Javier Saviola was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Dec. 11, 1981. As a world class footballer, his distinguished competitive advantages are speed, dribbling and ability of score. As a retired professional footballer of the Argentina national football team, he also has worked for Barcelona and Real Madrid, reaching splendid achievements and winning great success. He scored 70 goals in 196 games during the course of eight seasons.
Saviola began catching attention from loyal football fans and spectators from all over the world by distinguished performance at the FIFA U-20 World Cup. For outstanding performances at the 2004 Copa América, his team entered into the final successfully. In 2006, Javier Saviola represented Argentina at the World Cup, also a winner of the 2006 World Cup. After several years, he took off Argentina football shirt to resume club career. Saviola won respects of people from all over the world, turning to be an extremely good football player of the country.
Falcão was born in Abelardo Luz, Brazil on Oct. 16, 1953. As a professional football player of Brazil, he was known for elegant style, creativity and personal ability. Played as a midfielder, he was widely regarded as one of the greatest footballer of his generation, making great contributions to his team.
Affected by his father – a professional footballer having capped for the Colombia national football team seven times, Falcão showed interests in football despite rejection from his farther. He transferred to a football academies for better learning of football. At the age of 15, he was brought to the River Plate, practicing and preparing for major games.
Played as a professional midfielder of the national football team, Falcão represented Brazil at numerous football competitions. After took off Brazil football shirt, he became the coach of Brazil national football team from 1990 to 1991. In 2004, he was list into the 125 Greatest Living Footballers by Pelé for great contributions and great success in football field.
Jean-Marie Pfaff was born in Lebbeke, Belgium on Dec. 4, 1953. As a professional goalkeeper of Belgium, he represented Belgium football shirt for 64 times, also a member who has participated in the 1982 FIFA World Cup and 1986 FIFA World Cup.
After retirement of legendary goalkeeper – Die Katze von Anzing, FC Bayern München was always finding a successor to advance its strength. Although with strong support of some competent footballers, FC Bayern München could cope with domestic fierce competitions narrowly while it was defeated at European major competitions. Under this condition, a distinguished goalkeeper was a badly needed at that time. After three-year retirement of Die Katze von Anzing, Bayern found an excellent goalkeeper –Jean-Marie Pfaff.
On the basis of strong body, agility, speed and precise determination, he could always solving threatens from rivals at the very beginning. Pfaff was list into the top 125 greatest living footballers by Pelé in 2004. After took off Belgium football kit, he claims a place in the Royal Belgium Football Association until now.
Peter Schmeichel was born in Gladsaxe, Denmark on Nov. 18, 1963. He was widely considered as one of the successful footballers of his generation. Played as a goalkeeper of the Denmark national football team, he participated in many domestic and abroad competitions, winning numerous accolades and trophies for the team. On the basis of amazing performances on football fields and arduous efforts paid by him, he was appointed as the captain, pulling on Denmark football shirt and played for his country. Besides Euro 1992, he has participated in the 1998 FIFA World Cup and European Championship three times.
Except for worked for national football team, he was also sought after among many well-known football clubs, including Gladsaxe Hero, Hvidovre, Brøndby, Sporting CP, Aston Villa and Manchester City. During his playing career at clubs, he claimed 24 awards from 1981 to 2003. All splendid achievements above are best illustration of his raw talents and arduous efforts. Having experienced numerous competitions and as the winner of countless games, he won the respects from domestic and abroad spectators.
Roberto Carlos was born in Garça, São Paulo, Brazil on Apr. 10, 1973. He was widely considered as one of the greatest footballers of his generation. For obvious powerful shot and raw talent when he was young, he joined the Uniao Sao Joao in hometown. Known for speed, bending free kicks, stamina, rich experience and crossing ability, he was awarded the name of “The Bullet Man”. In 1992, he started playing career in Brazil national football team, beginning the journey fight for Brazil squad in Brazil football shirt.
Roberto Carlos played for the Brazil national football team for 125 times, winning 11 goals. In 1997, he was listed on the second place of the FIFA World Player of the Year. And in 2004, he became a member of the FIFA 100 for outstanding performance on football fields as the best left backs in history. Having participated in many international competitions on behalf of Brazil, he won respects of Brazilian football fans for amazing performance on football fields and arduous efforts he had paid.