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The 20 Richest Footballers in the World

Football is a very lucrative sport that is played in over 200 countries worldwide. With more than 250 million people playing this sport, football is also one of the most watched sports nowadays. Given its popularity, there’s no doubt that many footballers were able to snatch millions of dollar worth of contracts with some sports […]

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Little known football statistics

📊📊There were nine passes in the build up to Carlos Alberto Torres’ goal against Italy in the 1970 World Cup final – this remains the most in the build-up to a goal in a World Cup final since 1966. 📊📊Brazil’s Jairzinho completed 47 dribbles at the 1970 World Cup – since 1966, only Diego Maradona […]

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Football’s 10 biggest ‘losers’

1. Javier Mascherano So, yes, Mascherano might have won 20 major honours in his career, but he also represents a generation of frustration for his country and he won’t be the last Argentine on the list. The long-time Barcelona player has lost a staggering 11 finals – one more than Lionel Messi, by the way […]