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6 Famous Footballers Who Retired From Football At The Early Age

1. Hidetoshi Nakata (Retired at the age of 29) Hidetoshi Nakata is a former Japanese professional footballer who last played as a midfielder for club and country. He started his professional career at the age of 18 in 1995 at Bellmare Hiratsuka. After playing for Bellmare for 3 seasons, the Japanese international went ahead and played for clubs like Perugia, Roma, Fiorentina and more.

  2 months ago ago
6 Famous Footballers Who Retired From Football At The Early Age

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Find Out Two Achievements Yakubu Aiyegbeni Has Over Ronaldo And Messi In The UCL

Nigerian legendary footballer Yakubu Aiyegbeni was an excellent footballer in his prime. He played in the Premier League and was nicknamed "The Yak" which was a reference to his name. The former striker who is presently 38 years old made a reputation for himself as an excellent striker before his infamous miss for the Nigerian National team.

  2 months ago ago
Find Out Two Achievements Yakubu Aiyegbeni Has Over Ronaldo And Messi In The UCL

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5 Best Netherlands Players Of All Time (Ranked)

5. Johan Cruyff Hendrik Johannes Cruijff, widely known as Johan Cruyff, is first on this list, he is a retired Dutch player and a current coach. Hendrik is recollected for the time he spent playing for Ajax and Barcelona, he was one of the best European strikers back in the day.

  1 month ago ago
5 Best Netherlands Players Of All Time (Ranked)

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6 Footballers Whose Careers Were Cut Short By Injuries

Some Footballers would have gone on to become football legends, but unfortunately they succumbed to the destructive power of injuries. Here, we list six Footballers whose careers were ravaged by injuries Marco Van Basten: 280 games - 236 goals for Ajax and Milan in his club career.

  2 months ago ago
6 Footballers Whose Careers Were Cut Short By Injuries

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"Those Who Compare Him To Ronaldo Know Nothing About Football" - Van Basten Lauds Intelligent Player

The recurring question of who is the best football player in the world at the moment, continues to generate reaction from many people. It is in this same vein that the living legend of Netherlands, Van Basten has decided between the two current favourites. The rivalry between the two best players in football at present, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, has always cause an unending debate.

  3 months ago ago

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Thirteen Football Players Who Retired Too Early From The Game.

Every player's dream is for their careers to be long and successful, with the average lifespan of a footballer's career said to be between the ages of 33 to 37 years. However, sometimes some events happen beyond the control of a player that may force them to retire prematurely from the game.

  4 months ago ago
Thirteen Football Players Who Retired Too Early From The Game.

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4 players who wore the same squad number for three or more teams

Some footballers take their squad number selections seriously. They ask that specific numbers be assigned to them for one reason or the other. Some of the players choose specific numbers because they feel it's their lucky charm. Below is a researched list of players who stuck with the same squad number for most of their career.

  3 months ago ago
4 players who wore the same squad number for three or more teams

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Latest Chelsea news: Updates on Ziyech, Haaland, Abraham, Azplicueta, Sule and others

Lets take a look at the Latest Chelsea football news Van Basten urges Ziyech to leave Dutch legend Marco Van Basten has urged winger Hakim Ziyech to leave Chelsea.Ziyech has struggled for regular starting Berth under Thomas Tuchel despite his form improving jn recent weeks.And two time ballon d'or winner Van Basten has now urged Ziyech to leave the club in search for more gametime with the former AC Milan stating that Thomas Tuchel is the wrong coach for the Moroccan.

  7 months ago ago
Latest Chelsea news: Updates on Ziyech, Haaland, Abraham, Azplicueta, Sule and others

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Haller, Messi, Lewandowski & Other Players Who Scored Four Or More Goals In A Champions League Match

From every observation, Sebastien Haller enjoyed the best night of his career on his first Champion League debut for this season. However, Playing in his first-ever Champions League game, the Ivorian netted four times in Ajax's 5-1 victory over Sporting Lisbon, as he became the first player to score four on his Champions League debut since Marco van Basten in 1992.

  2 months ago ago
Haller, Messi, Lewandowski & Other Players Who Scored Four Or More Goals In A Champions League Match

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EURO2020: Check Out The Euros Championship Kits And Winners From 1984-2016.

The continental football competition which is played by the European nation has seen some deserving nations go home with the prestigious European trophy, which has always been entertaining. Here in this article is a list of your favourite European nation to win the trophy with their kits from 1984-2016.

  6 months ago ago
EURO2020: Check Out The Euros Championship Kits And Winners From 1984-2016.

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Barcelona summer transfer target nets again in his side's 3-0 win over Georgia

Barcelona transfer target and Olympique Lyonnaise football club of France forward, Memphis Depay was yet again in action today for his country, Netherlands in an international friendlies against Georgia. The prolific and versatile forward was spectacular in his team's last game against Scotland where they played out a two all draw at full time been the hero of the day, as he netted a brace to rescued his team from suffering a defeat.

  6 months ago ago
Barcelona summer transfer target nets again in his side's 3-0 win over Georgia

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Opinion: Going By His Record, Here Is Why Wijnaldum Was The Most Disrespected Player In Liverpool.

Former Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum, has scored his 24th and 25th goals tonight for the Netherlands in his 78th appearance, surpassing Dutch legend, Marco van Basten and Dirk Kuyt (both are at 24 goals) and equalling Rafael van der Vaart. Also, this is his 17th goal in his last 28 games for the Netherlands, Wijnaldum now has 23 goals and assists in his last 28 appearances for his National team.

  5 months ago ago
Opinion: Going By His Record, Here Is Why Wijnaldum Was The Most Disrespected Player In Liverpool.

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4 Records Sebastian Haller Set After Scoring Four Goals On His UEFA Champions League Debut

27 year-old Ajax forward, Sébastien Romain Teddy Haller, shocked the world with his incredible performance at the opening game of the UEFA Champions League between Ajax and Sporting CP, which ended 5-1. The Ivorian played for English Premier League side, Westham for a year, before deciding to change his club and nationality.

  2 months ago ago
4 Records Sebastian Haller Set After Scoring Four Goals On His UEFA Champions League Debut

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(Opinion) Why Marco Van Basten Should Be Regarded As The Greatest Number 9 Footballer

The thought of a number 9 footballer in football tends to get lots of people attention on a potential goalscorer. Here is why Marco Van Basten should be regarded as the greatest number 9 footballer ever. People have argued time and again about who the best ever number 9 in football is.

  4 months ago ago
(Opinion) Why Marco Van Basten Should Be Regarded As The Greatest Number 9 Footballer

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Dutch Legend Hits Out At Chelsea Manager Thomas Tuchel

Marco van Basten has blasted Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel for the mistreatment of Hakim Ziyech.The Dutch legend claims the German manager is biased towards Timo Werner and plays Hakim Ziyech out of position.,Hakim Ziyech has found it challenging to get into the Chelsea starting XI since the arrival of Thomas Tuchel.

  7 months ago ago
Dutch Legend Hits Out At Chelsea Manager Thomas Tuchel

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“Haaland better than Marco Van Basten at 20”- Vieri

Retired Italy international Christian Vieri has showered praises on Norway and Borussia Dortmund young striker Erling Haaland, claiming: ‘Not even Marco van Basten was that good at the age of 20.’ The former Inter and Milan striker is highly impressed by the Norwegian, who turned 21 in July and bagged 41 goals in 41 appearances for Borussia Dortmund last season.

  2 months ago ago
“Haaland better than Marco Van Basten at 20”- Vieri

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"Not that good" - Man Utd Midfielder Slammed by Dutch Legend

Manchester United midfielder Van De Beek has been Criticised and slammed by Dutch legend Marco Van Basten for moving to Manchester United Claiming that he is not that good enough. Van De Beek who is a product of the famous Ajax academy system which also produced the likes of De Ligt and De Jong played and starred for Ajax in their run-in to the champions league semi-finals in 2018 and gathered interest from top clubs in Europe.

  2 months ago ago

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African Striker equals Marco Van Basten record in Ajax win

The most exciting football league in the world, the UEFA Champions League has returned in full force and in it's first day, we have seen a lot of drama. But that's why it's exciting, isn't it? Nowadays, it is like records keep getting broken everyday in football.

  2 months ago ago
African Striker equals Marco Van Basten record in Ajax  win

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The Five Players With The Most Ballon d’Or Wins

It is official: Lionel Messi is in a world of his own.The Barcelona star topped the Ballon d'Or winners list after claiming claimed his sixth award in 2019, beating Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk and long term rival Cristiano Ronaldo to scoop the accolade. If anyone had any doubts on whether Messi is the greatest player of all-time, that question has now been answered.

  3 months ago ago
The Five Players With The Most Ballon d’Or Wins

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Check out what Dutch Legend said about scraping the offside Rule from football

Dutch Legend Marco Van basten has proposed to get rid of the offside rule from football, claiming it would be much better to play the sport henceforth without the famous rule.

  8 months ago ago
Check out what Dutch Legend said about scraping the offside Rule from football