Hey! Football lovers… want to have some updated and authentic information regarding your favorite players who have magnified their names in the history of football with their over the top performances? So, this one is to satisfy your thirst…..words till images, all are amalgamated to define your beloved players to an optimum extent.
Illustrious and Erudite Football Players
Fans look for numerous traits in a player. The taste varies from individual to individual so is their favorite football player. We have managed to incorporate six (06) famous football players in this first part of the blog post.
The unique feature of the post is that I’ll be discussing about the dual identities of these six players. Hey wait! I am not going to unveil any controversy related to identities of the players. The dual identity points out towards the logos that these players carry as a club player and the identity (logo) as a national player.
Let’s begin with the glorious and inspirational journeys of these SIX players…
Lionel Andres Messi was born on 24 June 1987 in Rosario, Argentina. This 5 ft 7 inches tall man plays as a forward. His zodiac sign is Cancer. This audacious player started his struggle towards a successful future as a footballer at a very small age of five (05). He had suffered from a Growth Deficiency Syndrome which was cured through proper medication.
Messi belongs to Barcelona football Club and plays for Argentina on a national level. He made his official debut as a player of Barcelona on 16 Nov, 2003 against Jose Mourinho’s Porto and the first debut match as national player of Argentina was against Paraguay in June 2004. His style of playing is thought of being similar to Diego Maradona (one of the greatest football players of all times).
In 2009, Messi won two international awards including FIFA WORLD PLAYER OF THE YEAR and EUROPEAN FOOTBALLER OF THE YEAR.
Logos Carried by Lionel Messi:
Cristiano Ronaldo was born on 5th February 1985 in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal. His full name is Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro. His zodiac sign is Aquarius. This Portuguese national player plays as a Winger/ forward in the team. One major event of his career is his shift from Manchester United to Real Madrid. What do you all think has this shift proved to be beneficial for him? Hey folks! Please stick to your honest opinions…
Ronaldo’s debut match as a player of Manchester United was against Bolton Wanderers while as a player of Real Madrid, he played his debut match on 21st July 2009 against Shamrock Rovers F.C.
Logos Carried by Cristiano Ronaldo:
Wayne Mark Rooney, an English player was born on 24 Oct 1985 in Croxteth, Liverpool, England which makes him a Scorpion. This 5 ft 10 inches tall hero is currently a player of Manchester United. His debut match with Manchester United was on 28 September 2004 and his debut match as a national player of England was against Australia in 2003 and was the youngest player to play for England at that time. He plays as a forward.
Rooney married to Coleen Rooney on 12 June 2008. He has endorsed many renowned brands like Nike, Nokia and Coca Cola. Rooney won FIFA CLUB WORLD CUP GOLDEN BALL in 2008 and became ENGLAND PLAYER OF THE YEAR FOR 2008 and 2009.
Logos Carried by Wayne Rooney:
Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite, commonly known as KAKA is a Brazilian player born on 22 April 1982. His zodiac sign is Taurus. This phenomenal attacking midfielder is 6ft 1 inch tall and currently belongs to Real Madrid. Kaka’ started his career at the age of eight (08). With all the glory, he entered to Real Madrid in 2009.
Kaka married to his childhood friend Caroline Celico on 23 December 2005. The name Kaka came from his younger brother named Digao. He used to call him Caca because of his inability to call Ricardo and it turned to Kaka in later years.
Kaka won FIFA WORLD PLAYER OF THE YEAR in 2007 and FIFA WORLD CUP TOP ASSISTER in 2010. Kaka became the youngest ambassador for the UNITED NATIONS’ WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME in 2004.
Logos Carried by Kaka:
Fernando Jose Torres Sanz, a Spanish player was born 20 March 1984 in Fuenlabrada, Spain that comes under the zodiac sign called as Pisces. This striker, who is 6 ft 1 in tall, plays for Liverpool since 2007. As a player of Liverpool, he made his debut against Aston Villa.
Torres married Olalla Dominguez Liste in 2009. He enjoyed the victory of FIFA WORLD CUP 2010 without himself scoring any goal.
Logos Carried by Fernando Torres:
Born on 11th March 1978, Didier Yves Drogba Tebily an Ivorian Striker of 6 ft 2 inches height. His zodiac sign is Pisces. He joined Chelsea in 2004. In his first season with Chelsea, he scored 16 goals in 40 games.
Drogba has a Muslim wife and three Children. He has been named as one of the “World’s 100 most influential people” by time Magazine. Drogba runs a charity foundation named as “Didier Drogba Foundation”
THE CRAZIEST ACT OF A FAN:
I am a huge fan of Lionel Messi. His fight against Growth Deficiency Syndrome and rising to such a peak of success is all an inspiration for others. The craziest of all the things that I did to express my love for Messi is a tattoo of his name in bold letters that I have on my arm for the last two years.
By the way, who is your favorite football player? Is he included on our list? Did you do any craziest kind of a thing for your favorite player? If yes, then what’s the reason behind that?