Category Archives: My Favourite Player

My Favourite Legend: Diego Maradona

5 foot 5 and weighing anywhere between one hundred and forty and three hundred and fifty pounds*, the good thing about picking El Diego is that you don’t need to do any research before proclaiming him the greatest. His numbers … Continue reading

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My Favourite Legend: Zinedine Zidane

I don’t remember the first time I saw him, but I was young and he looked old. Until he got the ball at his feet. Then he was just incredible. I was a big fan of Italian football in my … Continue reading

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Legends of Football: Edgar Davids

“The Pitbull” or “the one man engine-room of the team” Edgar Davids was my first footballing legend. A no nonsense player who clearly showed his passion and pride for the shirt every time he walked on to the pitch. I … Continue reading

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Legends of football: Roberto Baggio

My “legend” is Roberto Baggio.  Although he may not grace the lists of greatest players such as Pele, Maradona, Zindane and Messi, he is my legend.  When you are a young football fanatic you worship certain players, players who ignite your imagination, players … Continue reading

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