Famous players of the FIFA world cup 2018


The FIFA World Cup is an international football tournament that takes place every four years. It is contested by the men’s national teams of the member countries of FIFA, the sport’s global governing body. The tournament is the most prestigious in the sport and attracts top players from all over the world. This year’s edition will be held in Russia from June 14 to July 15.

As we eagerly await the start of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, let’s take a look at some of the most famous players who will be taking part in the tournament.

1. Lionel Messi (Argentina)

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Messi is widely considered to be one of the best footballers in the world and is often compared to Diego Maradona, another Argentine legend. Messi has won the FIFA Ballon d’Or a record five times and is the only player to have won it in consecutive years. He has also won the European Golden Shoe four times. Messi plays for FC Barcelona and is the captain of the Argentine national team.

2. Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal)

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Ronaldo is often considered Messi’s main rival for the title of best footballer in the world. He is a prolific goalscorer and has won the Ballon d’Or three times. Ronaldo plays for the Spanish club Real Madrid and is the captain of the Portuguese national team.

3. Neymar (Brazil)

Neymar is one of the most exciting young players in the world. He has already won a FIFA World Cup, scoring the winning goal in the 2014 final against Germany. Neymar plays for FC Barcelona and is the captain of the Brazilian national team.

4. Luis Suarez (Uruguay)

Suarez is a controversial figure in the world of football but there is no denying his talent. He is a gifted goalscorer and was named FIFA’s Player of the Year in 2014. Suarez plays for FC Barcelona and is the captain of the Uruguayan national team.

5. Gareth Bale (Wales)

Bale is a Wales international and one of the most successful British footballers of all time. He has won the UEFA Champions League twice and was named the PFA Players’ Player of the Year in 2013. Bale plays for the Spanish club Real Madrid.

6. James Rodriguez (Colombia)

Rodriguez is one of the stars of Colombian football and played a key role in their run to the quarter-finals of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. He was named the tournament’s best player and won the Golden Boot as the top scorer. Rodriguez plays for Bayern Munich on loan from Real Madrid.

7. Eden Hazard (Belgium)

Hazard is a Belgian international and one of the most exciting players in the world. He is known for his dribbling ability and has been named the PFA Players’ Player of the Year twice. Hazard plays for Chelsea and is the captain of the Belgian national team.

8. Mbappe (France)

Mbappe is a French international and one of the most promising young players in the world. He played a key role in France’s victory at the 2018 FIFA World Cup and was named the Best Young Player of the tournament. Mbappe plays for Paris Saint-Germain and is the captain of the French national team.

9. Sergio Aguero (Argentina)

Aguero is an Argentine international and one of the best strikers in the world. He has won the Premier League title twice and was named the PFA Players’ Player of the Year in 2014. Aguero plays for Manchester City.

10. Harry Kane (England)

Kane is an English international and one of the best strikers in the world. He has won the Premier League title twice and was named the PFA Players’ Player of the Year in 2016. Kane plays for Tottenham Hotspur.

11. Neymar (Brazil)

Neymar is one of the most exciting young players in the world. He has already won a FIFA World Cup, scoring the winning goal in the 2014 final against Germany. Neymar plays for FC Barcelona and is the captain of the Brazilian national team.

12. Luis Suarez (Uruguay)

Suarez is a controversial figure in the world of football but there is no denying his talent. He is a gifted goalscorer and was named FIFA’s Player of the Year in 2014. Suarez plays for FC Barcelona and is the captain of the Uruguayan national team.

Conclusion:

These are just some of the best footballers in the world. There are many other great players out there, but these are some of the most notable ones. If you’re a fan of football, then you’ll enjoy watching these players in action.

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