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2000s All-Star: Best Football XI

Dream Team 7 min read

1990s All-Star: Best Football XI

Michael Laudrup, a Danish attacking midfielder who played for Real Madrid and Barcelona in the 1990s, was the man of the decade. We take a look at the best XI of the 1990s in this article. The recommended formation is 4-3-1-2.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 1584 Reads

Dream Team 7 min read

1990s All-Star: Best Football XI

Michael Laudrup, a Danish attacking midfielder who played for Real Madrid and Barcelona in the 1990s, was the man of the decade. We take a look at the best XI of the 1990s in this article. The recommended formation is 4-3-1-2.

Dream Team 7 min read

1980s All-Star: Best Football XI

Here we take a look at the best XI of the 1980s. The formation chosen is 4-3-2-1, a popular formation during that era.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 1978 Reads

Dream Team 7 min read

1980s All-Star: Best Football XI

Here we take a look at the best XI of the 1980s. The formation chosen is 4-3-2-1, a popular formation during that era.

Dream Team 7 min read

1960s All-Star: Best Football XI

Let's look at the best XI from the 1960s. The formation is 4-2-4, one of the most popular formations of that era. Players from all around the world, from Pele to George Best, demonstrated their skills and claimed the title of best.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 1272 Reads

Dream Team 7 min read

1960s All-Star: Best Football XI

Let's look at the best XI from the 1960s. The formation is 4-2-4, one of the most popular formations of that era. Players from all around the world, from Pele to George Best, demonstrated their skills and claimed the title of best.

Dream Team 6 min read

1950s All-Star: Best Football XI

Here we take a look at the best XI of the 1950s era. The formation is 3-2-5, a popular one in that era.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 861 Reads

Dream Team 6 min read

1950s All-Star: Best Football XI

Here we take a look at the best XI of the 1950s era. The formation is 3-2-5, a popular one in that era.

Dream Team 3 min read

1924-30 Uruguay: La Celeste’s Golden Era

The world's first true champions. Uruguay won the inaugural World Cup after dominating the international football scene for the preceding decade. Here take a look at the 1924 -30 Uruguay national football team.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 469 Reads

Dream Team 3 min read

1924-30 Uruguay: La Celeste’s Golden Era

The world's first true champions. Uruguay won the inaugural World Cup after dominating the international football scene for the preceding decade. Here take a look at the 1924 -30 Uruguay national football team.

Dream Team 6 min read

1930s All-Star: Best Football XI

In this article, we look at the best football XI of the 1930S. The formation is 2-3-5, a popular formation back then.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 1012 Reads

Dream Team 6 min read

1930s All-Star: Best Football XI

In this article, we look at the best football XI of the 1930S. The formation is 2-3-5, a popular formation back then.

Football 5 min read

Bobby Moore: Only English captain to lift an International Silverware

Bobby Moore was born in the Essex town of Barking. Moore joined West Ham United as a player in 1956 and progressed through their development system. He was the first footballer to win the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award in 1966.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 1136 Reads

Football 5 min read

Bobby Moore: Only English captain to lift an International Silverware

Bobby Moore was born in the Essex town of Barking. Moore joined West Ham United as a player in 1956 and progressed through their development system. He was the first footballer to win the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award in 1966.

Football 6 min read

Vittorio Pozzo: Only Manager to win the World Cup twice

Vittorio Pozzo, who is the only man to have guided his country to World Cup triumph twice as a manager. Vittorio Pozzo, the inventor of the Metodo tactical system, is regarded as one of the best managers of all time.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 1521 Reads

Football 6 min read

Vittorio Pozzo: Only Manager to win the World Cup twice

Vittorio Pozzo, who is the only man to have guided his country to World Cup triumph twice as a manager. Vittorio Pozzo, the inventor of the Metodo tactical system, is regarded as one of the best managers of all time.

Football 6 min read

Gabriel Batistuta: The Long-haired Unicorn

Batistuta was chosen to represent Argentina in the Copa América, which was held in Chile in 1991, and he concluded the tournament as the competition's highest scorer with six goals as Argentina romped to victory.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 752 Reads

Football 6 min read

Gabriel Batistuta: The Long-haired Unicorn

Batistuta was chosen to represent Argentina in the Copa América, which was held in Chile in 1991, and he concluded the tournament as the competition's highest scorer with six goals as Argentina romped to victory.

Football 4 min read

Franz Beckenbauer: Only defender to win the Ballon D’Or twice

In 1977, the German legend called the white Pele by German sports magazine Kicker joined the famed Brazilian at the New York Cosmos. He is the only defender to win the Ballon D’Or twice in the history of football.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 917 Reads

Football 4 min read

Franz Beckenbauer: Only defender to win the Ballon D’Or twice

In 1977, the German legend called the white Pele by German sports magazine Kicker joined the famed Brazilian at the New York Cosmos. He is the only defender to win the Ballon D’Or twice in the history of football.

Football 4 min read

Alfio Basile: The only man who coached both Maradona and Messi

Alfio Basile, nicknamed Coco, is an Argentine football coach and former player. Before becoming a manager, he played for Racing Club de Avellaneda and Huracán. He is the only man who coached both Maradona and Messi.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 1961 Reads

Football 4 min read

Alfio Basile: The only man who coached both Maradona and Messi

Alfio Basile, nicknamed Coco, is an Argentine football coach and former player. Before becoming a manager, he played for Racing Club de Avellaneda and Huracán. He is the only man who coached both Maradona and Messi.

Football 6 min read

Top 10 Italian football legends of all time

Italy is one of the most successful national teams in World Cup history, having won four titles and making appearances in two more finals. We look back at the top 10 Italian football legends of all time.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 797 Reads

Football 6 min read

Top 10 Italian football legends of all time

Italy is one of the most successful national teams in World Cup history, having won four titles and making appearances in two more finals. We look back at the top 10 Italian football legends of all time.

Football 6 min read

Top 10 English football legends of all time

Football is the most popular sport in England, where the first modern set of regulations for the game were formed in 1863. Here we take a look at the top 10 English football legends of all time.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 853 Reads

Football 6 min read

Top 10 English football legends of all time

Football is the most popular sport in England, where the first modern set of regulations for the game were formed in 1863. Here we take a look at the top 10 English football legends of all time.

Football 6 min read

Top 10 Argentina football legends of all time

Here we take a look at the top 10 Argentina football legends of all time. This list includes players who have retired and are not active.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 671 Reads

Football 6 min read

Top 10 Argentina football legends of all time

Here we take a look at the top 10 Argentina football legends of all time. This list includes players who have retired and are not active.

Football 7 min read

Top 10 Indian football legends of all time

Football is India's second most popular sport, after cricket, in terms of player involvement. Let’s take a look at the top 10 legends in Indian football. This list doesn’t include any active player.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 701 Reads

Football 7 min read

Top 10 Indian football legends of all time

Football is India's second most popular sport, after cricket, in terms of player involvement. Let’s take a look at the top 10 legends in Indian football. This list doesn’t include any active player.

Football 7 min read

Top 10 Brazil football legends of all time

Brazilian footballers have long been idolised, almost deified, as larger-than-life figures. Here we pick top 10 Brazil legends from the list of Brazilian heroes that seems to go on forever.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 516 Reads

Football 7 min read

Top 10 Brazil football legends of all time

Brazilian footballers have long been idolised, almost deified, as larger-than-life figures. Here we pick top 10 Brazil legends from the list of Brazilian heroes that seems to go on forever.

Football 6 min read

Top 10 German football legends of all time

Since the founding of the German Football Association in 1900, the country has gained immense prominence in the world of football. Here we take a look at the German football legends of all time.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 916 Reads

Football 6 min read

Top 10 German football legends of all time

Since the founding of the German Football Association in 1900, the country has gained immense prominence in the world of football. Here we take a look at the German football legends of all time.

Football 4 min read

Arthur Friedreich: The Original Black Pearl

Arthur Friedenreich, a man of mixed European and African-Brazilian ancestry, was Brazil's first footballing superstar; as the finest player of his generation. Take a look at his life story.

Abhishek Singh 05/16/2022 660 Reads

Football 4 min read

Arthur Friedreich: The Original Black Pearl

Arthur Friedenreich, a man of mixed European and African-Brazilian ancestry, was Brazil's first footballing superstar; as the finest player of his generation. Take a look at his life story.

Football 4 min read

Memorable performance of Petr Cech in the UCL 2012 finals

Remember Petr Cech's heroic penalty saves against Bayern Munich in 2012? The dexterous performance of the Czech international that night has come to represent one of the most exciting Champions League finals in recent history.

Debayan Bagchi 05/16/2022 1019 Reads

Football 4 min read

Memorable performance of Petr Cech in the UCL 2012 finals

Remember Petr Cech's heroic penalty saves against Bayern Munich in 2012? The dexterous performance of the Czech international that night has come to represent one of the most exciting Champions League finals in recent history.

Football 3 min read

Unknown facts about Gianluigi Buffon

Gianluigi Buffon is an Italian goalkeeper who currently represents Juventus in Serie A. He is generally regarded as one of the best goalkeepers of all time.

Debayan Bagchi 05/16/2022 626 Reads

Football 3 min read

Unknown facts about Gianluigi Buffon

Gianluigi Buffon is an Italian goalkeeper who currently represents Juventus in Serie A. He is generally regarded as one of the best goalkeepers of all time.

Football 3 min read

Interesting Facts about Diego Maradona

Diego Armando Maradona was born in the Argentine city of Buenos Aires on October 30, 1960. Maradona scored 34 goals in 91 games for Argentina and was a four-time World Cup winner.

Debayan Bagchi 05/16/2022 1229 Reads

Football 3 min read

Interesting Facts about Diego Maradona

Diego Armando Maradona was born in the Argentine city of Buenos Aires on October 30, 1960. Maradona scored 34 goals in 91 games for Argentina and was a four-time World Cup winner.

Football 2 min read

Interesting Facts about Paolo Maldini

Paolo Maldini is an ex-footballer from Italy who spent his entire career with A.C. Milan. With a career studded with trophies and accolades, here we take a look at some interesting facts about him.

Debayan Bagchi 05/16/2022 1343 Reads

Football 2 min read

Interesting Facts about Paolo Maldini

Paolo Maldini is an ex-footballer from Italy who spent his entire career with A.C. Milan. With a career studded with trophies and accolades, here we take a look at some interesting facts about him.

Football 3 min read

Interesting facts about Johan Cruyff

Johan Cruyff was a professional footballer and coach from the Netherlands. He won the Ballon d'Or three times as a player, in 1971, 1973, and 1974. Cruyff is regarded as being one of the greatest and most influential players in history.

Debayan Bagchi 05/16/2022 1196 Reads

Football 3 min read

Interesting facts about Johan Cruyff

Johan Cruyff was a professional footballer and coach from the Netherlands. He won the Ballon d'Or three times as a player, in 1971, 1973, and 1974. Cruyff is regarded as being one of the greatest and most influential players in history.

Football 3 min read

Interesting facts about Pele The Man, The Myth, The Legend

Pele the greatest footballer of all time has now been retired for 40 years, his achievements are still remembered today. We're delving deeper into Pele's life and unearthing several lesser-known truths.

Debayan Bagchi 05/16/2022 1292 Reads

Football 3 min read

Interesting facts about Pele The Man, The Myth, The Legend

Pele the greatest footballer of all time has now been retired for 40 years, his achievements are still remembered today. We're delving deeper into Pele's life and unearthing several lesser-known truths.