Legends

World Cup Legends

When the World Cup comes around every 4 years it brings to the fore once again some of the greatest World Cup legends that ever lived and we have put together a short profile on some of these World Cup hero, we hope you enjoy going through the background of these football greats.

Booby Moore

Goes down in England's World Cup history for lifting the World Cup in the 1966 World Cup at Wembley stadium. One of the best defenders the game has ever produced.

Booby Moore Profile

Eusebio

In the 60's Eusebio was the complete player and he stared in the 1966 World Cup in England for Portugal. In the 1966 World Cup he scored a total of 9 goals in 6 games.

Eusebio Profile

Franz Beckenbauer

Beckenbauer played in three World Cup tournaments and was a model for all that is good about German football. Beckenbauer is the only man to have captained and coached a World Cup winning team.

Franz Beckenbauer

Maradona

This Argentina World Cup legend came to the fore in the 1980's where he took over the mantle as the new king from Pele. Will always be a cheating little bastard in English eyes though!

Maradona Profile

Pele

Without doubt Pele is the number 1 World Cup legend and is the most famous footballer ever. He played in four World Cups and he was a World Cup winner three times

Pele Profile