The Greatest Soccer Players of All Time: Where are they from?

The Greatest Soccer Players of All Time: Where are they from?

Soccer is a team sport. There are 11 men on the field. However, certain players have always had the ability to consistently impose their will and literally take over games with their superior skill and ability. This quiz is about how well you know where those players are from. The match has started!


Mane Garincha

Bobby Charlton

George Best

Gerd Muller

Andres Iniesta

Roberto Baggio


Lionel Messi

Diego Maradona

Sandor Kocsis

Michel Platini


Cristiano Ronaldo?

Lothar Matthaus

Ferenc Puskas

David Beckham

Franz Beckenbauer

Paolo Maldini

Gianluigi Buffon

Johan Cruyff

Zinedine Zidane

Marco Van Basten

Hristo Stoichkov

Alfredo di Stefano

Ruud Gullit

Hugo Sanchez

Robbie Keane

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge


The Greatest Soccer Players of All Time: Where are they from?

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Dave Morrissey

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