"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."
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days, players | Johan Cruyff
Although he won no international honours with the OnsOranje and only appeared at one FIFA #WorldCup, in 1974, when the Dutch reached the Final, he is nevertheless regarded as one of the most brilliant players of all time.
#OnThisDay in 1990, Fecafoot - Officiel surprised defending champion AFA - Selección Argentina in the first match of Italia ’90, kicking off a wonderful run to the quarter-finals of the FIFA World Cup.
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Thirty-four minutes were on the clock in Selección Nacional de México match against Bulgaria in 1986 when Manuel Negrete scored his legendary volley.
This sublime effort was recently voted the FIFA #WorldCup’s greatest ever goal by fans on our Facebook page! Do you agree