As we all know, The Ballon d'Or is an annual football award presented by French news magazine France Football that is one of the oldest and generally regarded as the most prestigious individual award for football players. Currently, football has only been experiencing having older players winning the award, and as such, younger players have not been able to win the award.
Football has become a very challenging game for many players but during every matches a player or most of all, a striker would search for a goal with all his strength but according to history here are the players with the most hat-tricks of this century.It`s the 21st century list so don`t expect players like Abel Pele, Johann Cruyff and many more.
The world of football has lost another legendary player today. The German and Bayern Munich legend, Gerd Muller, died a few hours ago at the age of 75. The prolific attacker is one of the best goal scorers in the history of football with over 365 goals in just 427 games between 1965 and 1979.
In 1899 one of the most successful and famous clubs not only in Spain but in the entire world was founded by Joan Gamper, FC Barcelona, also commonly known as Barça. This professional club has won many trophies and written many histories which are hard to imagine. Here are some facts you probably don't know about this spanish giant. FC Barcelona Is Owned By Its Club Members The FC Barcelona is one of the few clubs in the world to be owned and operated by it's supporters and not by an individual or corporate
Dennis Bergkamp an ingenious genius who was a member of Arsenal’s invincibles,From thriving in Holland to launching Arsene Wenger’s reign. A player capable of manufacturing a flash of magic at any time. Dennis Bergkamp started his career within the Ajax academy at the age of 12. His idol Johann Cruyff pulled Dennis up to the primary team in 1986 at age 17 where he signed his first professional contract. Bergkamp moved to Inter Milan in 1993. Arsenal signed Dennis Bergkamp in 1995 for a club record
Muller was your typical fox-in-the-box striker. He averaged a goal per game or better in seven of his 14 seasons. He scored 68 goals in 62 German international games and held the record for most goals scored in a calendar year, striking 85 goals in 1972, until his total was surpassed 40 years later by Lionel Messi (with six more games and with the help of penalties.)
UEFA Champions League is the most prestigious club competition in Europe that many clubs, players, managers, and referees are eager to take part in. The competition was established for two, three, four best performed teams in all European Leagues according to their strength. It was first put in place in 1955 but as a knockout tournament for only the champions of leagues in Europe while some were invited. Real Madrid won the first five edition of the European Cup between 1955 - 1960, while Johann Cruyff led
Barcelona is one of the best team in the world, many players and coach who has had the privilege to represent them has found joy in it. It has had several iconic managers over the years from Johann Cruyff to Frank Rijkaard, from Louis van Gaal to Pep Guardiola who had brought trophies to the club. However, few left with the legacy that Luis Enrique boasted. Arriving in 2014, Lucho took over a star-studded squad in transition and led them to treble supremacy in his first season in charge of the club. Enrique
Do you consider yourself to be an FC Barcelona expert? At least one of these facts is bound to surprise you. Continue reading to brush up on your knowledge of one of football's most illustrious clubs. 1. There are several clubs in Barcelona. Yes, exactly.
One good football transfer can change the history of a football club but one bad football transfer would leave a hole not only in the history of the club but also in financial bank of a club so today i will name seven teams best and worst signings ever.
At almost every successful club there’s ‘that’ player. He’s the one often closest to the hearts of the fans. Not the best in any particular position necessarily, but the guy who, whenever asked to fill a role will do it with boundless enthusiasm. He’ll come up with the big goals when the more celebrated stars fail to click and love every minute of his time with the club. In August 2006, Liverpool acquired the services of such a player when manager Rafa Benítez signed Dirk Kuyt from Feyenoord. If the
Welcome Readers. Kindly press the follow button for more news and updates. Louis Van Gaal is a Dutch tactician and one of the greatest managers football have ever seen. He shares the same football philosophy and ideas with his fellow Dutchman Johann Cruyff. Van Gaal teams are known for their technicality, possession, positioning skills and flexibility over strength and speed. During his successful managerial career, he toured many major leagues in Europe to manage top clubs like AZ Alkmaar, Ajax Amsterdam,
In this article, we shall discuss about Those legendary ultimate players that have won Ballon d'or either in the past or now. Most time we use to forget their existence but truth be told, before messi and Cristiano Ronaldo dominance, there have been players who have done well and won the accolade. Here are those who have won ballon d'or. Goalkeeper: 1.Yashin have won Ballon d'or one time. Defenders: 1.Cannavaro Have won Ballon d'or 1 times. 2.Beckenbauer have won Ballon d'or two times. 3.Summer have won Ballon
Welcome Readers. Kindly press the follow button for more news and updates. Ronald Koeman was a great midfielder/central defender during his playing days. He played for so many great clubs but can be best remembered for his exploits at FC Barcelona and the Netherlands in the nineties. He was known mainly for his set piece ability. Koeman was part of Johann Cruyff led Barcelona Dream Team that changed the face of football. He helped FC Barcelona win their first European Cup in 1992 by scoring the winning goal
Football Legends The players listed in this website are all world class players - the greatest players in their position of all time. But only a select few can be counted among the much smaller category of 'Legends'. These are the iconic players that are the best the game has ever seen. They have represented the game - becoming household names even to those who do not follow it, they have transformed and expanded the game, and have seized the imagination of the world - often during a World Cup. Most of
There are a number of the world's best coaches that flourished following glistening careers playing the game. Frank Lampard and Pep Guardiola are two of the finest examples of this. Here are five of the best players that became coaches. There are, of course, many, many examples of this, so if you'd think one of the following should be replaced by a manager of your choice, then let me know on the comments section. 1. Johann Cruyff Dutch legend Johann Cruyff is considered among the best players to have ever graced