10. ROBERTO BAGGIO
Roberto Baggio is an Italian former professional footballer who mainly played as a second striker or as an attacking midfielder. He was born on 18 February 1967 in Caldogno, Italy. In 2002, Baggio became the first Italian player in over 50 years to score more than 300 career goals.
9. MICHEL PLATINI
Michel Platini is a French former football player, manager and administrator. He was born on 21 June 1955 in Jœuf, France. He was the top scorer and best player and reached the semi-finals of the 1982 and 1986 World Cups. He won the Ballon d'Or three times in 1983, 1984 and 1985.
8. JOHAN CRUYFF
Johan Cruyff was a Dutch professional football player and coach. He was born on 25 April 1947 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. He is considered as one of the most influential figures in football history. He was chosen on the World Team of the 20th Century in 1998 and in the FIFA World Cup Dream Team in 2002.
7. ALFREDO DI STEFANO
Alfredo Di Stefano was an Argentine professional footballer and coach. He was born on 4 July 1926 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He scored 216 league goals in 262 games for Real. He scored in five consecutive European Cup finals for Real Madrid between 1956 and 1960.
6. RONALDO NAZARIO
Ronaldo Nazario is a Brazilian former professional footballer who played as a striker. He was born on 18 September 1976 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He is the second-highest goalscorer for his national team and played for Brazil in 98 matches, scoring 62 goals. At the 1998 FIFA World Cup, he received the Golden Ball for player of the tournament.
5. ZINEDINE ZIDANE
Zinedine Zidane is a French former professional football player who played as an attacking midfielder. He was born on 23 June 1972 in La Castellane, Marseille, Southern France. He was named the best European footballer of the past 50 years in the UEFA Golden Jubilee Poll. He received the Golden Ball for Player of the Tournament at the 2006 World Cup.
4. LIONEL MESSI
Lionel Messi is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward and captains both Spanish club Barcelona and the Argentina national team. He was born on 24 June 1987 in Rosario, Argentina. He has scored over 700 senior career goals for club and country. He was ranked the world's highest-paid athlete by Forbes in 2019.
3. DIEGO MARADONA
Diego Maradona is an Argentine football manager and retired professional footballer. He was born on 30 October 1960 at the Policlínico (Polyclinic) Evita Hospital in Lanús, Buenos Aires Province. He was one of the two joint winners of the FIFA Player of the 20th Century award. In his international career with Argentina, he earned 91 caps and scored 34 goals.
2. CRISTIANO RONALDO
Cristiano Ronaldo is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a forward for Serie A club Juventus and captains the Portugal national team. He was born on 5 February 1985 in São Pedro, Funchal, on the Portuguese island of Madeira. He has won 29 trophies in his career, including 6 league titles, 5 UEFA Champions Leagues. He holds the records for the most goals scored in the UEFA Champions League (128).
Pele is a Brazilian retired professional footballer. He was born on 23 October 1940 in Três Corações , Minas Gerais, Brazil. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. He is the most successful domestic league goal-scorer in football history scoring 650 goals in 694 League matches.