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Lionel Messi Barcelona
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A multiyear winner of FIFA’s Player of the Year Award, Lionel Messi is generally considered
to be the best soccer player of all time. His ability to mesmerize defenders with a mix of
skill and pace is unmatched, and it often appears as though the ball is glued to his feet.
Messi led his home country, Argentina, to the 2014 World Cup final, losing 1-0 to
Germany, and to the finals of the 2015 and 2016 Copa Americas. A serial winner with his
club, the Barcelona star is versatile enough to play anywhere across the frontline.
Teams: Argentina, F.C. Barcelona
Team number: 10 (both teams)
Birthdate: June 24, 1987 More »
is the only player who soccer fans say could be considered Messi’s equal — if not superior.
Ronaldo is stronger and taller than the Argentine, and his goals-to-games ratio is similar.
In 2016, Ronaldo was named FIFA’s Player of the Year, his fourth such honor. In fact, he
and Messi have been the only two players to win that honor since 2007. Since joining Real
Madrid from Manchester United in 2009, Ronaldo has been a revelation, making the world-
record outlay of $131 million look less outrageous with every goal he scores. His famous
stopover is imitated in parks right across the world.
Teams: Portugal, Real Madrid
Team number: 7 (both teams)
Birthdate: Feb. 5, 1985 More »
Luis Suarez (Uruguay & Barcelona)
Luis Suarez Uruguay
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The Barcelona striker is not everyone’s cup of tea, but his ability is not up for debate. Luis
Suarez is a master at weaving his way into the penalty box, deadly in one-on-one
situations, and an excellent free-kick taker. His link-up play with teammates is of the
highest order, and he is a fighter who will always give 100 percent for the cause. A
penchant for conning referees remains his Achilles heel, but that did not stop Barcelona
from paying Liverpool $128.5 million for the player in July 2014. Suarez quickly helped
them to the treble.
Teams: Uruguay, F.C. Barcelona
Team number: 9 (both teams)
Birthdate: Jan. 24, 1987
Neymar Soccer Players
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Neymar has scored more goals than Messi and Ronaldo at the same stage of their careers
and has the capacity to be the very best once Messi’s career begins to wind down.
Alongside the Argentine and Suarez, he forms one of the best-attacking ?lineups in the
history of the sport. In 2016, Neymar was named the captain of Brazil’s soccer
team at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Teams: Brazil, F.C. Barcelona
Team number: 10 (Brazil), 11 (Barcelona)
Birthdate: Feb. 5, 1992 More »
Sergio Aguero Soccer Players
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A consummate finisher,
Sergio Aguero was part of Argentina’s run to the 2014 World Cup finals,
where they lost to Germany. Aguero has been key in the two title wins under Roberto
Mancini and Manuel Pellegrini, scoring that famous late winner against QPR in 2012 to seal
the Premier League. Quick, with an excellent first touch and ability to bringothers into
play, the Argentine has few weaknesses
and is arguably the best signing since Manchester City was taken
over by the Abu Dhabi United group in 2008.
Teams: Argentina, Manchester City F.C.
Team number: 11 (Argentina), 10 (Manchester)
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Birthdate: June 2, 1988
Manuel Neuer Soccer Players
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Hands down the best goalkeeper in the world, Manuel Neuer exudes confidence in everything he does. Bayern fans were not initially convinced when the club signed him
from Schalke in 2011, but few doubters inhabit the Allianz Arena these days. Neuer is
superb in one-on-one situations and capable of stunning reflex saves. He is also good
technically and boasts excellent distribution. Neuer led his German national team to the 2014 World Cup title over Argentina.
Teams: Germany, F.C. Bayern Munich
Team number: 1 (both teams)
Birthdate: March 27, 1986