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25 passes and a strike - that's what it took for Argentina to score one of the great #WorldCup goals in 2006 against Serbia and Montenegro!
Do you remember Esteban Cambiasso's strike in Gelsenkirchen
O Rei Pelé lifted the #WorldCup no fewer than three times for the Confederação Brasileira de Futebol - in 1️⃣️9️⃣️5️⃣️8️⃣, ️1️⃣️9️⃣️6️⃣️2️⃣ and ️1️⃣️9️⃣️7️⃣️0️⃣️. We take a look back at his unique achievement here:
"You have to be ready when you're chosen to go on and accept it when you're not. Otherwise, you're not a good team player. It's important to understand your role."
"On doit être prêt quand on est choisi et l'accepter quand on ne l'est pas. Sinon, on n’est pas un bon soldat. C'est important de bien connaître son rôle."
Read FIFA.com's exclusive interview with one of the unsung heroes from France 1998, Alain Boghossian ️
“The pressure was to qualify for the World Cup. Of course, someone can now say ‘ok, we’ve qualified, that’s it’. But for me it’s not like that, we want to make history, achieve something different. In my head the pressure is to achieve something different from what we have done. Not just going there, three games and thank you very much. That doesn’t go through my head.”
- Mohamed Salah (Quote: MARCA)