year ago ago
Ex Brazilian Footballer is Broke, Sells his luxury Mansion

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Erling Braut Haaland now has as many Champions League goals as Adriano and Ronaldo

Wonder boy Erling Haaland has been rocking the footballing world with some serious displays across all competitions for Borussia Dortmund. Since his move to the Westfalenstadion, it has been nothing but raining goals from his end – and at the age of just 20 years at that! With his brace against Club Brugge in Matchday 3 of the Champions League 2020/21, he now has 14 goals from 17 shots on target in the competition with both RB Salzburg and Dortmund. With a brief stint, he has already equalled the goals tally

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Erling Braut Haaland now has as many Champions League goals as Adriano and Ronaldo

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Julius Aghahowa former teammate involved in a car accident with cyclist after escaping quarantine

Julius Aghahowa former Shakhtar Donetsk teammate Luiz Adriano de Souza da Silva involved in a car accident with a cyclist after escaping quarantine due to Coronavirus.

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Julius Aghahowa former teammate involved in a car accident with cyclist after escaping quarantine

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5 Footballers Who Grew Up Poor

Poverty can be a powerful motivator, even if it is one undoubtedly tragic in nature and There are remarkable stories embedded in this sporting phenomenon, each bathed in a distinct nature which comes to define the player in question. Come along as we count down the top 5 active footballers from who grew up poor Adriano Adriano, one of the world football’s most brilliant strikers, before inconsistency and personal troubles sets in. He came from a poor background. Adriano was a young boy stuck in poverty stricken

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5 Footballers Who Grew Up Poor

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Hidden secrets of great footballers unveiled.

Every profession has a trade secret. The sporting world is no exception football, which ranks among the most  popular sports in the world, has some hidden secrets that have helped some footballers climb up the elite class, knowing a secret is one thing, making use of the secret is another. What makes a footballer exceptionally good several factors come into play when trying to evaluate if a player can be considered as an elite. Like I mention earlier, it is knowing the secret and making use of it. It goes

  1 year ago ago
Hidden secrets of great footballers unveiled.

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"Only alcohol could cure me, I came to training completely drunk."-Adriano.

He was fast, technical, strong and above all gifted with devastating finishing. Adriano had all it took to become one of the best strikers in history. But fate decided otherwise. When Adriano joined Inter in 2001, he was seen as Ronlado's successor, who was struggling to come back from an injury. He quickly imposed himself as one of the best strikers in the Italian league, terrorizing defenses and scoring goal after goal. Everything seemed to be smiling on the Emperor. But in 2004, a terrible event changed the

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