Any list of world’s favourite football players cannot be complete unless one has mentioned names like David Beckham, Bobby Moore, Wayne Rooney, Peter Shilton, Billy Wright, Jimmy Greaves or even Rio Ferdinand. British footballing legends have left an unforgettable impression on the 120 yard pitch with their game tactics. Be it as a goal keeper, midfielder, forward player or defender, they have turned the game to become the most popular sport of the country. Though it may look all flashy and ostentatious from far-off, football players have to go through a lot under their belt to keep the ball going. Half of their skills and tactics wouldn’t mean anything if not for a sense of patriotism and team spirit. They have added a certain depth to the game which none other sport can boast of. Their commitment for the game, dedication, and natural humility have helped them reached the zenith in their careers. British players have an unending passion which is evident in their 70-minutes on field. Read this segment and find out more about the life of famous British football players, their career, their life in field and their historic wins.
David BeckhamDavid Beckham

02 May 1975

Raheem SterlingRaheem Sterling

08 December 1994

Harry KaneHarry Kane

28 July 1993

Gareth BaleGareth Bale

16 July 1989

Marcus RashfordMarcus Rashford

31 October 1997

Wayne RooneyWayne Rooney

24 October 1985

Peter CrouchPeter Crouch

30 January 1981

Steven GerrardSteven Gerrard

30 May 1980

Jesse LingardJesse Lingard

15 December 1992

Gary LinekerGary Lineker

30 November 1960

Alan ShearerAlan Shearer

13 August 1970

Frank LampardFrank Lampard

20 June 1978

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Jamie VardyJamie Vardy

11 January 1987

Dele AlliDele Alli

11 April 1996

Paul ScholesPaul Scholes

16 November 1974

George BestGeorge Best

22 May 1946

Vinnie JonesVinnie Jones

05 January 1965

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Ross BarkleyRoss Barkley

05 December 1993

Daniel SturridgeDaniel Sturridge

01 September 1989

Joe HartJoe Hart

19 April 1987

Alex IwobiAlex Iwobi

03 May 1996

Sam AllardyceSam Allardyce

19 October 1954

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Ryan SessegnonRyan Sessegnon

18 May 2000

Emile HeskeyEmile Heskey

11 January 1978

Bill ShanklyBill Shankly

02 September 1913

Leighton BainesLeighton Baines

11 December 1984

Ray WilkinsRay Wilkins

14 September 1956

Billy WingroveBilly Wingrove

15 November 1982

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Barry VenisonBarry Venison

16 August 1964

Gordon BanksGordon Banks

30 December 1937

Brendan RodgersBrendan Rodgers

26 January 1973

Aaron RamseyAaron Ramsey

26 December 1990

David SeamanDavid Seaman

19 September 1963

James MilnerJames Milner

04 January 1986

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Ashley ColeAshley Cole

20 December 1980

Robbie FowlerRobbie Fowler

09 April 1975

Jermain DefoeJermain Defoe

07 October 1982

Michael OwenMichael Owen

14 December 1979

Scott ParkerScott Parker

13 October 1980

Ashley YoungAshley Young

09 July 1985

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John TerryJohn Terry

07 December 1980

Jordan HendersonJordan Henderson

17 June 1990

Billy McNeillBilly McNeill

02 March 1940

Troy DeeneyTroy Deeney

29 June 1988

Ian WrightIan Wright

03 November 1963

Rio FerdinandRio Ferdinand

07 November 1978

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Paul IncePaul Ince

21 October 1967

Harry RedknappHarry Redknapp

02 March 1947

Gary NevilleGary Neville

18 February 1975

Paul GascoignePaul Gascoigne

27 May 1967

Kyle WalkerKyle Walker

28 May 1990

Chris SmallingChris Smalling

22 November 1989

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Wayne BridgeWayne Bridge

05 August 1980

Jamie RedknappJamie Redknapp

25 June 1973

Patrick BamfordPatrick Bamford

05 September 1993

Kenny DalglishKenny Dalglish

04 March 1951

Luke ShawLuke Shaw

12 July 1995

Roy HodgsonRoy Hodgson

09 August 1947

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Graeme SounessGraeme Souness

06 May 1953

Jack RodwellJack Rodwell

11 March 1991

Danny DrinkwaterDanny Drinkwater

05 March 1990

Joey BartonJoey Barton

02 September 1982

Bobby CharltonBobby Charlton

11 October 1937

Teddy SheringhamTeddy Sheringham

02 April 1966

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Andy ColeAndy Cole

15 October 1971

Andy ColeAndy Cole

15 October 1971

Gareth BarryGareth Barry

23 February 1981

Brian CloughBrian Clough

21 March 1935

Darren FletcherDarren Fletcher

01 February 1984

Joe ColeJoe Cole

08 November 1981

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Steve BruceSteve Bruce

31 December 1960

Steve McManamanSteve McManaman

11 February 1972

Ian RushIan Rush

20 October 1961

Sol CampbellSol Campbell

18 September 1974

Kevin KeeganKevin Keegan

14 February 1951

Danny WelbeckDanny Welbeck

26 November 1990

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Peter ShiltonPeter Shilton

18 September 1949

Bobby MooreBobby Moore

12 April 1941

Andy CarrollAndy Carroll

06 January 1989