You are already well aware by the name of Soccer which is also commonly called as football. It is the most favorite sports of the globe and exists as a great physical game for the adolescents. Similarly, this game has enlisted many conquerors in history and still more and more competent players are making themselves very superior for the public. If we began counting the best players then we cannot precisely generate a confined or concise list because there are several football teams which are participating in the FIFA World Cup.
Top 10 Best Soccer Players of All Time Ever (Research-2017)
A great enthusiasm is seen among people regarding fantastic performance and leadership of such great players during the football season. Here is a list of top 10 best soccer players of all time.
10. Raul Gonzalez
List of best soccer players ever begins with Raul Gonzalez. He is a Spanish football player during his career. He won the title of the European football championship for the three times and since his popularity sprawled among the domestic football teams. He turned himself towards their leader and imparted training to various soccer clubs.
9. Michel Platini
Platini was the member of the magician group that consisted of those players whose skills were unmatchable in defending and blocking the attack. Michel Platini was put under consideration among French people when he won the European championship and became the top goal scorer.
8. Carlos Alberto Torres
The Alberto has the salient and promising feature regarding the momentum in the history. His masterpiece name was placed in the hall of fame in the National Soccer Hall of fame in the United States. He took Brazil to the new heights during FIFA World Cup 1970 against Italy and the goal he scored was the superb one. His all over achievements and abilities to play football makes him one of the best Brazilian soccer player of the history.
Ronaldo came after the Pele in the art of playing perfect soccer in the ground. The commentators described excellent remarks and views created more thrill and excitement when the ball came between the dodging feet of Ronaldo. He had performed an excellent performance in FIFA World Cup 1998 and 2002 for Brazil. Due to his magical appearance, he was often called as “The Phenomena”, the nick name he left in the audience and viewers.
6. Gerd Muller
The Gerd Muller was better to be said as the match winning striker rather than a superb footballer. He contained in himself the ability of sudden appearance with lethal action in a very short available time and distance but when he had gotten acquaintance with the situation then nothing could let him stop from his way to goal. His achievements include 68 goals in 62 international matches and 365 goals in 427 Bundesliga games.
5. Johann Cruyff
Here comes the Johann Cruyff accompanying the responsibilities of captain as well as coach for the Dutch. Basically, he was famous because of his rushing movement, rapidity, team spirit, and realizing the varying situation in the match. The art with which he played with the football was peculiar and quite unique in the sense of performance and gracefulness. He remained sticking with the title of European footballer of the year successively for three year and 10 league titles.
4. Franz Beckenbauer
The ultimate captain with multi-dimensional abilities consisting of multiple dodges, inter player ball pass and midfield defense made him supreme personality in the football stadium. He won the title of World champion in the year in 1974 and 1980. Moreover, the history has engraved his name in the title of European footballer of the year in 1972 and 1976 respectively. The German team has still possessed the proud of having such a marvelous player in the history of football.
3. Diego Maradona
Maradona was the legend of football history and everyone can witness his diddling ability emerging into an unbeatable sportsman. He had imparted many winning title to his team and thus being remembered as the football icon for Argentina. He had made two stunning goals against England which took him to the peak of fame and ever remembering sportsman. In his records, 3 leagues, 1 UEFA cup and a World Cup are included.
The goal scoring machine of Brazil was most commonly and affectionately called as the Black Pearl. During his splendid sports career, he scored 1280 goals with many winnings for his team. He had earned the titles of 5 Leagues as well as 2 Copa Libertadores. Surprisingly in 1999, he was nominated for the Athlete of the century awarded by the National Olympics Committees. Most of the football fans of our age have not seen Pele in football ground playing so it is really hard for us to rank him but it is no doubt that he is the greatest player of football.
1. Zinedine Zidane
Zinedine Zidane was a great sportsman during the times when people were fond of watching his artistic and dodging styles. Words and descriptions can never admire the talents and skills of Zidane. He uplifted his team after winning the FIFA World Cup 1998 by defeating Brazil after a sizzling match. Zidane remained the FIFA World Player of the Year for three times. In this list, he is the best soccer player of all time.