Three Great Players Who Won The World Cup, Ballon d'Or and The UEFA Champions League


Winning every trophy in football and having some individual achievements is the most difficult thing for a player in his career. Great players like Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have won every trophy at club level and also individual awards like the Ballon d'Or but they are yet to win the World Cup.

There is also the likes of Andres Iniesta and Xavi Hernandez who won every trophy in their careers including the World Cup but they never won the Ballon d'Or. There are only a few players in football who won all these trophies and the Ballon d'Or.

Ricardo Kaka

The retired Brazilian star is one of the best players in the 2000s who famously played as an attacking midfielder. His career was greatly successful when he was in AC Milan when he won the UEFA Champions League and the Ballon d'Or in 2007.

The great playmaker later made a move to his dream club Real Madrid where his career made a huge turn around flopping at Santiago Bernabeu facing a lot of injury crises. He was among the Brazilian team that won the 2002 FIFA World Cup and also had some other great personal accolades.

Zinedine Zidane

The former Real Madrid and Juventus man is known as one of the most successful playmakers in the world. The star won every major trophy at Real Madrid and with his country France. He was famous for his vision in midfield, creativity and passing abilities.

Zidane won the 1998 Ballon d'Or when playing at Juventus after winning them the Champions League which also saw him being named FIFA world player of the year. Zidane has been recently regarded as one of the most successful managers after winning three Champions League titles in a row.

Ronaldinho Gaucho

Ronaldinho is regarded as one greatest player of all time and the best of his generation. He mostly played as an attacking midfielder and sometimes as a winger. Gaucho used was known for his dribbling abilities, technical skill, feints, trickery and very good in no-look passes.

He won every available trophy in football at both a club and international level which saw him win most individual accolades including the Ballon d'Or and FIFA World Player of the year. He won the Ballon d'Or while playing for Barcelona in 2005 and he was the player who brought glorious days at Barcelona.


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