1.Christiano Ronaldo

Christiano was born on 5th February 1985 in Madeira Portugal. He is a proficient and winner of three consecutive Golden Ball of the year. The footballer is well known for his unbeaten world records in football history, having played for homeland team Portugal, Manchester United football club and his current football club Real Madrid.

Christiano is the most expensive player; he was signed by Manchester United in 2003 at 12Miliion pounds. He emerged a Star Performer of FA in 2004, scoring three goals in the finals of the championship. In 2009, Real Madrid signed a deal with Manchester United for the transfer of Christiano Ronaldo for a record of 131 Million Dollars.

At the age of 16, Christiano signed a deal with Sporting Portugal and contested against Manchester United at the same age. His talent and skills impressed the management team of Manchester United  and joined the club. His first debut in Manchester United, Christiano scored three goals in the FA Cup finals, leading his club towards championship winners. Within his five year contract in the club, Manchester United won three Premier league tittles. In 2009, Real Madrid signed a deal with Manchester United for Christiano Ronaldo, paying 131Milion Dollars to Manchester United for buying the service of Christiano Ronaldo, who was also interested in the deal. From 2009 to date, Christiano Ronaldo set lots of records for his current club. With his presence in the club, Real Madrid has won UEFA Championship League, La Liga and other many cups.  He has also secured a number of awards including The Golden Boot, UEFA Player of the year and the Balloon d’ Or award. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.Lionel  Messi

Lionel Messi was born on 24th June 1987 in Central Argentina. At the age of 13, he relocated to Spain to join FC Barcelona. Messi had his competitive debut at  the age of 17 in October 2004. In 2007, he finished as a finalist for both Balloon d’ Or and FIFA World player of the year Award, a feat he repeated in the following year. In 2008-09 La Liga season, he helped Barcelona to achieve the first treble in Spanish Football.  At 22 years old, Messi won the Balloon d’ Or and FIFA World Player of the year Award by record voting margins. In three consecutive seasons, Messi has won three consecutive FIFA Balloon d’ Or including an unprecedented fourth. His personal best campaign to date was the 2011-12 Season, when he set La Liga and Europeans records for most goals scored in a single season, establishing himself. Moreover, Messi has been the Barcelonan all time goal scorer in both La Liga and the Champions League in November 2014 and he led Barcelona to a historic second treble.

At the national team; Messi has also been all time leading goal scorer. At the youth level, he won the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship, finishing the tournament with the Golden Ball and Golden Shoe and an Olympic Gold Medal in 2008 Summer Olympics. His senior debut, was in August 2005. Messi was the youngest Argentine to play and score in FIFA World Cup 2006In 2007, he led his national team to Copa America, where he emerged as the youngest player of the tournament. Basing on his successive football progress, he become the national team squad’s captain from August 2011, leading Argentina to three consecutive finals; The 2014 World Cup, where he won the Golden ball and 2015 and 2016 Copa America.

                                   

3. Manuel Neur

Neur is a Germany citizen born on 27th March 1986 in Gelsenkirchen. He is currently the Goalkeeper of Bayern Munich. He started his football career in 1991, when he joined the Youth System of Schalke 04. He had a promising start as it could be seen by his regular field appearances and his coach gave him the chance during matches. Between 1991 and 2005, the German goalkeeper, attended the club academy and thereafter receiving an offer to sign a professional contract. In 2005, Neur signed his first contract  with Schalke 04. Moments later, Neur became the first goalkeeper in the Club. With his presence in the club, it appeared that in every single club’s match, he helped his team on the way, not only to win the UEFA Cup, but also to the UEFA Championship League. Between 2005 and 2011, Neur was the club main goalkeeper with 197 appearances.

Neur, showed high performances with the Germany national football team. He later became the number one, candidate for the main first goalkeeper of Bayern Munich. He was eager and embarked on his new career by joining Bayern Munich that always vies for the champion tittle and competes in the Champions League.

In summer 2011, Neur, signed a five year professional contract with Bayern Munich. From 2006 to 2009, he had made 20 appearances for the Germany national team U20 football team. In 2009, he was made the first goalkeeper of the German National Team.

4. Arjen Robben  

Robben was born Netherlands. He currently plays in the  German club, Bayern Munich. He is also the captain of his home national team, Netherlands. With his impressive performance he has took part in various tournaments including UEFA European Championships in 2004, ’08 and ’12. Robben perfectly plays forward as the left or right winger. The footballer is popularly  known for his speed, crossing ability, dribbling skills and accurate left foot long distance shots from the right wing.

He also played for Chelsea football club, helping the club to bring home two consecutive premier League tittles. He was hailed as the FA Premier League Player of the month in November 2005. After his third season in the premier league, he exited to the Spanish Real Madrid. On August 2009, Robben transferred to Bayern Munich. On his first debut in Germany, he scored two goals and at the end of his first season, he won the League tittle.

The footballer won his 5th league tittle within his first eight years. He scored  the winning goal in the 2013 UEFA Champions League finals. He was hailed as the footballer of the year in Germany, within his first season in Bayern Munich. In 2014, the Guardian ranked Arjen Robben as the fourth best footballer in the world.

 

5. Luiz Suarez

Suarez is a Uruguayan International football player, born on 24th January 1987.

He currently plays for Spanish giants FC Barcelona. In 2013, he emerged as the European top Scorer and the Golden Boot winner. The Dutch player, has previously played for Ajax and Liverpool football clubs. Suarez has a record of been one of the best striker in the World.

At the age of 14, he joined local side National youth team. He demonstrated a remarkable impact, helping the team to win The Uruguayan League Tittle, with himself scoring 10goals in 27 games. Suarez thereafter moved to Greningen after a deal sign of $800,000. In 2007, Ajax offered 27.5 Million for the Dutch footballer. In Ajax, he scored 111goals after making 159 appearances. He thereafter moved to Liverpool, for $22.8 Million Dollars, being the most expensive signing by then. At Liverpool, he won the European Golden Boot. Having set a good record in the English Premier League, a deal of $75Million was signed with Liverpool for his transfer. The Uruguayan footballer currently plays as one of the three forwards in FC Barcelona with Messi and Neymar.

His senior debut for the national team was on 8th February 2007. He has also played in the 2010 World Cup, helping his national team to reach the quarter finals.