days, players | Didi
A dead-ball specialist, the Confederação Brasileira de Futebol midfielder played at the 1954 FIFA World Cup and won it in 1958 and 1962. He was named player of the tournament in 1958 for the way he dictated the game.
days, players | Lothar Matthäus
The Germany Football Team - Die Mannschaft legend made 25 appearances at the FIFA World Cup, an all-time record. He played in every edition between 1982 and 1998, captaining his team to victory in the 1990 World Cup.
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“It is hard to look beyond the World Cup, the biggest sporting event in the world. It is the one competition everybody dreams of winning. Obviously I understand you’ve got the UEFA Champions League and Premier League – so many big competitions – every season. But, for me, I don’t think it gets much bigger than the World Cup. I would love to win everything with Tottenham but, for me personally, the World Cup outweighs them all.”
- Harry Kane
Can the England football team captain lead his team to FIFA World Cup glory