With the "Golden Ball" award this year canceled because of the influence of Covid-19 pandemic, France Football - founding magazine, this award - instead announced a super-figure of people Most in history. Journalists from 170 countries voted the names despite being in a 3-4-3 squad.
And on dawn 15/12 (Hanoi hour), France Football announced 11 most worthy names. These are all flake football characters, through many periods of king sports.
In the goal, Russian legend Lev Yashin is the one who is chosen. He was the only goalkeeper ever won the "Golden Ball" (in 1963), each 74 CSO was wearing an old Soviet team in the period 1954 - 1970.
In front of him was the trio of midfielder, with the presence of Cafu, Franz Beckenbauer and Paolo Maldini. Known as one of the greatest players of all time, Beckenbauer is the only defender with 2 times to win "golden balls", besides all the most noble titles with Germany and Bayern Munich.
Unlike Beckenbauer, Cafu and Maldini have never won the "golden ball", but are considered the best names in their position. Maldini has twice third in the race to win "golden balls" in 1994 and 2003.
In the middle of the yard is the participation of 4 names: Xavi, Lothar Matthaus, Pele and tried to legend Diego Maradona. Xavi has twice the World Cup and Euro champions with Spain, becoming one of the best midfielders in the early stages for Barcelona.
Meanwhile, Matthaus was chosen as a defensive midfielder. He won the "Golden Ball" in 1990, which was the indispensable brick of Germany and Bayern Munich, possessing the equivalent influence of Beckenbauer. The remaining two positions of Pele and Maradona are undisputed, because this is always considered the two best players of all time, even though they have never had the opportunity to improve this award.
On the merchant is the participation of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Ronaldo de Lima (fat checkered). The fact that Messi and Ronaldo named It was not controversial, when they created the incredible personal competition lasting for more than a decade. Messi has 6 times to win "golden balls", while Ronaldo's figure is 5.
Meanwhile, Ronaldo Nazario - the highest stone on public goods - is always considered one of the best strikers in the world every time with the nickname "alien".