21st Century Football Players
Find out more about the greatest 21st Century Football Players, including Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Zlatan Ibrahimović, Jamie Vardy and Tom Brady.
Cristiano RonaldoCristiano Ronaldo
05 February 1985, Portuguese
Football Player
Lionel MessiLionel Messi
24 June 1987, Argentinian
Football Player

NeymarNeymar
05 February 1992, Brazilian
Footballer

Matthijs de LigtMatthijs de Ligt
12 August 1999, Dutch
Football Player

Romelu LukakuRomelu Lukaku
13 May 1993, Belgian
Football Player

Diego MaradonaDiego Maradona
30 October 1960, Argentinian
Argentine footballer
Mohamed SalahMohamed Salah
15 June 1992, Egyptian
Footballer

Wayne RooneyWayne Rooney
24 October 1985, British
 

Kylian MbappéKylian Mbappé
20 December 1998, French
Footballer

David BeckhamDavid Beckham
02 May 1975, British
Former English Footballer
Raheem SterlingRaheem Sterling
08 December 1994, British
Footballer

Frank LampardFrank Lampard
20 June 1978, British
Footballer
Eden HazardEden Hazard
07 January 1991, Belgian
Footballer

Philippe CoutinhoPhilippe Coutinho
12 June 1992, Brazilian
Footballer

Mario BalotelliMario Balotelli
12 August 1990, Italian
Footballer
Sadio ManéSadio Mané
10 April 1992, Senegalese
Footballer

Sergio AgüeroSergio Agüero
02 June 1988, Argentinian
Footballer
Carli LloydCarli Lloyd
16 July 1982, American
Football Player

Pierre-Emerick AubameyangPierre-Emerick Aubameyang
18 June 1989, Gabonese
Footballer

Jürgen KloppJürgen Klopp
16 June 1967, German
Football Manager
Jamie VardyJamie Vardy
11 January 1987, British
Footballer

Pep GuardiolaPep Guardiola
18 January 1971, Spanish
Former Footballer, Football Manager
Harry KaneHarry Kane
28 July 1993, British
Footballer

RonaldinhoRonaldinho
21 March 1980, Brazilian
Footballer

Antoine GriezmannAntoine Griezmann
21 March 1991, French
Footballer

Paul PogbaPaul Pogba
15 March 1993, French
Footballer
Paulo DybalaPaulo Dybala
15 November 1993, Argentinian, Italian, Polish
Football Player
Sergio RamosSergio Ramos
30 March 1986, Spanish
Footballer

Abby WambachAbby Wambach
02 June 1980, American
Soccer Player

Ole Gunnar SolskjærOle Gunnar Solskjær
26 February 1973, Norwegian
Football Manager

Zinedine ZidaneZinedine Zidane
23 June 1972, French
Football Player
Thierry HenryThierry Henry
17 August 1977, French
Former French Footballer

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Gianluigi BuffonGianluigi Buffon
28 January 1978, Italian
Footballer

Roberto FirminoRoberto Firmino
02 October 1991, Brazilian
Footballer

Carlos VelaCarlos Vela
01 March 1989, Spanish, Mexican
Footballer

Gareth BaleGareth Bale
16 July 1989, British
Footballer
Jesse LingardJesse Lingard
15 December 1992, British
Footballer

Daniel SturridgeDaniel Sturridge
01 September 1989, British
Football Player
Gerard PiquéGerard Piqué
02 February 1987, Spanish
Football Player

Carlos TevezCarlos Tevez
05 February 1984, Argentinian
Football Player

Fernando TorresFernando Torres
20 March 1984, Spanish
Footballer
Steven GerrardSteven Gerrard
30 May 1980, British
Football Player

Alex FergusonAlex Ferguson
31 December 1941, Scottish
Former Manager of Manchester United
Kevin De Bruyne Kevin De Bruyne
28 June 1991, Belgian
Footballer

Peter CrouchPeter Crouch
30 January 1981, British
Footballer

Karim BenzemaKarim Benzema
19 December 1987, Algerian
Footballer

Christian EriksenChristian Eriksen
14 February 1992, Danish
Football Player

Cesc FàbregasCesc Fàbregas
04 May 1987, Spanish
Footballer
HulkHulk
25 July 1986, Brazilian
Footballer

Marcus RashfordMarcus Rashford
31 October 1997, British
Footballer

Robert LewandowskiRobert Lewandowski
21 August 1988, Polish
Footballer

Anthony MartialAnthony Martial
05 December 1995, French
Football Player
KakáKaká
22 April 1982, Brazilian
Footballer

Alan ShearerAlan Shearer
13 August 1970, British
Football Player
Ross BarkleyRoss Barkley
05 December 1993, British
Footballer

Gary LinekerGary Lineker
30 November 1960, British
Footballer

Arjen RobbenArjen Robben
23 January 1984, Dutch
Dutch Footballer
Eric CantonaEric Cantona
24 May 1966, French
Actor & Football Player

Alex Oxlade-ChamberlainAlex Oxlade-Chamberlain
15 August 1993, British
Footballer
Henrikh MkhitaryanHenrikh Mkhitaryan
21 January 1989, Armenian
Football Player

Christen PressChristen Press
29 December 1988, American
Soccer Player

Mauro IcardiMauro Icardi
19 February 1993, Argentinian, Italian
Footballer
David SilvaDavid Silva
08 January 1986, Spanish
Footballer

Olivier GiroudOlivier Giroud
30 September 1986, French
Footballer
David de GeaDavid de Gea
07 November 1990, Spanish
Footballer

Ryan GiggsRyan Giggs
29 November 1973, Welsh
Footballer

George WeahGeorge Weah
1966 AD, Liberian
25th President of Liberia

Arsène WengerArsène Wenger
22 October 1949, French
Football Manager
Javier HernándezJavier Hernández
01 June 1988, Mexican
Footballer
Leroy SanéLeroy Sané
11 January 1996, German, French
Footballer

Andrés IniestaAndrés Iniesta
11 May 1984, Spanish
Footballer

Emiliano SalaEmiliano Sala
31 October 1990, Argentinian, Italian
Footballer

Vinnie JonesVinnie Jones
05 January 1965, British
Actor, Former Pro Footballer
Dele AlliDele Alli
11 April 1996, British
Footballer

XaviXavi
25 January 1980, Spanish
Footballer

Alexandre LacazetteAlexandre Lacazette
28 May 1991, French
Footballer

Kevin-Prince BoatengKevin-Prince Boateng
06 March 1987, German, Ghanaian
Football Player

Freddy AduFreddy Adu
02 June 1989, Ghanaian
Soccer Player
Edinson CavaniEdinson Cavani
14 February 1987, Uruguayan
Footballer

Massimiliano AllegriMassimiliano Allegri
11 August 1967, Italian
Italian Football Manager
RobinhoRobinho
25 January 1984, Brazilian
Footballer

Manuel Neuer Manuel Neuer
27 March 1986, German
Football Player

Diego CostaDiego Costa
07 October 1988, Spanish
Footballer
RomárioRomário
29 January 1966, Brazilian
Former Brazilian Football Star

Joe HartJoe Hart
19 April 1987, British
Footballer
Paul ScholesPaul Scholes
16 November 1974, British
Footballer

Toni KroosToni Kroos
04 January 1990, German
Footballer

Adebayo AkinfenwaAdebayo Akinfenwa
10 May 1982, British
Footballer

Carlo AncelottiCarlo Ancelotti
10 June 1959, Italian
Footballer
Tahith ChongTahith Chong
04 December 1999, Dutch
Footballer

Marco ReusMarco Reus
31 May 1989, German
Footballer
Thomas MüllerThomas Müller
13 September 1989, German
Footballer

Keylor NavasKeylor Navas
15 December 1986, Costa Rican, Spanish
Footballer
Andrea PirloAndrea Pirlo
19 May 1979, Italian
Italian footballer

Phillip CocuPhillip Cocu
29 October 1970, Dutch
Football Player, Football Manager
Keisuke HondaKeisuke Honda
13 June 1986, Japanese
Footballer