Football is one of the most appreciated sports in the world. The proffessional football players win a lot of money and practice a lot every day, because they have to be the best. It is a matter of talent, but mainly of hard work.
10. Yaya Toure
Gnégnéri Yaya Touré (born 13 May 1983), commonly known as Yaya Touré, is an Ivorian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Manchester City and the Ivory Coast national team.
9. Robert Lewandowski
Robert Lewandowski (born 21 August 1988) is a Polish footballer who plays as striker for the German Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the Polish national team. Lewandowski started his career at Varsovia Warsaw, where as a teen he played for seven years.
8. Franck Ribery
Franck Henry Pierre Ribéry (born 7 April 1983) is a French international footballer who plays for German club Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga and for the France national team. He primarily plays as a winger, preferably on the left side although being right-footed, and is known for pace, energy, skill and precise passing.
7. Radamel Falcao
Radamel Falcao García Zárate (10 February 1986), commonly known simply as Radamel Falcao, Falcao García or Falcao in South America, is a Colombian football striker, who plays for AS Monaco in the French Ligue 1 and represents the Colombia national football team. He is sometimes nicknamed as El Tigre (Spanish for The Tiger) and King of the Europa League.
Xavier “Xavi” Hernández i Creus (born 25 January 1980), is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder for FC Barcelona and the Spanish national football team. Xavi came through La Masia, the Barcelona youth academy, at the age of 11. He made his first-team debut against RCD Mallorca on 18 August 1998.
5. Andres Iniesta
Andrés Iniesta Luján (born 11 May 1984) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder for FC Barcelona and the Spain national team. Iniesta came through La Masia, the Barcelona youth academy—after an early emigration from his birthplace and impressed from an early age.
4. Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro,OIH (born 5 February 1985), known asCristiano Ronaldo, is a Portuguese footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club Real Madrid and captains the Portugal national team. He became the most expensive footballer in history when he moved from Manchester United to Real Madrid in 2009 in a transfer worth £80 million (€94 million/$131.6 million).
3. Lionel Messi
Lionel Andrés Messi (born 24 June 1987) is an Argentine footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Argentina national team. He serves as the captain of his country’s national football team. By the age of 21, Messi had received Ballon d’Or and FIFA World Player of the Year nominations.
2. Mesut Ozil
Mesut Özil (born 15 October 1988) is a German footballer who plays for Premier League club Arsenal and the German national team. Özil has been a youth national team member since 2006, and a member of the German national team since 2009.
1. Sergio Aguero
Sergio Leonel “Kun” Agüero del Castillo (born 2 June 1988) is an Argentine footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club Manchester City and the Argentina national team. On 5 July 2003, he became the youngest player to debut in the Argentine Primera División at 15 years and 35 days, breaking the record previously established byDiego Maradona in 1976.